Lexington Civil War Statues

Confederate Statues Removed from Downtown Lexington

Oct 17, 2017
Josh Mers

Two statues of Confederate Civil War figures have been removed from the grounds of the historic Old Courthouse in downtown Lexington. 


    Two civil war related statues and a historical marker in downtown Lexington are at the center of a review.  The Urban County Arts Review Board heard from Mayor Jim Gray Wednesday.