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Gov. Greg Abbott’s announcement Monday that Texas will stop paying the federally funded $300 in extra pandemic-related weekly unemployment aid as businesses that scaled back or shuttered during the pandemic are reopening could help give the state economy a shot in the arm, the head of the Te…

Nacogdoches ISD is one of five districts statewide selected for a pilot program to vaccinate high school students against COVID-19, the district announced Friday.

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U.S. regulators expanded the use of Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine to children as young as 12. Will you allow your child to be vaccinated?

U.S. regulators on Monday expanded the use of Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine to children as young as 12, offering a way to protect the nation’s adolescents before they head back to school in the fall and paving the way for them to return to more normal activities.

East Texas Community Health Services is preparing to take its COVID-19 vaccination campaign on the road once massive shot clinics come to an end.


Nacogdoches Fire and Rescue now has a working ultra-cold freezer able to store Pfizer’s coronavirus vaccine ahead of an expected announcement next week authorizing the shot for children as young as 12.


Just shy of a third of eligible Nacogdoches County residents are fully vaccinated against COVID-19, and the days of mass vaccination clinics where public health officials offer upwards of 2,000 shots a day soon could be coming to an end.


Nacogdoches County will pause its use of the single-dose Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine after state and federal health officials recommended states temporarily stop distributing the vaccine after six women across the nation suffered a “rare and severe type of blood clot.”

Vaccinations for anyone 18 and up are continuing this week with online signup and a call center to schedule either the Moderna or the one-dose Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 shots.

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