Mayor Jim Gray, Councilman James Brown and Geraldine Sykes unveil sign for Harry Sykes Way. Sykes was the city’s first black city commissioner. He served five terms, and was a mayor pro tem and vice mayor. He also was a cofounder of the Lexington Urban League. Beth Musgrave bmusgrave@herald-leader.com
Mayor Jim Gray, Councilman James Brown and Geraldine Sykes unveil sign for Harry Sykes Way. Sykes was the city’s first black city commissioner. He served five terms, and was a mayor pro tem and vice mayor. He also was a cofounder of the Lexington Urban League. Beth Musgrave bmusgrave@herald-leader.com

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January 13, 2017 1:01 PM

Trailblazer Harry Sykes gets Lexington street named after him

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