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Wolfe Co., Ky. (WTVQ)-- The RedRiver Gorge area is enjoyed year-round by people from all over the country.They come to see the natural beauty...

10 groups, 10 individuals honored for community, volunteer service

The event coincides with Make a Difference Day, which emphasizes community service and volunteerism. 

Winchester has unique Halloween ‘Trail,’ volunteers sought

Community can help share the experience.

Four Roses employees volunteer to maintain river that feeds distillery

Bourbon company’s fourth annual Salt River Clean Up removes litter and debris

Americorps programs get $7.4 million in fed funds

Money helps fund 22 programs, workers across state

Volunteers using talents to provide personal protective equipment

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) - Work converting Nutter Field House on the University of Kentucky campus into a 400-bed field hospital continues. It's being done...

Volunteers from Puerto Rico are cleaning up national forest

Daniel Boone National Forest representatives say they're hurrying to clean up damage from forest fires before dry weather returns.

Having fun and staying safe this Fourth of July

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) - Shine bright this 4th of July but make sure you are aware of your surroundings. That's what the Lexington Fire Department...

Volunteer to coordinate a Great American Cleanup event

Know of an area in your neighborhood that could use some TLC and want to help improve Lexington’s environment? If so, consider coordinating a Great American Cleanup event.

Why you should consider volunteering on Thanksgiving

Volunteering is a turkey day tradition for many families, but if it's something you're trying to make a new tradition, it can be hard to know where to start.

Kentucky sending rescue crews to North Carolina

FEMA says Wednesday is the last "safe" day to get out of Florence's path, but several people are heading south to help out, including two swiftwater search and rescue teams from Kentucky.

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.

Support a Great Cause at the “Song Writers in the Round” Fundraiser

Today on Midday Kentucky, special guests Jill Hamlin and Dale Suttles stopped by to tell us about the upcoming fundraiser "Song Writers in the Round." This fundraiser, held at the Twisted Cork, will feature a number of talented songwriters and benefit Sunrise Children's Services. Sunrise Children's Services provides therapeutic care and intervention for severely abused girls as well as a variety of other services to foster children and parents. For more information, and to volunteer or donate, visit their website here. You can view the full lineup of participating songwriters and learn more about the event, which will take place on March 5th, here! Check out the segment from today's show to learn more.

Prison club helps connect veterans

Inmates at one Kentucky prison are using their shared past experiences to create a brotherhood behind bars that also reaches out and helps the local community.

Police Officer needs help renovating home for Lexington family

 Lexington Police Officer Ryan Holland is working on a project to help a family of five renovate a home on De Porres Avenue.

United Way Needs Volunteers for Day of Action on June 21

United Way of the Bluegrass officials say they will host a community Day of Action on June 21.

Georgetown church holds marathon meal-packing project

Volunteers at Grace Christian Church have a full plate this weekend, with the goal of providing 250,000 meals to under-resourced children in Haiti.

Former Buffalo Volunteer Fire Dept. Chief indicted on abuse of public trust

A former Buffalo Volunteer Fire Department Chief has been indicted on one count of abuse of public trust.

Two firemen injured after volunteer department crashes during run

Deputies in Whitley County are investigating after a volunteer fire truck crashed early Thursday afternoon.

Kentucky volunteers needed to review cases of children in foster care

Citizen Foster Care Review Boards in 37 Kentucky counties are seeking volunteers to make a difference in the lives of local children in foster care and other out-of-home care.

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UPDATE: UK student charged in U.S. Capitol riot out on bond

Gracyn Courtright's probation officer must approve her travel to attend the University of Kentucky, according to the Kentucky Kernel.

Kentucky at Tennessee Women’s Basketball game rescheduled for Sunday

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. - The Southeastern Conference has announced a revised schedule for women's basketball games to be played on January 24 as a result...

Dates announced for 2021 Boys’ and Girls’ Sweet Sixteen

(KHSAA) - The dates for the 2021 Boys’ and Girls’ Sweet Sixteen® State Basketball Tournaments have been set, with the boys’ tournament taking place...

Small business owners react to potential $15 minimum wage increase

LEXINGTON, Ky. (ABC 36) James C Boutique in Lexington is a small business...a women's clothing store with only 4 to 5 employees. "I usually have...