Officials With The CDC Say 1 In 4 Texans Are Now Fully Vaccinated Against COVID-19Federal officials say one Texan in every four has been fully vaccinated against COVID-19. The CDC also said 37% of the state’s population had received at least one dose of a coronavirus vaccine.
FDA Recommends 'Pause' For Johnson & Johnson COVID Vaccine To Review Blood Clot CasesThe Food and Drug Administration has recommended a "pause" in use of Johnson & Johnson's single-dose COVID-19 vaccine to review blood clot cases.
COVID-19 Vaccination Sites In Tarrant County Getting A Boost From Temporary WorkersFront-line workers in Fort Worth are getting help at COVID-19 vaccination sites. More than 130 temporary employees have been added to 'increase efficiency' at two locations.
Texas Gov. Abbott Bans State Agencies From Requiring Vaccine PassportsOn April 6, Texas Gov. Greg Abbott issued an executive order prohibiting state agencies or political subdivisions from creating COVID-19 passports.
CDC: Nearly 29% Of All Texans Have Had At Least One Coronavirus Vaccine DoseOfficials with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention say nearly 29% of the population in Texas has received at least one dose of the vaccination for COVID-19.
Texas Is Opening Coronavirus Vaccinations To All Adults On March 29Until now it has been limited to designated groups, but on March 23 the Texas Department of State Health Services announced that the COVID-19 vaccine will open to all adult Texans in one week.
Group 1C, Those 50 To 64, The Latest Texans Now Eligible To Receive The COVID-19 VaccineTexans, between the ages of 50 and 64, are now eligible to receive the COVID-19 vaccine. According to Dallas County officials, thousands of vaccine invites have been distributed.
Dallas Working To Get Residents Living In FEMA Priority Zip Codes COVID-19 VaccinationsAs more doses of the COVID-19 vaccine arrive in North Texas, the City of Dallas is working to help people living in priority areas, as designated by FEMA, register to get their shots.
CVS Health Adding Dozens Of Additional COVID-19 Vaccine Sites Across TexasCVS Health will begin administering coronavirus vaccines to eligible Texans as early as March 14 at dozens of additional pharmacy locations across the state.
George W. Bush Joins Former Presidents Carter, Clinton And Obama Urging Americans To Get VaccinatedFormer Presidents George W. Bush, Jimmy Carter, Bill Clinton, Barack Obama and their respective former first ladies are part of a newly released ad campaign urging Americans to get the coronavirus vaccine.
Dallas And Tarrant County Waiting For Delivery Of Johnson & Johnson COVID VaccineA shipment of the Johnson and Johnson COVID vaccine is on the way to North Texas. In all, Dallas and Tarrant County are each expected to each get 6,000 doses of the vaccine.
White House Partners With Texas To Open New COVID-19 Vaccine Mega Centers In Dallas, ArlingtonThe White House has partnered with the State of Texas to build two new major Community Vaccination Centers in North Texas.
Lack Of Eligibility Oversight Means Young, Healthy People Are Getting COVID-19 Vaccine DosesThere is no system to confirm if those enrolling to get the COVID-19 vaccine in Texas really meet the eligibility criteria. Public health officials are asking, but no one is really checking.
Select Dallas ISD Campuses Offering In-Person Coronavirus Vaccine Registration AssistanceThe Dallas Independent School District has teamed up with Dallas County to host in-person COVID-19 vaccine registration events at several campuses.
Thousands Head To Methodist Dallas Medical Center For Public COVID-19 Vaccination EventMethodist Dallas Medical Center is lending a hand to the city of Dallas, -- helping to distribute some 3,000 doses of the coronavirus vaccine.