State Fair Of Texas 'Urging', But Not Mandating Fairgoers Be Vaccinated"Big Tex needs every fairgoer to do their part and most of all, be respectful of others and do the right thing," the State Fair said in a news release Wednesday.
U.S. To Recommend COVID Vaccine Boosters After 8 MonthsThe Biden administration is expected later this week to recommend that the majority of Americans get a booster shot eight months after their second dose of a COVID-19 vaccine.
More Dallas ISD Students Return To The Classroom As Mask Debates Rage OnDallas ISD Superintendent Dr. Michael Hinojosa says while administrators can’t make students wear masks, it is heavily encouraged in order to reduce the spread of COVID-19.
Mexican Border Cities Receive More Than 1 Million Dozes Of COVID Vaccine From U.S.The United States has donated 1.35 million doses of the Johnson & Johnson coronavirus vaccine to Mexico.
Dallas County Says It Needs To Double Number Of COVID-19 Vaccination Site Volunteers“We need about 350 volunteers on a given day,” said Christian Grisales with Dallas County Health and Human Services. “Right now we're getting less than half.”
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.
Johnson & Johnson's COVID-19 Vaccine Still Has Advantages Despite Less EffectivenessOverall, Johnson & Johnson's vaccine is 85% effective in preventing severe disease with a single shot.
Dallas Expecting Thousands At Convention Center Vaccination Site Over Next 3 DaysThe city outlined its three-day operation of vaccinating about 200 people an hour inside a parking garage at the Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center.
How Does Dallas County Determine Priority List For COVID-19 Vaccines?With the wait list in Dallas County as high as 300,000 people, the county is using various software programs to determine the most vulnerable.
COVID Vaccine Questions Answered: Can You Still Catch Virus After First Dose?As the rollout of COVID-19 vaccines accelerates, Dr. Mallika Marshall and Dr. Max Gomez answer common questions about vaccinations.