Kentucky Town Mourns Its First Female Mayor, Lucy Lou, a Dog

The colorful political figure was a fixture in the media, with appearances on everything from Japanese television to "CBS Sunday Morning."

  • Published 12 September 2018
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RABBIT HASH, Ky. (AP) — The town of Rabbit Hash, Kentucky, is known for a string of highly esteemed mayors, one of whom died this week. She was 12, and a dog. The Enquirer reports Rabbit Hash's first female mayor, Lucy Lou, died Sept. 10. The colorful political figure was a fixture in the media, with appearances on everything from Japanese television to "CBS Sunday Morning." The collie was elected as the Ohio River town's third canine… Read at AP News