Yancey County is having a drive through vaccination event this coming Tuesday, March 9th, at West Burnsville Baptist Church for first dose covid shots.  The event will start at 9am and our last appointment will be at about 1:30pm.  Currently we’re vaccinating groups 1, 2 and 3. 

Here is the link to the state website that details the priority groups: https://covid19.ncdhhs.gov/vaccines/find-your-spot-take-your-shot

To get an appointment people can call 682-6118 and press 8.  That will get them to a scheduler.  If they are busy people can leave a message and we’ll call them back.  Anyone is welcome, regardless of where they live, as long as they’re in the priority groups.  

3/8/21 Health Department vaccine update