Russ Hensley was interviewed after Lexington Mayor Jim Gray named him as the new Councilmember for the 12th district during an afternoon announcement ceremony in the Government Building in Lexington, Ky., Thursday, August 27, 2015. Hensley will replaces the late Ed Lane in the 12th district seat. Photo by Charles Bertram | Staff
Russ Hensley was interviewed after Lexington Mayor Jim Gray named him as the new Councilmember for the 12th district during an afternoon announcement ceremony in the Government Building in Lexington, Ky., Thursday, August 27, 2015. Hensley will replaces the late Ed Lane in the 12th district seat. Photo by Charles Bertram | Staff Herald-Leader
Russ Hensley was interviewed after Lexington Mayor Jim Gray named him as the new Councilmember for the 12th district during an afternoon announcement ceremony in the Government Building in Lexington, Ky., Thursday, August 27, 2015. Hensley will replaces the late Ed Lane in the 12th district seat. Photo by Charles Bertram | Staff Herald-Leader

Lexington mayor appoints political newcomer, business owner to 12th District council seat

August 27, 2015 03:35 PM

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