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Aaron Mikel

City Editor

Aaron is a proud Kentuckian, father, and storyteller. His background began in documentary filmmaking, but he realized that the pen is mightier than the lens when he helped launch LEXtoday. When he’s not writing, you can find him exploring city parks with his family, or getting lost in the woods.

UK has a big game on the road against Ole Miss — here’s what you need to know.
Planning a getaway? Check out Berea, Kentucky, a hidden gem mountain town nestled between the Bluegrass region of Kentucky and the foothills of the Appalachian Mountains.
The LEXtoday team has been bringing you the best positive, hyper-local news for a full year now — let’s celebrate.
This park is only one of two state parks in the US that are shared between two different states — Kentucky + Virginia.
There are always a ton of events and activities in Lexington, but these are the things that are essential to making the most out of your fall season.
The state parks throughout Kentucky are hosting family-friendly Halloween events throughout the month of October.
This list of volunteer opportunities in Lexington, KY includes everything from fostering a pet to getting hands-on at local build sites.
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