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‘It costs nothing to be kind.’ Rev. Jim Sichko performs random acts of kindness

Grace Medley, Reporter November 23, 2022

Lexington-based papal Missionary of Mercy Rev. Jim Sichko travels the world teaching and showing kindness to others. Born in Pennsylvania and raised in Texas, Sichko has been a practicing priest in...

Lexington residents wait the 15 minutes of observation following their COVID-19 vaccination at the mobile clinic held by UK at First Baptist Church Bracktown on Saturday, Feb. 27, 2021. Photo by Natalie Parks | Staff

Mobile clinics aim to bridge racial gap in vaccine distribution

Natalie Parks February 27, 2021

As part of a city movement to bridge a racial gap in vaccine distribution, the University of Kentucky is partnering with community sites to hold mobile clinics that are more accessible to Lexington residents.UK...

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Lexington’s newest Chick-fil-A to give out a year of coupons to 24-hour campers

Rick Childress August 20, 2018

A new Chick-fil-A restaurant will open in Lexington on Thursday and one hundred tired and lucky chicken lovers will go home with a year's worth of Chick-fil-A coupons. According to the Chick-fil-A press...

Dylann Roof deserves worse than death

January 19, 2017

On Tuesday Jan. 7, Dylann Roof, the shameless 22-year-old who visited Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church in Charleston, South Carolina and murdered nine African-American churchgoers was sentenced...

Human health science sophomore Catherine Graham and nursing junior Rachel Hyder decorate a cake through Sweet Blessings, an organization that provides decorated cakes to families who cannot typically afford them. Photo provided by Alex Kerns

Nonprofit bestows ‘Sweet Blessings’ on children

Jefawn Evans April 28, 2016

[email protected] cakes are typically a part of any child’s birthday, and now with the help of Sweet Blessings, underprivileged children are blessed with the birthday cake of their dreams.Sweet...

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