Healthcare providers, first responders and persons age 65 plus, are eligible to receive COVID-19 vaccinations.
The South Central Health District, which serves Montgomery, Wheeler and Treutlen counties, has moved to an appointment-only system for scheduling vaccinations. Call 478-275-6570 or visit southcentralhealth.
org for information.
The Southeast Health District, which serves Toombs County, also requires appointments.
For information, call 1-855-473-4374 or visit their website at www.
sehdph.org. Meadows Health is administering vaccinations in Vidalia by appointment. (See article on page 3A.)
Chili Cookoff on
Residents are invited to stop by the Lyons Depot on Saturday, January 16, from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m. for a chili tasting at the Loving Lyons Chili Cookoff. There is no admission charge but “tasting” cups of chili will be available for $1. For information on registering to compete in the cookoff, visit the Loving Lyons Facebook page.
In an effort to minimize COVID-19 exposure the 2021 MLK Day Parade has been cancelled.