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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 …
Summerton vaccine recipients entered to win Yeti cooler or TV FROM STAFF REPORTS SUMMERTON - A COVID-19 vaccine clinic will be set up in the parking lot of Summerton Town Hall on Sunday, Sept. 19, from 1 to 4 p.m., 10 Main St. Attendees 12 and older can receive the Pfizer vaccine, which is fully approved …
Vaccine events today in Lee, Clarendon FROM STAFF REPORTS BISHOPVILLE Mt. Calvary Missionary Baptist Church, 714 Camden Highway, is holding a vaccination clinic today from 9 a.m. to noon. Adults 18 and older will be able to receive the one-shot Johnson & Johnson vaccine. Recipients …
Where to get a free COVID-19 vaccine, test in Sumter, Lee, Clarendon counties: Sept. 14-19 All South Carolinians aged 12 and older are eligible to receive the COVID-19 vaccine and can schedule appointments. Currently, Pfizer is the only vaccine available to those aged 12-17, and it has received full authorization …
Receive gift card, chance to win TV at vaccination event in Sumter on Saturday, Sept. 11 Carolina Forest at Sumter, 1965 Stadium Road, will hold a COVID-19 vaccination event on Saturday, Sept. 11., From 6:30 to 10 p.m. Attendees can receive either their first or second dose of the Pfizer or Moderna vaccine. …
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Sumter School District staffing limits uniform COVID-19 mitigation strategies Uniform COVID-19 mitigation policies across the district may seem the best approach to limiting virus spread, but staffing availability and other factors prevent all Sumter schools from having the same standards in place. Sumter School District …
Applications are open for COVID-19 relief grants among Sumter nonprofits Local nonprofits can now apply for up to $15,000 from the American Rescue Plan Act funds with Sumter County's Community Grant Program. During a special meeting, Sumter County Council approved a pot of money from ARPA funds to be used by …
OSHA-mandated vaccine would impact Sumter industries The lingering COVID-19 pandemic is a topic now that has caused nearly every large employer in the U.S. to begin to scratch their heads and wonder with questions and "what ifs." President Joe Biden's new COVID-19 vaccination mandate has extended …
Clarendon School District 2 to return to in-person learning Monday Clarendon School District 2 students are set to return to classrooms after the district announced Thursday it will return to in-person learning week starting Monday, Sept. 20. The Manning-based …
Sumter County defers employee vaccine requirement, public mask mandate Council members remained silent in their chamber after the first reading of an ordinance to require Sumter County employees to receive a COVID-19 vaccine was brought before them on Tuesday. No one spoke. No action was taken. Sumter County …
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J&J: Booster dose of its COVID shot prompts strong response LONDON (AP) — Johnson & Johnson said Tuesday that a booster of its one-shot coronavirus vaccine provides a stronger immune response months after people receive a first dose.J&J said in …
Pfizer says COVID-19 vaccine works in kids ages 5 to 11 Pfizer said Monday its COVID-19 vaccine works for children ages 5 to 11 and that it will seek U.S. authorization for this age group soon — a key step toward beginning vaccinations for …
Study: Childhood obesity in U.S. accelerated during pandemic NEW YORK (AP) - A new study ties the COVID-19 pandemic to an "alarming" increase in obesity in U.S. children and teenagers. Childhood obesity has been increasing for decades, but the new work suggests an acceleration last year - especially in …
U.S. panel rejects COVID-19 boosters for most Americans, backs only for elderly, high-risk WASHINGTON (AP) — An influential federal advisory panel overwhelmingly rejected a plan Friday to give Pfizer COVID-19 booster shots to most Americans, but it endorsed the extra shots for those …
S.C. reaches 50% vaccination rate as COVID-19 cases dip COLUMBIA - Half of all South Carolinians eligible for the COVID-19 vaccine are now fully inoculated, the state Department of Health and Environmental Control announced Thursday. The benchmark puts the state closer to a 70 to 80% vaccination goal, …