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Vandals strike at Health Department office, urgent treatment building

Message appears to be motivated by Covid sentiments.

“False Positives” spray painted on the side of a Walgreens’ COVID testing site

A coronavirus testing site in Lexington has been hit with graffiti.

Four sentenced for graffiti in the Daniel Boone National Forest

Four people are sentenced for spraying graffiti on recreation areas around the Daniel Boone National Forest.

Park officials recommend banning spray paint sales to minors

Park officials in Kentucky's largest city are recommending that council members consider banning the sale of spray paint to people who are under age 21 in an effort to fight graffiti.

Man arrested in connection with vandalism case

Morehead police have arrested and charged a man for allegedly painting racist graffiti near MSU in September

Straight Talk with Ray the D.A. – Graffiti Removal Program

 Jail trustees spend many community service hours to help rid Lexington and Fayette County of graffiti. 

Graffiti found at 2 Lexington schools

Fayette County School System is investigating graffiti found over the weekend at Henry Clay high School and Breckinridge Elementary.

Forest Service reports increased graffiti at Red River Gorge

A release from the Forest Service says that, while most visitors come to the Red River Gorge to enjoy its natural beauty and admire the towering rock features that extend across this scenic landscape, a growing number are coming to deface and vandalize in moments what took Mother Nature centuries to create.

UPDATE: Teens Charged With State Park Vandalism

Three teenagers were charged in connection to recent vandalism at Old Ford Harrod State Park in Mercer County that resulted in the death of a sheep, according to Harrodsburg Police.

KSP: ATV, Truck, Trailer Fire Being Investigated as Arson

Arson investigators are looking into a fire that occurred at a home on Knifley Road in Adair County.

Work Begins on Trinity Gay Mural

Monday night work started on the mural of 15-year-old Trinity Gay. It has been about a month since Gay was shot to death outside Cookout in downtown Lexington. It had a big impact on the community. Many vowed to do what they could to end gun violence in Lexington. One artist is taking that promise to the next level, permanently painting it at Whitaker Bank Ball Park.

“Pass the Baton” mural in the works to honor Trinity Gay

Graffiti artist Dani Greene has big ideas for a new mural she plans to paint on the side of Whitaker Bank Ballpark.

Graffiti found on Squires Elementary, nearby neighborhood

Fayette County Public Schools has confirmed that someone vandalized Squires Elementary overnight.

Police investigate after park vandalized

Police are investigating after Anderson Co. Park workers found graffiti painted in multiple places around the park.

US tourist run over in Puerto Rico after graffiti incident

Police in Puerto Rico say a 27-year-old tourist from Kentucky has died after being hit by a car while running away from a graffiti mural he was painting.

Officials investigate threat discovered in school’s bathroom

Lincoln County School officials are investigating after they say a threatening message was discovered at one of the district's schools.

Eastern Kentucky University classes to resume after threat

Classes are scheduled to resume at Eastern Kentucky University after being cancelled for much of last week due to a threatening message found on campus.

Student arrested after threat found at Union College

Police in Barbourville arrested a student after finding a threat written on the wall of a library rest room at Union College.

EKU interviewing persons of interest for bathroom stall graffiti threat

Eastern Kentucky University has cancelled classes Wednesday and Thursday because of threatening graffiti they found on a bathroom stall earlier this week.

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