COVID-19 shots now available

Alabama and Florida residents to get vaccine beginning todayAlabama and Florida residents to get vaccine beginning today

Representatives from Community Health Northwest Florida informed Century Town Council members Tuesday night that residents age 65 and older who live in Escambia counties in Alabama and Florida have the chance to receive a free COVID-19 vaccination between 9:30 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. this Thursday, Jan. 21, by calling their adult facility, located at 6021 Industrial Boulevard in Century, at 850-724-4064.

The Florida Department of Health (FDOH) is distributing the free shots through county health departments based on its percentage of over-65 population.

Community Health Northwest Florida's CEO C...