Lou Ann Powers had a burning desire to help young children when she first stepped into a classroom in 1961. Today, her nonprofit, Santa’s Helpers, provides clothing and food to people in need.
``I Am Local 6`` Archive
If you attend to Grace Episcopal Church, there's a person you can always expect to see. Judy Bray has been the organist for more than 60 years. She plays her last song there on Sunday, Jan. 15.
Dr. Abram Allen will retire his veterinary business after 61 years in Reidland, Kentucky.
A local business is helping children with their lunch tabs.
Evan Taylor turned 7 years old on Thursday. He got a lot of new gifts for his birthday, but he says he's not keeping any of them.
As we age, we tend to slow down, but don't tell that to a group of women full of the holiday spirit, putting Santa himself to the test.
It's a sign of the holiday season for many of you. Festive window paintings begin to appear in 12 communities across west Kentucky in the weeks between Halloween and Thanksgiving.
We take a look at how passion reunited the last four original club members in I Am Local 6.
A judge has determined Friday that Ronald Saunders will remain in jail until his trial in January unless he pays his new bond, which is set at $500,000.
How far would you go to help someone in need? One woman has made helping the homeless men and women of southern Illinois her life.
She is Murray’s first female firefighter. Meet Shae McKinney. She says she's just glad to be doing what she's always dreamed of.
When you think of Barbecue on the River, you think of all that food, but for some it means a lot more. For one vendor, it's about carrying on his family legacy.
Do you have any plastic bags floating around your home? Many of us use them as garbage bags, doggie bags or extra lunch bags. A group of women is using them to help the homeless.
A local woman headed down to Louisiana Friday to help out for the second time. She says it's easier to volunteer than you may think.
Alexis Cain was the first student accepted into a sorority at Murray State University with down syndrome, and she graduated last year. Now she's trying to follow her dream.
Detective John Tolliver is stepping down after 21 years of cleaning up Paducah’s streets. As a prescription drug aversion investigator, he’s seen a lot of addiction over the years.
We're taught early in life that home is where the heart is. Phil and Martie Franklin of Jeda Homes help lead the effort to build the St. Jude Dream Home, bringing that saying to life.
Shirley Petway doesn't let any minute slip by without purpose. But her volunteer work is what's the most impressive.
You can't drive through the small town of Arlington, Kentucky without driving by Hockers. Run by Robert Hocker and staffed by five generations,, it supplies the people of Arlington with groceries...
Glenda Wright is a pre-law student at Murray State University. Wright lived in foster homes starting when she was 13 after she and her siblings were dropped off at daycare, and their mother never...
Students at Union City High School in Tennessee have been knocking on Ms. Winnie Logan's door for more than 40 years. But all good things must come to an end.
Jacob Roberts mother, Jennifer, died when their house caught fire in 2003. Jacob was only 15 months old; his brother died too. He's now training to become a firefighter.
Finishing a half marathon is no easy task, but Trish Pickett says she has plenty of support and motivation to do it.
He's the youngest, most decorated boy scout in the area. He says his journey started when he joined the Boy Scouts five years ago, but the motivation behind the badges is what's most important.