Note: This story was updated at 10 a.m.
Volunteers have organized a free, hot meal this afternoon for the homeless, lonely, and those who have no family.
It’s the Second Annual Feed the People Thanksgiving Dinner, and it’s from 3 to 6 p.m. Thursday at High Places Community Church in Oak Ridge.
“We simply do not want anyone to be alone on Thanksgiving,” organizers said.
The volunteers could serve several hundred meals, and they will deliver food to shut-in residents later today, organizer Kandace Tucker said. They will bring food to Callaghan Towers, Emory Valley Center, 82 E. Tennessee Ave., and Honeysuckle Lane this evening. [Read more…]