Chelsea Jones, WKYT

Chelsea Jones

WKYT

Lexington, KY, United States

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  • WMBFNews.com

Recent articles by Chelsea:

Lexington hospitals prepared for whatever omicron variant brings

Doctors are not sure how severe the omicron variant will be, but hospitals in Central Kentucky tell us they feel prepared for whatever may come. → Read More

WATCH LIVE: Beshear holds Team Kentucky Update as omicron emerges in US

Governor Andy Beshear held another Team Kentucky Update Thursday... → Read More

FCPS considers hiring transportation company to address bus driver shortage

Under the proposal, the district would contract with the National Association of Pupil Transportation Collaborative to take students to and from school. → Read More

Salvation Army delivers meals to people in need in Lexington

About 100 volunteers are assisting with the effort. → Read More

UK HealthCare extending hours of vaccination clinic for kids next week

The vaccine clinic for children is at the UK HealthCare facility on 245 Fountain Court, just off of Man O’ War Boulevard. → Read More

Suspected serial shoplifter accused of stealing more than $200,000 worth of items from Ky. stores

Police caught a suspected serial shoplifter believed to have stolen more than $200,000 worth of merchandise. → Read More

Ky. doctor warns COVID-19 cases could rise again if more people don’t get vaccinated

Kentucky is seeing a plateau in COVID-19 cases, but doctors say that could change if more people are not vaccinated. → Read More

Booster shot clinic held in Kentucky Capitol rotunda

Kentucky state officials are urging everyone to get a COVID-19 booster shot. They say the sooner everyone gets vaccinated, the sooner we can go back to normal life. → Read More

UK HealthCare’s COVID-19 vaccination clinic for kids opens Tuesday

The vaccine clinic for children will be at the UK HealthCare facility on 245 Fountain Court, just off of Man O’ War Boulevard. → Read More

Former student remembers EKU professor who died after being hit by car

Many people are shocked by the tragic death of EKU professor Dr. Suzanne Byrd. → Read More

Ky. elementary teacher found passed out in school’s parking lot, citation says

An Anderson County school teacher is facing a DUI charge after police say he was found passed out in his vehicle in the parking lot of the school where he teaches. → Read More

Lexington pediatrician’s office prepares to roll out vaccine for younger kids

The FDA has approved the Pfizer vaccine for children ages 5-11. If the CDC grants approval, the vaccine could be available as soon as next week. → Read More

‘I couldn’t believe that they had found him not guilty’: Lexington murder victim’s mother reacts to verdict

Canada was 17 at the time of the shooting. Now 21, he's a free man. → Read More

Baptist Health closing Corbin COVID-19 vaccination site

Baptist Health officials say they are closing the Corbin vaccination site due to a decline in cases and a decrease in demand for vaccinations. → Read More

Suicide prevention experts say new hotline could save lives

Starting Sunday people with 859 area codes will have to dial the whole ten-digit number to make a phone call. The goal is to set up a national suicide hotline where people can dial 988 for suicide prevention assistance. → Read More

Lexington doctor recommends getting a COVID-19 booster shot

Within a few days, COVID-19 boosters will become widely available. Although they’re optional, health experts recommend getting one if you’re eligible. → Read More

Funeral services held for Clark Co. Judge-Executive Chris Pace

Pace died last week due to complications from COVID-19. → Read More

Jury reaches verdict for Jacob Heil

21-year-old Jacob Heil was charged with reckless homicide in 2018 following a crash that killed 4-year-old Marco Shemwell. → Read More

Jury reaches verdict for Jacob Heil

21-year-old Jacob Heil was charged with reckless homicide in 2018 following a crash that killed 4-year-old Marco Shemwell. → Read More

DAY 3 OF HEIL TRIAL: Jury to visit scene of crash

21-year-old Jacob Heil was charged with reckless homicide in 2018 following a crash that killed 4-year-old Marco Shemwell. → Read More