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Lexington Mayor called out during community meeting

Lexington Mayor Linda Gorton was called out Tuesday night during B.U.I.L.D.'s annual Nehemiah Action Assembly, a gathering of about 2,000 people from 26 congregations, working toward making Lexington safer and healthier.

Lightfoot says Chicago mayoral victory means ‘a city reborn’

Chicago Mayor-elect Lori Lightfoot’s resounding victory was a clear call for change at City Hall and a historic repudiation of the old-style, insider politics that have long defined the nation’s third-largest city.
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Lexington Mayor gives her first State of the City Address

Linda Gorton has only been in office for 17 days and today, she gave her first state of the merged government address.

New mayor urges Lexington to keep dreaming big in inauguration address

A new Lexington mayor was inaugurated Sunday.

Mayor-Elect names key staff members

Mayor-Elect Linda Gorton has named part of her leadership team.

Kentucky town mourns its first female mayor, Lucy Lou, a dog

The Enquirer reports Rabbit Hash's first female mayor, Lucy Lou, died September 10.
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WATCH: Lexington mayoral candidates discuss city’s hot topics

Lexington's former police chief and former vice mayor took the stage at 21-C Museum Hotel Wednesday night, in the first of several mayoral forums.

MetroNet joins Mayor Jim Gray to officially activate the City of Lexington

MetroNet is celebrating the official activation of its 100% fiber optic internet, TV and phone services in the City of Lexington at a grand opening ceremony at the company’s new retail location on West Tiverton Way.
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Fire destroys 79-year-old Perryville business

An early morning fire Tuesday has destroyed a 79-year-old Perryville business. 

Somerset mayor cited in hit-and-run accident involving juvenile

Kentucky State Police say Somerset mayor Eddie Girdler hit a juvenile on a bike Sunday then left the accident scene.

City celebrates ‘A Chorus Line’ with The LEXington Theatre Company

Mayor Jim Gray has celebrated The LEXington Theatre Company’s fourth season during rehearsals for A Chorus Line, which opens later this week at the Lexington Opera House.

Mayor Jim Gray asks for review of “what went wrong” with city fireworks

Mayor Jim Gray and many other people are not happy with the Lexington firework show.

Mayor of Eddyville dies in Lexington

Nancy Slaton, the mayor of Eddyville, passed away suddenly in Lexington Friday.

Polls officially open in Eastern Kentucky

Polls opened at 6 a.m. for Kentuckians to cast their votes for the 2018 Primary Election.
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Lexington mayoral candidates square off in forum

As we get closer to the primary election, candidates in all races are picking up the pace trying to get their voices heard.

Kentucky city council impeaches mayor of 3 years

A Kentucky city council has voted to impeach its mayor of three years.
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Mayor selects Joe Smith as new 2nd District councilmember

Lexington Mayor Jim Gray chose Joe Smith as the new councilmember for the 2nd District.
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LEXserv billing comes home; saves $400,000 a year

LEXserv bills will now be processed in Lexington, a move that will save the city about $400,000 a year, while also creating six new jobs.
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New director of Homelessness Office named

Mayor Jim Gray has named Polly Ruddick Director of the Office of Homelessness Prevention and Intervention.
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Lexington looking to pass new ordinance to combat panhandling

Lexington's Urban County Council is trying to pass a new ordinance that looks to decrease panhandling in the city.

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