William Pomeroy got into a fight over a $3,500 inheritance with his girlfriend, took a nickel-plated .357 handgun from her, then shot her with it several times, a Lexington police detective testified Thursday.
Two members of the Prichard Committee Student Voice Team on Monday asked the Fayette County school board to allow a student elected by their peers to have a seat on the Fayette County Board of Education.
The Lexington council began making changes Tuesday to Mayor Jim Gray’s $345 million proposed budget, which includes $7 million for a youth sports complex on city-owned property on 130 acres near New Circle and Versailles roads.
The hotel and motel tax in Fayette County will increase to 9.5 percent in September. The 2.5 percentage point increase will help pay for a $250 million overhaul and expansion of the Lexington Convention Center.