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Caucus suggests woman replace Davis statue

Group lists eight potential candidates

Crews remove confederate John B. Castleman statue in Louisville

A controversial confederate statue has come down in Louisville.

Confederate statue to be moved in Danville

A Confederate statue in Danville will be moved.

Unveiling at Annual Secretariat Festival

Two horse racing legends will be honored in Lexington with a permanent statue, unveiled Saturday at the Annual Secretariat Festival at Keeneland. 

First black female White House reporter gets Newseum statue

The first black woman to be credentialed to cover the White House is getting a statue in the Newseum.

War statue dedicated at Kentucky Horse Park

A monument of the mare was unveiled Saturday afternoon at the Kentucky Horse Park.

Group protests removal of plaque on Jefferson Davis statue

A group is protesting the decision the Historic Properties Commission made to take down the plaque on a historical monument in the State Capitol. 

First female statue at Kentucky’s Capitol

The Capitol will soon have its first life-sized statue of a woman next year.

Panel: Remove plaque that calls Jefferson Davis ‘hero’

A panel of historic properties advisers in Kentucky has recommended removing a plaque from a statue of Jefferson Davis that identifies the only president of the Confederacy as a "patriot, hero, statesman."

Kentucky city debates moving Confederate statue

A tense public debate is ongoing in a Kentucky city about whether to move a statue of Confederate Gen. Lloyd Tilghman.

African-American leaders call governor to remove Jefferson Davis statue

More than a hundred people packed into the state capitol rotunda this morning, to rally for the removal of the Jefferson Davis statue.

The history of the statues and where they are placed

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) - The Urban County Council vote on the future of two confederate statues outside the former Fayette County courthouse. The council...

NAACP renews fight to remove Jefferson Davis statue from state capitol

After Lexington's Urban County Council unanimously passed a resolution last night to move two confederate statues that currently stand near the historic old courthouse downtown, many groups across the state are pushing to get other confederate statues removed including one in the state capitol rotunda.

Breckinridge descendant supports moving statue in Lexington

Descendant of John C Breckinridge supports the relocation of his statue from downtown Lexington, according to a letter shared by Mayor Jim Gray.  

UPDATE: City OKs step to remove Confederate statues

Lexington's Urban County Council on Tuesday took the first step toward removing two Confederate statues from the lawn of a former courthouse downtown.

Statue of Kentucky Derby-winning horse stolen in Indiana

Southern Indiana police are investigating the theft of a life-size statue of a horse that won the 1901 Kentucky Derby.

Pikeville to unveil statue to honor former Gov. Paul Patton

Former Kentucky Gov. Paul Patton is being honored with a statue in his eastern Kentucky hometown.

Statue damaged at Lexington church

A local church says one of its statues was badly damaged and they don't know if it can be fixed.

Cigar memorial statue to be unveiled at Hall of Champions

The Kentucky Horse Park will unveil a new memorial statue dedicated to the great Thoroughbred champion Cigar next Tuesday.

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