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Small Business Stories from Lexington (City Council Goal #1)
Read personal stories of small business owners in the City of Lexington!
Posted Date: 4/27/2015 7:00 AM
North Carolina barbecue trail leads to Lexington (of course)
German film crew came through Lexington filming a documentary on North Carolina barbecue!
Posted Date: 4/23/2015 7:00 AM
Lexington Police Corporal Ivey McDaniel Receives Award
Congratulations to Corporal McDaniel on being named the 2015 Lexington Area Crime Stoppers Law Officer of the year!
Posted Date: 4/21/2015
Lexington Cemeteries Online Search and Mobile App now available!
City of Lexington cemeteries enhanced access for families to connect with their heritage through new online searchable database and mobile app.
Posted Date: 4/13/2015 8:30 PM
Law Enforcement Officers Surprise Little Boy for Birthday
Quite the surprise for 7 year old Davidson County boy!
Posted Date: 4/10/2015 7:00 AM
Promotional Natural Gas Rebates in April and May only!
Special offer of double natural gas rebates plus additional $50 if you "shop local" for the appliance.
Posted Date: 4/1/2015 8:00 AM
Police Chief Tad Kepley retires at the pinnacle of an incredible public servant career!
Embodying servant leadership, integrity, honor and dedication throughout his visionary career for the Lexington Police Department, Police Chief Tad Kepley retires effective March 31, 2015.
Posted Date: 3/30/2015 7:00 AM
What is happening in Lexington?
An update on City Council 2014-2015 Goal Accomplishments two-thirds through the fiscal year.
Posted Date: 3/25/2015 11:00 AM
Sink Named Interim Chief of Police
Police Major Mark Sink named Interim Chief of Police
Posted Date: 3/24/2015 11:00 AM
Uncovering the Past in the Barbecue Capital
Revealing the original barbecue pits during City Hall renovation lands Lexington feature in Garden & Gun blog!
Posted Date: 3/24/2015 7:30 AM
Calling on Lexington Residents - Please Comment on State Rail Plan!
Your help is needed to support Lexington's passenger rail station. Take time to send your comments to the State!
Posted Date: 3/11/2015 8:00 AM
Share Lexington Input on Passenger Rail Awareness
The N.C. Department of Transportation is looking for input on Passenger Rail Awareness. Remember that the City of Lexington is actively seeking passenger railstop!
Posted Date: 3/9/2015 8:00 AM
What to Do When Your Power Goes Out
There is greater potential for power outages during severe winter storms. Know the most effective way to report and track power restoration progress during an outage.
Posted Date: 2/28/2015 6:00 AM
Lexington Utilities Tree Trimming Effort Underway
The Electric Department at Lexington Utilities ramps up tree trimming efforts to clear tree limbs from the power line right-of-way which prevents future power outages.
Posted Date: 2/25/2015 9:00 AM
City Hall Drive Through Closed due to Construction
Effective Monday, February 23rd, Lexington City Hall drive-through at 28 W. Center Street is closed due to construction activity at City Hall.
Posted Date: 2/19/2015 7:45 AM
Lexington Municipal Club rates upon reopening Summer 2015
With extensive renovations to be complete and the venue reopened no later than July 1st, fees have been increased.
Posted Date: 2/10/2015 8:00 AM
View City Goal Accomplishments in Pictures and Video!
Are you interested viewing what City of Lexington government has accomplished during the past year?
Posted Date: 2/5/2015 12:30 PM