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How to make a cloth face covering at home with or without sewing Here is some information and tutorials from the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on how to wear a cloth face covering, how to make one and why. The CDC is now recommending everyone …
Where to get a free COVID-19 vaccine, test in Sumter, Lee, Clarendon counties: Jan. 18-23, 2022 All South Carolinians aged 5 and older are eligible to receive the COVID-19 vaccine and can schedule appointments. Currently, Pfizer is the only vaccine available to those aged 5-17, and it has received full authorization from the FDA for those aged …
Free vaccine clinics this weekend in Clarendon, Lee counties The South Carolina Department of Education will host three free COVID-19 vaccine clinics in Clarendon and Lee counties this weekend. SCDOE partnered with the South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control for the In It To Win It …
Lee County COVID-19 Response Team holds vaccination clinics this month With coronavirus cases surging across the state and country from the highly contagious omicron variant, the Lee County COVID-19 Response Team plans to hold several vaccination clinics this month to combat the spread of the virus. These clinics …
Where to get a free COVID-19 vaccine, test in Sumter, Lee, Clarendon counties: Jan. 12-16 All South Carolinians aged 5 and older are eligible to receive the COVID-19 vaccine and can schedule appointments. Currently, Pfizer is the only vaccine available to those aged 5-17, and it has received full authorization from the FDA for those aged …
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5 Sumter district schools now fully remote; majority of Chestnut Oaks Middle also learning remotely Amid the rapid spread of the omicron variant, the COVID-19 school shuffle between in-person and remote learning continues in Sumter School District. With an announcement Tuesday afternoon, five district schools and the majority of students in …
Omicron causes long testing lines in Sumter as demand surges and tests wane The cars start lining up at 6:30 a.m. Some people in them are sick, others exposed. By the time Kyla Watford's team opens the Colonial Healthcare drive-through COVID-19 testing site at 8 a.m. and closes it at 4 p.m., they'll have swabbed noses in …
Free COVID-19 testing clinic now open 7 days a week in Manning MANNING - The free COVID-19 testing clinic site outside the Clarendon County Complex is now open seven days a week. A steady increase in the number of documented positive tests for COVID-19 …
Virus cases, quarantines spike in Sumter School District The rapid spread of the highly contagious omicron variant resulted in the highest positive COVID-19 weekly case total in Sumter School District last week and the highest staff total in quarantine for the school year. A total of 440 district …
Morris College cancels all homecoming activities STAFF REPORT Due to the recent surge in COVID-19 cases locally, nationally and globally and Morris College's commitment to maintain a safe and healthy campus environment, the college has canceled all activities associated with Homecoming 2022 …
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Pfizer begins testing omicron-matched COVID shots in adults Pfizer is enrolling healthy adults to test a reformulated COVID-19 vaccine that matches the hugely contagious omicron variant, to see how it compares with the original shots. Pfizer and its partner BioNTech announced the study on …
Health experts see hope once omicron wave increases global immunity World health officials are offering hope that the ebbing of the omicron wave could give way to a new, more manageable phase of the COVID-19 pandemic, even as they warn of difficult weeks ahead and the possibility of another, more dangerous variant …
Preteens may be vaxed without parents under California bill SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California would allow children age 12 and up to be vaccinated without their parents' consent, the youngest age of any state, under a proposal late Thursday by a state …
Biden to give away 400 million N95 masks starting next week WASHINGTON (AP) — The Biden administration will begin making 400 million N95 masks available for free to U.S. residents starting next week, now that federal officials are emphasizing their …
White House soft-launches COVID-19 test request website WASHINGTON - The Biden administration on Tuesday quietly launched its website for Americans to request free at-home COVID-19 tests, a day before the site was scheduled to officially go online. The website, COVIDTests.gov, now includes a link for …