Area Breaking News

McIntosh Health Department offers Pfizer vaccine for ages 12 and up

Health Departments to Offer Pfizer Clinics for Teen Vaccinations   The Coastal Health District is now scheduling appointments for special Pfizer vaccine clinics at seven  health department locations. Pfizer is the only COVID-19 vaccine currently authorized for individuals as young as 12 years of age.   “Several of our clinics typically offer Moderna vaccine for…

Read More

Georgia to cut off federal COVID-19 unemployment benefits

Georgia to cut off federal COVID-19 unemployment benefits   By Dave Williams and Beau Evans Capitol Beat News Service  ATLANTA – Georgia is joining a growing number of Republican-led states in cutting off federal unemployment benefits to incentivize out-of-work employees to return to their jobs. Gov. Brian Kemp said in an interview with Fox News…

Read More