Saturday, July 26 2014 2:20 PM EDT2014-07-26 18:20:32 GMT
According to AARP, here are the top 3 tips to protect yourself: Never give personal information to telemarketers who call you on the phone Shred sensitive information, for example credit card bills andFull Story >
According to AARP, here are the top 3 tips to protect yourself.Full Story >
Saturday, July 26 2014 2:09 PM EDT2014-07-26 18:09:07 GMT
A mysterious 'Woman in Black' has been spotted around the Tri-State in recent days, causing social media to erupt with questions about her identity. According to WATE in Tennessee, the Sullivan CountyFull Story >
A mysterious 'Woman in Black' has been spotted around the Tri-State in recent days, causing social media to erupt with questions about her identity.Full Story >
Saturday, July 26 2014 1:57 PM EDT2014-07-26 17:57:45 GMT
The family of two brothers killed in the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 is unhappy that the carrier has offered them no grief counseling in more than a week.Full Story >
The family of two brothers killed in the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 called the carrier rigid and bureaucratic Saturday.Full Story >
COVINGTON, KENTUCKY (FOX19) -
A local faith-based
charitable group held their monthly food give away at a Covington school yard on
Saturday to maintain a tradition that has helped hundreds the last 24 years.
group, Isaiah House, has been told that next month they'll have to find
someplace else to go.
After more than 20
years providing meals and food supplies from two Covington elementary schools
the Covington School Board has asked Isaiah House to find a new home for its ministries.
In a statement
released from the Covington School Board, the district says the Isaiah House
has "outgrown its space."
The Board states
that it is working with the group to find a bigger space so that it can
continue serving people in the area.
According to John
Eldridge, Isaiah House outreach coordinator, the group hopes to find a new
partner that can help.
"We're looking for community partners who want
to see something that's already in action. It doesn't cost them any money. Just
let us and do the work that we're already great at doing," said Eldridge.
started out in 1989 with 12 sacks of groceries going door-to-door asking people
if they needed help. Since then, the ministry has grown and so have the needs
of the community.
provides spiritual and social wellness in addition to supplying food.
need food, but they need fellowship and encouragement as well and I think that's
what all of the volunteers here are doing," said Brenda Carpenter, founder of
the Isaiah House.
Dan Snyder, a volunteer,
is blind, but shares his strength and hope with the group. "My testimony is
there's a life beyond problems; you can carry on," said "Snyder. "You can do
good things for other people."
The Isaiah House
helps individuals who are struggling to make ends meet and their monthly food
giveaway at the end of the month is a time where most people run out of food
and supplies, according to Jeffery Lauver of Covington.
Ashley Keel of
Covington is a single mother of four and says times are tough for her family.
"I'm a single mom
so I'm struggling so once a month this is a very big help for me and my kids,"
Many of the
individuals and families who attend the giveaway wait in line for hours
including Lisa Hinkson who waited nearly three hours to receive items.
Despite the wait,
Hinkson says that is was worth it.
"It helps us a
lot. It helps us with food, clothing and prayer," said Hinkson.
who moved through the line in her electric wheel chair, says the group is a
"The people are friendly, you get your prayers
sent up and the blessings come down," said Hudson.
Saturday, July 26 2014 9:57 AM EDT2014-07-26 13:57:22 GMT
Springdale police have issued an amber alert for 5-year-old Kelcie Hawkins. The amber alert was issued around 6:30 a.m. Saturday morning. Police are looking for her father, Kaelin Teron Hawkins, 34,Full Story >
A missing girl has been found after an amber alert was issued Saturday morning, but police are still looking for her father who took her.Full Story >
Saturday, July 26 2014 10:53 AM EDT2014-07-26 14:53:57 GMT
Amidst allegations that the Ohio State University band director ignored a 'sexualized culture' within the band, a recording was released of the director berating students. The Columbus Dispatch obtainedFull Story >
Amidst allegations that the Ohio State University band director ignored a 'sexualized culture' within the band, a recording was released of the director berating students.Full Story >
Friday, July 25 2014 9:20 PM EDT2014-07-26 01:20:00 GMT
It seems like every time you check YouTube, you see a new viral cat video. This time the video features an adorable kitten trying to attack a ceramic cat stature. This kitten has moves you would expectFull Story >
It seems like every time you check YouTube, you see a new viral cat video. This time the video features an adorable kitten trying to attack a ceramic cat statue.Full Story >
Saturday, July 26 2014 8:48 AM EDT2014-07-26 12:48:58 GMT
The tastes, flavors and sounds are on display during the 2nd annual Taste of OTR at Washington Park. Saturday from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. restaurants including Kaze, Lucy Blue Pizza, Tom + Chee and Eli'sFull Story >
The tastes, flavors and sounds are on display during the 2nd annual Taste of OTR at Washington Park.Full Story >