More than 2,000 families and individuals from the local community enjoyed a Christmas meal at the Northern Kentucky Convention Center in Covington on Wednesday.
Here is a look at what's making headlines around Covington and around Kentucky on Christmas:
MAN GOES HOMELESS TO RAISE AWARENESS
The Emergency Shelter has helped more than two hundred men in providing them a place to stay during the winter, the shelter's Facebook page said.
The Kenton County School District and The Carnegie have been added to the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts Partners in Education Program.
From the City of Covington:
UPDATE (Tuesday 7:30 a.m.): Chief Spike Jones sent out a video message thanking the community and officers:
The Awesome Collective of Covington premiered its 20-minute film "Index of Awesome" at a big event at The Carnegie on Friday night.
Several rounds of gunfire rang interrupting a string of quiet hours where police had surrounded a home on Michigan Avenue in Latonia.
UPDATE: The situation has ended and the suspect, 43-year old Michael Vaughan was wounded and was taken to the hospital.
Santa Claus visited Madison Avenue Christian Church this week during one of its regular meals for the homeless and less fortunate.
Written by Jerod Theobald and Michael Monks