COVID-19 vaccine

Pharmacist Patrick Lapanne of CVS Pharmacy prepares a dose of COVID-19 vaccine. Fayette County will be getting its first doses of the vaccine next week.

At the Connersville Board of Commissioners meeting on Tuesday, Matt Sherk with the Fayette County Health Department announced that the vaccines for the COVID-19 virus is on its way for residents in the county.

At the meeting, he revealed that Fayette County would be receiving 120 doses of the Moderna vaccine next week, and 120 more in the following week.