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    Photo of heron captures first place in show

    Dr. Michael Huang, an internal medicine physician in Lexington, won first place with his photo, Blue Heron at Daybreak, in the Hit Me With Your Best Shot photo show at Gallery 104 in La Grange. Show judges Deane Patton and Phil Wakeman of Dawghouse Photography said, “ We chose Dr. Huang&#...


    Fifth-grader named National Young Achiever of the Year

    Graham Wilson, an Athens-Chilesburg Elementary fifth-grader, has been named National Young Achiever of the Year in St. Louis by the International Leadership Network. Kamilah Ragland, a fifth-grader at Tates Creek Elementary School; Kacie Hughes, an eighth-grader at Edythe J. Hayes Middle School; ...


    Alzheimer's program planned for Thursday

    The Basics: Memory Loss, Dementia and Alzheimer's disease, an introduction, will explore what people should know about memory loss issues and what they mean. The program will be from 2 to 4 p.m. Thursday at the Lexington Public Library's Beaumont branch, 3080 Fieldstone Way. To register, call 1-...


    Fundraiser earns $4,000 for CancerLink

    The Suburban Woman's Club of Lexington recently held its Celebration of Hope fundraiser at Keeneland. Proceeds of $4,000 benefitted Kentucky CancerLink. The funds will enable CancerLink to help Kentuckians who have been diagnosed with cancer or who need cancer screenings.


    Merlene Davis: Play about Alzheimer's seeks to make us more aware, aid research

    Forget Me Not is an urban theater play, the genre in which Tyler Perry became famous, that shows the funny, sad and frustrating emotions that caregivers and family members experience when the patriarch becomes lost in Alzheimer's. The play is on tour, stopping in Lexington at the Lyric Theatre & ...


    Zach Pickard at 7: Despite progeria, he is a 'champion'

    Zach Pickard sits next to the cage of his beloved guinea pig KC, singing the song of his favorite group, Queen: "We Are The Champions." Zach, the Lexington child who has the rare premature-aging disorder progeria, is now 7 years old and ready to enter the second grade at Stonewall Elementary School...


    Fayette County notes: July 22

    Community news, awards and events in Fayette County.


    Lex-Care: July 2

    Established in 1987, Lex-Care is a non-profit organization that addresses the unmet needs of the community through emergency funding, in-kind assistance and education in partnership with other agencies.


    Jessamine County notes: July 22

    Community news, awards and events in Jessamine County.


    Education notes: July 22

    Education news of interest in Central Kentucky.

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