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Erik Daniels and Ravi Moss organize BLM march this weekend

LEXINGTON, KY (WTVQ)- Former Kentucky Wildcats Erik Daniels and Ravi Moss are putting together a march this weekend to raise awareness for the Black...

Young people lead protest march in downtown Lexington

A younger generation led a protest march through the streets of downtown Lexington on Tuesday night.

Lexington Police officers join protesters during march downtown

This is the fourth night in a row protesters have marched through downtown, chanting, carrying signs and demanding an end to racial injustice.

Coronavirus could cause issues for NCAA Tournament

The National College Players Association is asking the NCAA to consider removing the audience from the stands during tournament games because of the looming...

Keeneland holding job fair on Saturday

Keeneland is preparing for a year that includes the return of the Breeders' Cup World Championships. 

Hundreds take part in freedom march in Lexington

Across the country people are taking part in commemorating the life of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Lexington group marches for women’s, human rights

Women and men gathered Sunday at Lexington's dowtown courthouse to march for women's rights.

UPDATE: Twitter suspends account that helped spread video of KY students

A Native American involved in an encounter between white teenagers and a black religious sect outside the Lincoln Memorial last week says he wants to meet with the students involved.

New Kentucky driver’s licenses coming in March

Kentucky says it will begin issuing new driver's licenses in March.

WATCH: “My Brother’s Burden March” comes to Ky

Firefighters go to work every day to protect the lives of others. Now, they're walking to raise awareness and call on the government to help save theirs.

Group walks 22 miles to bring awareness to veteran suicide

On this Memorial Day, a group of current military service members as well as veterans loaded on 22 pounds of gear and walked 22 miles, all to bring awareness to the 22 veterans on average who commit suicide every day.

Family of murdered 6-year-old calls for change

Despite the persistent rain, dozens of supporters of Logan Tipton came out to march together into the Woodford County Courthouse, showing their support for the Tipton family and bring awareness to a new law the family is trying to get passed.

Hundreds rally in Lexington

Students, teachers, and parents gathered Saturday to stand up for school safety.

Join local organizations in saying no more to school violence

Students and organization to hold march and sit-in in response to Florida shooting.

“Weird Al” Yankovic coming to Lexington

Comedy recording artist "Weird Al" Yankovic is scheduled to appear at the Lexington Opera House next March.

UPDATE: March bank robbery suspect arrested

A man wanted in connection to a bank robbery in Lexington last March was arrested Wednesday after running from officers and U.S. Marshals, according to Lexington Police.

Protesters march through downtown Lexington against EPA head Scott Pruitt

About a hundred people protested in Triangle Park because EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt was scheduled to speak to the Kentucky Association of Manufacturers at the Lexington Center.

Kentucky’s jobless rate stays at 5 percent in March

Kentucky officials say the state's unemployment rate stayed at 5 percent in March, which was unchanged from the prior month.

Civil rights icon John Lewis to speak at Berea commencement

A Georgia congressman who joined Martin Luther King Jr. in the historic Selma march will speak at Berea College's commencement ceremony next month.

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Lexington’s mayor recommends using federal money to create police review board

Mayor Linda Gorton recommended spending $50,000 in CARES Act money to pay for a consultant to properly create a police review board. 
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Racist internet trolls interrupt as council gives preliminary approval to rename Lexington park

An Urban County Council discussion Tuesday night, on renaming a Lexington park once used to sell slaves, was interrupted by racist trolls.
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Group behind white power flyers says they’re not hateful, Rabbi disagrees

Over the weekend some people in Central Kentucky received white supremacy flyers at their homes.

Keeneland catalogs 4,272 Yearlings for 2020 September Sale

The prestigious auction will offer online bidding and expanded phone bidding for those buyers participating remotely.