COVID-19 Updates

COVID-19 vaccine to be available to kids 6-months and up

JACKSON, Tenn. -- Starting Friday, children aged six months to four can receive the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine. The Jackson-Madison County Regional Health Department says the age group will get three doses, with three to eight weeks between the first and…

Four locals talk about CDC mask recommendation

JACKSON, Tenn. -- The Centers for Disease Control has placed Madison County on a high COVID-19 community level. And with that, they gave a recommendation to wear a mask in a public, indoor…

Health experts talk COVID-19, monkeypox

JACKSON, Tenn. -- The Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health hosted a COVID-19 media briefing Tuesday to discuss the surge of COVID-19 across the country. They shared how they are…

Health board looks at COVID-19 stats, budget

JACKSON, Tenn. -- Local health department officials met to discuss several topics. One of the topics discussed by the Jackson-Madison County Board of Health was budgeting. WBBJ 7 Eyewitness News…