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Lexington-Fayette County Health Department giving free flu shots this Thursday at Fayette Mall

The Lexington-Fayette County Health Department is once again giving you the chance to fight the flu for free. The department’s annual free flu shot event will be held 1-7 p.m. this Thursday (Oct. 10) at Fayette Mall, near the interior entrance of Dillard’s. “An annual flu shot is the best way to fight the flu each fall and winter,” LFCHD spokesman Kevin Hall said. “The special clinic lets...

Lexington-Fayette County Health Department offering free flu shots to community Oct. 10 at Fayette Mall

The Lexington-Fayette County Health Department is once again giving you the chance to fight the flu for free. The department’s annual free flu shot event will be held 1-7 p.m. on Oct. 10 at Fayette Mall, near the interior entrance of Dillard’s. “An annual flu shot is the best way to fight the flu each fall and winter,” LFCHD spokesman Kevin Hall said. “The special clinic lets us test our...

Cassadee Pope headlines ‘CMT Next Women of Country Tour;’ will meet fans at Vera Bradley store

Country music star Cassadee Pope headlines the “CMT Next Women of Country Tour” in Lexington Saturday at Manchester Music Hall — but she’ll make a ‘meet-and-greet’ appearance at Vera Bradley at Fayette Mall beforehand. Meet Pope at Vera Bradley’s from 1-2 p.m. to get autographs, snap photos and try from some exclusive give-aways. Pope will share her favorite style...

Lexington Legends announce National Anthem, Take Me Out to the Ballgame tryouts to be held Feb. 17-18

It’s time for talented singers and musicians to step to the plate and earn a spot in the Lexington Legends’ lineup — the lineup of performers who will sing or play the National Anthem before Legends’ home games in 2018. The Legends will hold this year’s tryouts at Fayette Mall near Dillard’s on Saturday, February 17 and Sunday, February 18. The sessions will run from 11:00am to 2:00pm...

‘One-stop shop’ for health coverage opens; will also offer flu shots, health screenings

Kynect’s “one-stop shop” for health coverage is now open at Fayette Mall in Lexington.   The retail store for Kentucky’s health benefit exchange will be staffed daily by insurance agents certified by Kynect, as well as “Kynectors” who will assist individuals enrolling in a qualified health plan or Medicaid. Twice weekly, public health officials will also be...

Want to sing the national anthem at Legends
game? Tryouts this weekend so sign up now

  Who will sing “The Star-Spangled Banner” before each Lexington Legends home game in 2014? That will be decided Feb. 15 and 16, when the Legends hold their annual national anthem tryouts at Fayette Mall.   The Legends, in partnership with ESPN Sports Radio 1300 and WLEX-TV, will hold the tryouts in the wing of the mall near Dick’s Sporting Goods. Each participant will...

National Anthem tryouts for Lexington Legends 2014 season held Feb. 15-16

Who will sing “The Star-Spangled Banner” before each Lexington Legends home game in 2014? That will be decided Feb. 15 and 16, when the Legends hold their annual national anthem tryouts at Fayette Mall.   The Legends, in partnership with ESPN Sports Radio 1300 and WLEX-TV, will hold the tryouts in the wing of the mall near Dick’s Sporting Goods. Each participant will sing or...