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Remembering the Many Roles of Phyllis George
Few women leave such an indelible mark on whatever they touch as Phyllis George. Born in Denton, Texas,..
Hometown Hero: Jon Parker
Jon Parker Executive Director of AVOL Kentucky As the Executive Director of AVOL Kentucky since 2015, Jon galvanizes a..
Hometown Hero: Dan Wu
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Hometown Hero: Bobby Murray
Bobby Murray Merrick Inn Bobby has shown relentless grace for his employees and his community. Not only does he..
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Charles Beach BSN, RN + CCRN at CHI Saint Joseph Health For his protection, Charles Beach, BSN, RN, CCRN,..
Hometown Hero: Marcella Morton
Marcella Morton Nurse Tech at UK Healthcare From a very early age, Marcella Morton has always wanted to help..
Hometown Hero: Travis Maupin
Travis Maupin Child Nutrition at Fayette County Public Schools Travis Maupin is the Cafeteria Manager at Cardinal Valley Elementary..
Hometown Hero: Casey Jackson
Casey Jackson ICU Nurse + Medical Disaster Relief Volunteer By the time that you read this, Casey Jackson will..
Hometown Heroes: Nourish Lexington Team
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Hometown Heroes: Rick & Tonya Parsons
Rick & Tonya Parsons Founders of Feed UK Hospitals It’s hard to know the best way we can help..
Hometown Hero: Jason Stouse
Jason Stouse Registered Nurse at UK Healthcare Jason Stouse is a registered nurse in the Cardiovascular Intensive Care Unit..
Hometown Heroes: Central Emergency Physicians
Central Emergency Physicians Mark Spanier, MD | Lee Irwin, MD | Eric Ruschman, MD Baptist Health Baptist Health Lexington’s emergency department..
Hometown Hero: Carol Stamper
Carol Stamper Nurse Carol is a 32 year veteran of emergency room nursing. She has seen every medical crisis..
Hometown Hero: Polly Ruddick
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Hometown Hero: Sarah Smitha
Sarah Smitha Founder of Front Yard Art Show It all started with a tongue in cheek post on Facebook...
Hometown Heroes: Carmen Wampler Collins & PCSO Staff
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Hometown Hero: Ashleigh Freda
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Hometown Hero: Becky Brown
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Hometown Heroes: Urgent Care Centers of Kentucky
Urgent Care Centers Of Kentucky The Urgent Care Centers have kept the operating hours the same as always,..
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Drive-through Testing Team Lexington Clinic Always up for a challenge to serve the greater good, the staff at Lexington..
Hometown Hero: Grace Gibbs
Grace Gibbs OBGYN + Commander in the National Guard Doctor Grace Gibbs is on the front lines in her..
Hometown Hero: Virginia Moore
Virginia Moore Executive Director at the Kentucky Commission on the Deaf and Hard of Hearing Despite all the amazing..
Meet Shevawn Akers
Shevawn Akers is the founder and owner of the Firefly Realty Group. She leads a team of..
Meet Weesner Properties
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Meet Teresa Blakeman
"A house is a home, but also an investment. I thrive on a good deal and will..
Meet Liz Hodge
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Meet Karen Angelucci
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The Life of a Kentucky Farmer
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The American Heart Association in Central Kentucky
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