Bill Lackey has always enjoyed photography and writing, so photojournalism seemed like a great way to combine both for him. He was born and raised in Dayton where he graduated from Northridge High School. He graduated from Eastern Kentucky University.
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Dr. Christopher Washington, president of Urbana University, pauses outside the new Urbana Univsersity Welcome Center as he talks about the improvements that school has undergone in the past year. Bill Lackey/Staff
A string of closed businesses on West First Street, from left, Bay Breeze Restaurant, Tumbleweeds and Target. Lonestar Steakhouse is also closed in the same area. Bill Lackey/Staff
The City of Springfield is proposing to sell its interest in the Littletonand Rue Funeral Home property to the funeral home operator. Bill Lackey/Staff
Three welding students at the Springfield/Clark County CTC work on a sculpture of a giant chicken Friday for the 4th Annual Welding Rodeo competition for juniors and seniors in the welding program at the CTC. The students work in groups to create a metal sculpture and then it's auctioned off for charity. Bill Lackey/Staff
The Hursh Container building at the intersection of Monroe Street and Linden Avenue was demolished Wednesday, April 18, 2018. The area, once a thriving industrial complex, had fallen into disrepair and was last in the news in January of 2015 when the Tri-State Pallet company, located next to Hursh, was destroyed in a five alarm fire.