Vaccine clinics on this weekend

New cases of COVID-19 increasing; Flomaton Pharmacy and Poarch giving free vaccine shots this weekend

As COVID-19 numbers begin to rise, residents will have two opportunities to receive free vaccinations this weekend in Flomaton and Poarch.

Flomaton Medical Center Pharmacy on Highway 113, will be holding a vaccine clinic Saturday, June 24 from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. The Poarch Band of Creek Indians will be holding a clinic from 1 p.m. to 7 p.m. Sunday, April 15.

According to information released by the Escambia County (Ala.) Heath Care Authority, there have been 37 new cases of COVID-19 diagnosed in the county from April 6 to April 20.

Vaccines were originally available only to certain age groups an...