The statue of Gen. John Hunt Morgan outside the old Fayette County Courthouse was erected in 1911 as part of a Confederate memorial movement throughout the South.
The statue of Gen. John Hunt Morgan outside the old Fayette County Courthouse was erected in 1911 as part of a Confederate memorial movement throughout the South. Tom Eblen teblen@herald-leader.com
The statue of Gen. John Hunt Morgan outside the old Fayette County Courthouse was erected in 1911 as part of a Confederate memorial movement throughout the South. Tom Eblen teblen@herald-leader.com

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Tom Eblen

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Tom Eblen is a columnist for the Lexington Herald-Leader who writes about life, people and issues in Lexington and Kentucky. A Lexington native, Eblen was the Herald-Leader's managing editor from 1998 to 2008.