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COVID Update: More than one million residents vaccinated in two weeks

State sees decline in new cases for 11th straight week.

Vaccines at health departments to make big impact in rural counties

WOLFE COUNTY, KY (WTVQ) - The Kentucky River District Health Department serves seven eastern Kentucky counties. For some of these small counties, the closest...

UK medical students make a difference at COVID vaccination clinic

Thanks to the work of these volunteers, the medical school says this will speed up the rate in terms of vaccinating the community.

ABC 36 Teacher of the Week: DeAndre Thomas from Shearer Elementary School

Winchester teacher sets example in may ways...

ABC 36 Teacher of the Week: Amy Harris, Wellington Elementary

First-grade teacher lays the foundation for success.

Leading national expert talks COVID at UK

Birx brings national expertise to a familiar message.

ABC 36 Teacher of the Week: Tara Griffith

ELLIOTT COUNTY, Ky. (WTVQ) - Teachers often wear more hats than a full baseball team, that's definitely the case for Tara Griffith who teaches...

Back to school shopping could look different

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ)-- For many it's time to start back to school shopping. What does that look like heading in to a school year,...

This will be the first Lexington Public Library branch to reopen

The Northside branch of the Lexington Public Library will be the first in the city to reopen since the pandemic closed all branches in March.

Restaurants respond to mask mandate; survey finds seniors agree

New survey of senior adults back mask orders.

Kentucky leads nation in child abuse cases, according to most recent report

Lexington, Ky. (WTVQ)-- Child abuse is a problem all over the country, but nowhere worse than Kentucky. "We are number one for cases of child...

Commerce Lexington to honor small businesses

Nominations due in early August.

Golden Care: Woman helps Covid19 patients find their voice

Somerset, Ky. (WTVQ)-- There have been many unspoken heroes during the Coronavirus pandemic, but one literally helps people speak. "We would Facetime the families and how...

Doctors prepare for “Trauma Season”

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ)-- During the coronavirus pandemic for the last almost three months, much of the focus for medical professionals has been on Covid-19...

Green bulbs continue to light up Lexington thanks to a lamp company

Many small businesses have been hit hard by the shutdown forced by the coronavirus outbreak.

UK grad assists during Coronavirus pandemic in New York City (PICTURES)

New York is the epicenter of the Coronavirus pandemic in the United States. But watching and hearing about it wasn't enough for a UK nurse. He was called to help.

Appalachian Regional Healthcare to host COVID-19 conference for young people

HAZARD, Ky. (WTVQ)- Appalachian Regional Healthcare is hosting a conference on COVID-19 Monday. The conference targets young people, specifically High School, and college-aged groups. It...

Keeneland donates merchandise proceeds to help hungry

Keeneland is giving back to the community through its 2020 merchandise sales.

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Transy students from Lexington, Georgetown earn Fulbright honors

Two Transylvania University seniors have won extremely competitive Fulbright grants to serve as English teaching assistants abroad.

State gets waiver of accountability requirements for 2020-2021 school year

The U.S. Department of Education has granted Kentucky a waiver of some accountability, school identification and reporting requirements in the Elementary and Secondary Education Act for the 2020-2021 school year.

Fayette’s Bryan Station earns national ‘Green’ honor

Only a few schools nationwide earn honor

Project seeking signups for new McCreary food pantry assistance

Christian Appalachian Project is accepting sign-ups for a new food pantry in Parkers Lake starting April 26 through May 7 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. daily.