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Compassionate Lexington sells MLK yard signs in support of free book program

Community organization Compassionate Lexington is selling yard signs in honor of an activists' daughter.

Two men fall five stories after scaffolding collapses in Lexington

The men were saved by their safety equipment and rescued by Lexington firefighters.

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.

LPD: Man robbed by acquaintance during argument

Lexington Police are looking for a man accused of taking a backpack with money in it during an argument with someone he knows on Monday night.

Hundreds participate in freedom march

The cold weather didn't stop hundreds of people from marching more than a mile in honor of Martin Luther King Jr.

New study: Ky. 4th most racially integrated state

Kentucky has been named the 4th most racially integrated state, according to a new study.

You can now read a book on a book, or is it a bench?

Grab your favorite book and head on out to one of the benches.

Sanitation workers honor Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Mayor Jim Gray declared Wednesday P.R.I.D.E. Day, in honor of Dr. King and the city's sanitation workers.

Pastor recalls anger in Lexington after MLK assassination

It's the 50th anniversary of the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. 

Remembering Martin Luther King Jr.

"The function of education is to teach one to think intensively and to think critically. Intelligence plus character - that is the goal of true education." Martin Luther King, Jr.

Fayette Co. students receive awards for MLK Day

A Dunbar senior received a statewide leadership award and Morton students swept a local MLK essay contest.

Chef Talley hosting free community breakfast for MLK Jr. Day

Chef Love Talley is hosting a free breakfast for the community on Martin Luther King Jr. Day. From 6 a.m. to 9 a.m. on January 15, 2018 Chef Talley will serve the meal at 1479 Boardwalk Lexington, Ky 40511. 

Thousands march in Lexington on MLK Jr. Day

Thousands of Lexingtonians marched the streets of downtown, each with a different appearance, sign, or word but all with the same message; one of remembrance of the late Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

UPDATE: LPD says fatal stabbing may have been self-defense

The Fayette County Coroner says a man has died after a fight Wednesday night on North Martin Luther King Boulevard that involved a gun and a knife.

Actor Danny Glover speaking at King Day event in Lexington

Actor Danny Glover will be the keynote speaker for next month's Martin Luther King Jr. Day celebration in Lexington.

Early morning house fire ruled arson by investigators

Arson investigators say someone set a home on fire on MLK in Lexington early Saturday morning.

Lexington’s MLK Walk for Equality

Events began early Monday morning in Lexington with the annual Unity Breakfast then came the Freedom March Downtown.

March On UK Campus Honors Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

As MLK Day approaches, the University of Kentucky is highlighting his legacy and trying to keep his dream alive.

Parades, Marches And Service Projects To Honor MLK

The nation paused to remember Martin Luther King Jr. Monday with parades, marches and service projects.

Lexington Celebrates MLK Day And Inauguration

Hundreds gathered downtown to celebrate both the life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and the inauguration of President Barack Obama Monday morning.

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