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Friday, May 7, 2021
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Franklin Co. Humane Society preparing for possible flooding

With more rain on the way tomorrow, some people in Franklin County are worried about the county's most vulnerable animals.

Cooling stations available for those struggling in heat

The heat is so oppressive this week Lexington has a plan to keep people safe and cool.

Organization helps find homes for surrendered horses

Each horse surrendered is checked by a vet and a trainer, and is then prepared for adoption.

Winchester shelter needs help fixing air conditioner

The Winchester Beacon of Hope Emergency Shelter says its air conditioning is broken. 

Lexington activates Emergency Weather Plan

The city of Lexington has activated its Emergency Weather Plan.

The Garrard Co. animal shelter partners with girl scouts

Girl Scouts will be at the shelter every Saturday thru the month of March volunteering and of course selling cookies.

Clark County Animal Shelter gathering donations for new van

Friends of the Clark County Animal Shelter is asking for immediate donations for a van that would help staff move animals from the shelter to approved rescues.

Ribbon cut on Lexington recovery center expansion

An expansion to a Lexington shelter is giving 30 more women a place to sleep.

Shelters work to keep homeless safe in dangerous cold

With temperatures dropping below zero this week, area shelters are doing what they can to get everyone off the streets and into a warm bed.

Lexington activates cold weather plan

The cold weather plan allows those with nowhere to go free rides on Lextran to any of Lexington's shelters.

Homeless shelters at capacity

The cold weather is dangerous for the homeless. The city is pleading for help.

Weather plan in place for Lexington’s homeless

The Office of Homelessness Prevention & Intervention Weather Plan has been activated due to the forecast of extreme cold temperatures in Lexington.

Local shelters get free rescue animal training

In an effort to raise the standard of care for animals in the state, the Humane Society of the United States kicked off a free training tour Thursday for people that work at rescue shelters.

Catholic Action Center celebrates official grand opening

A variety of community leaders came together today in Lexington to celebrate the official ribbon cutting of the new Catholic Action Center location off Industry Road.

Sherwin-Williams gives fresh coat of paint to local shelter

A Lexington shelter, that helps abuse victims, is getting a fresh coat of paint from some people who know their way around a paint brush.

Clark Co. Animals Shelter needs supplies after fire

The Clark County Animal Shelter is asking for donations after a fire.

Millions of meals later, Catholic Action Center moving locations

After 17 years and more than 5.5 million meals served, Lexington's Catholic Action Center and Community Inn are packing up.

Clark Co. Shelters Ask for Help as Critical Supplies Run Low

The Clark County Animal Shelter and Beacon of Hope Emergency Shelter say they are in immediate need of supplies and are hoping the public can help them out.

Lexington Preparing for More Cold Weather

Mayor Jim Gray held a conference Friday afternoon to address the snow and cold conditions.

Charity Helps Homeless Stay Warm During Frigid Weather

Frigid nights can be deadly to those without a home, so many local organizations do their best to help those in need find safe and warm beds.

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Kentucky Power awards grants to Eastern Kentucky teachers

Educators who live or teach in the AEP service area or in communities with major AEP facilities are eligible to apply for the mini-grants.

Registration opens for Red River Gorge Johnny & Alex cleanup days

Event pays tribute to early coalition member, son.

Midway University dedicates Tracy Farmer-Don Ball Stadium, Dick Robinson Field

Midway resident and entrepreneur, Tracy Farmer, along with Mira and the late Don Ball, cofounders of Ball Homes,

Bedding business donating proceeds to help homeless agency

Customers also can help by bringing food donation.