Frederick Douglass Youth Citizens Academy offers students hands-on experience in city government

The Youth Citizens Academy is a joint, pilot project between the council office of Angela Evans, 6th District Councilmember, and Frederick Douglass High School to provide students with a hands-on look at the functions of city government. They YCA’s first event will be a two-day Fire and Emergency Services Field Day on Nov. 20 and 21 on the Frederick Douglass High School campus. This inaugural event...

UK College of Communication and Information names four to National Advisory Board

The University of Kentucky College of Communication and Information recently added four new members to its National Advisory Board: Angela Evans, Larry Forester, Lois Mateus and Peggy Noe Stevens. The college’s National Advisory Board serves as an external advisory body to Dean Dan O’Hair. Members of the board have attained prominence in their respective careers and are chosen for their value in...

Local League of Women Voters host three public forums for candidates before primary

The League of Women Voters in Lexington elect officers on an annual basis. The 2013-14 officers are, from left to right: First Vice President Cindy Heine, President Tammy Fagley, Secretary Lynne Flynn, Second Vice President Karen Anderson and Treasurer Steve Senft. (Photo from LWV)   The League of Women Voters is preparing the public for the May 20 primary election among candidates for the 6th...