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Sunday, July 25, 2021
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“Compassion Caravan” out in Lexington tonight

The Catholic Action Center's "Compassion Caravan" was out Monday night in Lexington with temperatures expected to dip into the mid to upper teens. Volunteers on the caravan try to persuade the city's homeless to come inside for the night.

Annual Christmas Store opens

For twenty years now, the Catholic Action Center's Christmas Store has been making shopping during the holidays easier for families in need.

Get Breeders’ Cup tickets by donating

The Catholic Action Center in Lexington is trading Breeders' Cup tickets for financial donations to the center's homeless program. A volunteer with the center donated the tickets. There are 11 general admission tickets and four sales pavilion tickets.

City Seeks To Help Homeless With Emergency Weather Plan

The city of Lexington will open warming shelters on Wednesday due to severe weather; they are calling this The Emergency Weather Plan.

Christmas Store Saves Christmas For Some

The annual Faith and Community Christmas Store is saving Christmas for some that might of not gotten anything at all.

Some Homeless Choose to Sleep Outside

The Catholic Action Center says there are pockets of homeless across Lexington who choose to sleep outside.

Lexington Charities In Need After Harsh Winter

Due to higher utility bills and higher demand for their services, Lexington charities need more help.

Update: Police Looking for Suspects in 5th Street Shooting

Investigators say an innocent bystander was shot in the hand in a drive-by shooting Friday morning.

Homeless Shelter Extends Hours During Extreme Cold

The Catholic Action Center is keeping its doors open 24 hours a day during the extreme cold.

Update: Four Thousand Blankets Donated to Lexington

A Virginia-based non-profit group 'Gleaning for the World' delivered four thousand blankets on Monday to be distributed to those in need in Lexington.

Update: Four Thousand Blankets Donated to Lexington

A Virginia-based non-profit group 'Gleaning for the World' delivered four thousand blankets on Monday to be distributed to those in need in Lexington.

Law Enforcement Helping People Keep Warm

The Office of Fayette County Sheriff is teaming up with the Catholic Action Center to pass out warm clothing to people throughout Lexington following a donation from a Virginia-based non-profit organization.

Law Enforcement Helping People Keep Warm

The Office of Fayette County Sheriff is teaming up with the Catholic Action Center to pass out warm clothing to people throughout Lexington following a donation from a Virginia-based non-profit organization.

Update: Lexington Police Searching For Answers After Shooting

Lexington Police said they are still questioning witnesses after a shooting Friday night on West 5th Avenue.

Update: Lexington Police Searching For Answers After Shooting

Lexington Police said they are still questioning witnesses after a shooting Friday night on West 5th Avenue.

Lexington Designates Emergency Shelters And Warming Centers

The City of Lexington has designated emergency shelters and warming centers that will be available on Monday and Tuesday to provide relief from dangerously cold weather.

Lexington Designates Emergency Shelters And Warming Centers

The City of Lexington has designated emergency shelters and warming centers that will be available on Monday and Tuesday to provide relief from dangerously cold weather.

UPDATE: Two Shooting Victims Suffered Non-Life-Threatening Injuries

Lexington police say two people were shot Friday afternoon. Investigators say one of the victims ended up outside of the Catholic Action Center.

UPDATE: Two Shooting Victims Suffered Non-Life-Threatening Injuries

Lexington police say two people were shot Friday afternoon. Investigators say one of the victims ended up outside of the Catholic Action Center.

Community Inn To Hold “Listening Meeting” About New Location

A meeting is being held for the Community Inn to take public input about its proposed locations.

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