Lexington Habitat for Humanity celebrates 442nd family served through homeownership program

Susy Alonso-Rios and her children, Susy (15), Chris (11) and Sadie (7), became the 442nd family served through Lexington Habitat’s homeownership program when the family celebrated the dedication of their new home on Russell Cave Road. Representatives from Thrivent Financial and Lexington Restoration Churches, who provided a homebuyer sponsorship and volunteers, were on hand to present a hammer, bible...

Prepare for Success rallies give kids fun, food, backpacks, supplies prior to new school year

Some 18 community centers in the Bluegrass area are gearing up for school success with their 2013 Back to School Rallies Saturday, Aug. 3.   Students and their families are invited to enjoy a morning of fun activities as they browse resource booths and pick up free school supplies.   One of the middle school backpacks given by Kits for Kidz. (Photo from KFK) Presented by the YMCA of Central...