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Lafayette High School student wins honorable mention prize in C-SPAN’s national competition

C-SPAN has announced that Michael Lozovoy, a student at Lafayette High School in Lexington, has won an honorable mention prize in C-SPAN’s national 2019 StudentCam competition. Lozovoy will receive $250 for the documentary, “Americans at Birth,” about birthright citizenship. Each year since 2006, C-SPAN partners with its local cable television providers in communities nationwide to invite...

Mary Todd Lincoln, Lexington home to be
featured on C-SPAN’s ‘First Ladies’ series

Mary Todd Lincoln was a Lexington native. (Photo from MTL House)   The C-SPAN series First Ladies: Influence and Image will feature a 90-minute program on Lexington native Mary Todd Lincoln Monday, April 22, at 9pm. The two-season original series examines the private lives of the first ladies and their years in the White House.   In preparation for the show, C-SPAN filmed in Lexington last...