Some Alleghany Highlands residents have more options to schedule COVID-19 vaccination appointments closer to home


FILE – This Thursday, March 18, 2021 file photo shows syringes filled with the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine at a pop up site in the Queens borough of New York. According to results released on Monday, March 29, 2021, The U.S government’s first look at the real-world use of COVID-19 vaccines found their effectiveness was nearly as robust as it was in controlled studies. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)

(WFXR) — Residents in Alleghany and Craig counties — as well as the city of Covington — now have more choices to schedule a vaccine appointment near you.

The Roanoke City and Alleghany Health Districts say weekly Moderna vaccine clinics are taking place in the Alleghany County, Covington, and Clifton Forge areas.

To schedule a time to receive your vaccine, click here, call (540) 962-2173 Monday through Friday between 8 a.m. and 4:30 p.m., or call (540) 613-6597 Monday through Friday between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m.

Get breaking news, weather, and sports delivered to your smartphone with the WFXR News app available on Apple and Android.

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Media Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

News tips

Do you have a news tip or breaking news to share with WFXR?  Submit your tip here.

Latest News

More News

News Tip Form

Senior Send Off