Jessamine County: Flu vaccine available

Beginning Monday, the flu vaccine will be available on a walk-in basis at the Jessamine County Health Department at 215 East Maple Street (entrance on Walnut Street) in Nicholasville from 9 a.m. to noon, Monday through Friday. The health department recommends that everyone 6 months and older get the flu vaccine every year. Those younger than 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Children younger than 9 who did not receive two flu vaccine doses last year will need a total of two doses this year, to be given one month apart. The flu vaccine is available at no cost for those who have Medicaid or Medicare. The cost for all others is $20, cash or check; debit and credit cards are not accepted. For more information, call (859) 885-4149 or go to

Bible study at the Francis Asbury Society

Two new Bible studies are being offered through the Francis Asbury Society. The Titus Women's Bible Study, "Drawing Near," will be a study of the book of Hebrews and will meet on Tuesday evenings at 7 p.m. through Nov. 8 (except Sept. 27). The other Bible study will be led by Dr. John Oswalt, Visiting Distinguished Professor of Old Testament at Asbury Theological Seminary. This will be a study of the second half of the book of Genesis and will meet on Monday evenings at 7 p.m., through Dec. 12. Both studies will take place at the Francis Asbury Society Ministry Center at 1580 Lexington Road in Wilmore. For more information, call (859) 858-4222 or go to