Nucor, one of the world's largest steel producers, is coming to Davidson County where it will generate at least 180 jobs. Lexington will be home to a new micro mill steel plant.
Charles Moose, who earned national recognition during the Washington, D.C. sniper killings has died.
Jim Snyder, a leading conservative voice in Davidson County for decades, has died.
Organizers have called off this year's Lexington Barbecue Festival for the second year in a row.
The filing period for most of the state's municipal elections begins Friday.
The dispute over Lexington's Confederate monument is headed to court after the city's attempt to move it came to a last-minute halt.