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Take Back Cheapside activists react 0:50

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Professional tree climbers show off skills in Lexington park 0:59

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'The time chooses us.' Highlights from Lexington council's vote to move statues 1:57

'The time chooses us.' Highlights from Lexington council's vote to move statues

Spectrum commercial had Lexington Mayor Jim Gray ready to stab his TV 0:50

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‘We are now homeless:’ Evicted Fayette County residents tell their stories 1:44

‘We are now homeless:’ Evicted Fayette County residents tell their stories

Crowd erupts in cheers after council votes to move Confederate statues 0:52

Crowd erupts in cheers after council votes to move Confederate statues

Lexington Cemetery 'steps up' to accept Confederate statues 1:21

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    Just past midnight Oct. 18, the statue of John Hunt Morgan was lifted by crane onto a flat-bed semi truck. The statue was one of two controversial Confederate monuments removed by the city of Lexington.