What we’re famous for….. a series of Pantagraph articles…
Big or small, every town has a claim to fame, whether it’s a major employer, a well-known favorite son or a historical oddity. The Pantagraph detailed the bragging rights of towns across Central Illinois in a weekly series. This article looks at ……..
Lexington Tastes of the City Include Horseshoes, Hemp
By NANCY STEELE BROKAW
Lexington – Try to imagine what the following might have to do with each other: two ghost towns, a horse named “Old Clear the Kitchen,” a chinked cabin and a castle, Teddy Roosevelt, marijuana, the Anheuser-Busch Clydesdales’ shoes, and the Taste of Country Fair.