On the Record

Looking out the front door of her grandmothers house in the Oakdale neighborhood near Churchill Downs, one-year-old Roxanne (Roxy) Price watches pedestrians and traffic on the road on Oct. 16. Just outside the doorframe and on the windows, columns, and the roof hid the danger beneath the cracked paint that caused Roxy to get lead poisoning.

Painted Poison

Words by Payton Carns and Justin Price
February 5, 2020
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