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‘HANDS’ Program for new dads and dads-to-be

The Lexington-Fayette County Health Department has a program for new dads and dads-to-be on how to raise a healthy child.

Coronavirus on the rise again in Fayette County

Numbers on increase for the last two weeks

20 new cases of COVID-19 reported in Fayette County

Out of 20 new cases, 18 reported at Federal Medical Center

No new COVID-19 deaths or cases in Fayette County

The Lexington-Fayette County Health Department on Monday reported no new coronavirus-related deaths or positive tests.

Two Fayette County Public Schools employees diagnosed with COVID-19

Two Fayette County Public Schools employees were diagnosed with COVID-19 on Monday, according to the school district.

Lexington’s fifth flu-related death this season

Lexington Fayette County Health Department is reporting its fifth flu-related death of the season. 

Lexington prepares for coronavirus…just in case

Lexington Mayor Linda Gorton announced Wednesday the city of Lexington is preparing for coronavirus, just in case. 

55 new flu cases in Lexington since last week

The Lexington-Fayette County Health Department says the city has 460 confirmed cases of the flu, an increase of 55 from last week.

Health officials confirm fourth flu-related death in Lexington

The Lexington-Fayette County Health Department says the person was in their 30s and had underlying health issues.

Flu cases rise in Lexington, health officials encourage vaccination

The Lexington-Fayette County Health Department says the city now has 405 confirmed cases, an increase of 59 from last week.

Lexington’s flu numbers continue to rise

About 80-percent of the confirmed flu cases in Lexington had not received a flu shot this season, according to the health department.

Lexington restaurant closed by health department over mice

Freddy's Frozen Custard & Steakburgers was closed by the Lexington-Fayette County Health Department due to an infestation of mice, according to a report in the Lexington Herald-Leader.

Lexington sees increase in flu cases

The Lexington-Fayette County Health Department says there are 303 confirmed flu cases, up 39 from last week.

Second flu-related death confirmed in Lexington

The Lexington-Fayette County Health Department is reporting another person has died from flu complications.

Flu cases increase in Lexington

The Lexington-Fayette County Health Department says there are now 220 confirmed flu cases, an increase of 40 from last week.

LFCHD: 1,000 participants in needle-exchange program in December

The health department says its needle-exchange program had 1,040 visitors and disposed of 40,000 used needles.

Pazzo’s Pizza Pub in Lexington is closed until further notice

A sign on the door of Pazzo's Pizza Pub in Lexington says the business "is currently closed until further notice," according to the Lexington Herald-Leader.

New pertussis case at Lexington’s Dunbar High School

The Lexington-Fayette County Health Department is notifying parents at Paul Laurence Dunbar High School of a confirmed case of pertussis, or whooping cough.

Another whooping cough case reported at a Lexington high school

The health department says there is a confirmed case of whooping cough at Frederick Douglass High School.

Lexington-Fayette County Health Dept. offering free flu shots on Thursday

The department’s annual free flu shot event will be held 1-7 p.m. Thursday, at Fayette Mall, near the interior entrance of Dillard’s.

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Mercer County delays in-person classes, online begins Sept. 3

Superintendent Dennis Davis had to cast the tie-breaking vote after the four-member board was split 2-2, according to The Harrodsburg Herald.

Madison County pushes back start of school; will begin virtually

The Madison County Board of Education reluctantly on Thursday night voted to push the start of school to September 2, and begin the school year with online learning only.  

Lexington woman questions her positive coronavirus test

A Lexington woman says she believes her rapid coronavirus test was a false positive.

Application deadline set for FCPS Virtual Learning Academy

FCPS students who want to commit to a full semester of online learning only, must apply by noon, Tuesday, August 18.