emergency management http://wuky.org en Severe Weather Highlights Health Department's Emergency Drill http://wuky.org/post/severe-weather-highlights-health-departments-emergency-drill <p>LEXINGTON, Ky. - A planned emergency preparedness drill took on a heightened significance for the Lexington-Fayette County Health Department Wednesday after heavy thunderstorms and strong winds rolled across the state. Thu, 31 Jan 2013 01:37:30 +0000 Brenna Angel 26647 at http://wuky.org Severe Weather Highlights Health Department's Emergency Drill Emergency Responders Put to Test in Tornado Exercise http://wuky.org/post/emergency-responders-put-test-tornado-exercise <p>LEXINGTON, Ky. -&nbsp; &ldquo;Help me!&rdquo; &ldquo;Can anybody hear me?&rdquo;</p><p>It was a worst-case scenario at the VA Medical Center on Leestown Road in Lexington Thursday. An EF-5 tornado destroyed the hospital, leaving wounded patients crying for help. Fri, 18 May 2012 11:57:41 +0000 Brenna Angel 14662 at http://wuky.org Emergency Responders Put to Test in Tornado Exercise