The Franklin County Health Department confirmed 14 new COVID-19 cases on Thursday. Currently, 49 coronavirus cases are active in the county.
Staff at the Franklin County Health Department provided 465 Moderna vaccinations Wednesday, a day after a pause of use of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine by local, state and national officials.
Following the advice of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, U.S. Food and Drug Administration, Kentucky Department for Public Health and Gov. Andy Beshear and out of what officials called an abundance of caution, the Franklin County Health Department is pausing its Johnson & …
The Franklin County Health Department on Thursday called attention to two vaccination events taking place Friday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. and again next Friday, April 16, from 9 a.m. to noon.
Some 128 people in Franklin County tested positive for COVID-19 during March, according to figures provided by Franklin County Health Department Deputy Director Brittany Parker.
The Franklin County Health Department eclipsed 10,000 total COVID vaccinations administered on Thursday after giving 375 shots at a clinic for those in Tier 1C.
The Franklin County Health Department is closing in on 10,000 COVID vaccinations administered and announced two vaccination clinics for people in Tier 1C planned for Thursday.
The Franklin County Health Department received 1,000 Johnson & Johnson vaccines to administer to the community this week, Director Judy Mattingly said Monday.
Two pairs of very different Kentucky counties — Pike, Woodford, Perry and Fayette — have the highest percentages of their populations fully vaccinated against the novel coronavirus, according to Centers for Disease Control and Prevention data published Sunday by The Washington Post.
Because of a COVID issue within the Tates Creek girls basketball program, the Lady Commodores have dropped out of the 11th Region tournament.
The state Department of Military Affairs will receive federal aid for Frankfort's Capital City Airport, one of 11 airports across the state to receive funding through the Coronavirus Response and Relief Supplement Appropriations Act.
The Kentucky Department of Revenue has extended the 2020 state individual income tax filing deadline from April 15 to May 17. On Wednesday, the federal Internal Revenue Service issued the same extension due to delays and disruptions caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.
The Franklin County Health Department is concentrating its efforts on getting COVID-19 vaccine shots in arms, Director Judy Mattingly told the board of health at its quarterly meeting this week.
“We are reporting one new case today — we haven’t gotten to say that in a while,” Franklin County Health Department Deputy Director Brittany Parker said Tuesday.
Editor's Note: This story has been updated to include how much Kentucky State University is being paid for the use of the William Exum Center this weekend, livestreaming information and a change in the lineup.
If Daylight Saving Time has started, summer can’t be too far behind, and residents can start planning for some gatherings.
The Franklin County Health Department has opened weekly COVID-19 testing at its clinic building at 100 Glenns Creek Road, across from the Frankfort Cemetery.
Editor's note: This story was updated at 7:18 p.m. on March 11 to add that the health department is starting free COVID testing on Wednesdays.
The health department has some advice for Franklin County residents as more receive the COVID vaccine — continue to wear masks, wash your hands and social distance.
The Franklin County Schools Board of Education heard Monday about enrollment projections for the 2021-22 school year and what that could mean for certified staff.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. is getting a third vaccine to prevent COVID-19, as the Food and Drug Administration on Saturday cleared a Johnson & Johnson shot that works with just one dose instead of two.Health experts are anxiously awaiting a one-and-done option to help speed vaccinations,…
The Franklin County Health Department reported just two new confirmed cases of COVID-19 at the close of business Friday.
The latest coronavirus statistics from the Franklin County Health Department are encouraging — the number of new cases is falling while the number of residents being vaccinated against the virus continues to rise.