COVID-19 Vaccinations and Who is Getting The Vaccine?

    Jun 01, 2021 at 08:45 am by WGNS

    COVID-19 continues to be a concern for residents in the Volunteer State and the Tennessee Department of Health continues to monitor the number of vaccinations recorded daily.... Read More

    From an idea to MTSU nurses providing COVID-19 vaccine for Journey Home clients

    May 31, 2021 at 09:15 am by WGNS

    MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — Three weeks ago, knowing the need for MTSU Health Services to utilize COVID-19 vaccines about the expire so they would not be wasted, universi.... Read More

    Rutherford County Staff Recognized for Service in County’s COVID-19 Vaccine Call Center

    May 16, 2021 at 07:18 pm by WGNS

    Rutherford County, TN—Rutherford County COVID-19 Vaccine Call Center operators were recognized at an appreciation luncheon this month. The call center was staffed b.... Read More

    Pfizer COVID-19 Vaccine Approved For Ages 12 and Up

    May 14, 2021 at 08:00 am by WGNS

    The Tennessee Department of Health announced Thursday, it will begin administering the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine to children ages 12-15 years. This is following the decision by.... Read More

    Local Health Department Offering Walk-In Option for COVID-19 Vaccinations at State Farm Operations Center

    Apr 28, 2021 at 12:24 pm by WGNS

    Rutherford County, TN—The Rutherford County Health Department announced today it is offering walk-in options for individuals to receive a COVID-19 vaccine.  Appoint.... Read More

    UPDATE: TN Dept. of Health To Resume Administration of Johnson & Johnson Vaccine

    Apr 26, 2021 at 11:31 am by WGNS

    After an extensive analysis of the risks and benefits of the Janssen/Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine, the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) voted toda.... Read More

    OF INTEREST: Study Explores Tennessean's Perspectives on COVID-19 Vaccine

    Apr 15, 2021 at 08:56 am by WGNS

    The Tennessee Department of Health released results from a third party, statewide quantitative and qualitative survey of more than 1,000 adult Tennesseans exploring sentiments.... Read More

    MTSU to resume ‘Don’t Miss Your Shot’ COVID-19 vaccine clinic April 15 with Moderna supply

    Apr 15, 2021 at 08:15 am by WGNS

    MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — MTSU officials announced the “Don’t Miss Your Shot” COVID-19 vaccine clinic sponsored by MTSU Health Ser.... Read More

    Tennessee Department of Health Statement on Johnson & Johnson Vaccine

    Apr 14, 2021 at 11:59 am by WGNS

    As announced on Tuesday, the Tennessee Department of Health is acting upon recent guidance from the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and the Centers for Disease Control and.... Read More

    Local College Students to have a Shot at Getting their COVID-19 Vaccination

    Apr 09, 2021 at 02:37 pm by WGNS

    MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — Middle Tennessee State University students are being encouraged to not miss a special on-campus opportunity to receive the COVID-19 vaccine wi.... Read More

    VA Locations in Tennessee Vaccinated 37,000 Veterans with COVID-19 Vaccines

    Apr 05, 2021 at 06:55 am by WGNS

      During the first 90 days of 2021, Tennessee Valley Healthcare System has vaccinated more than 37,000 Veterans with COVID-19 vaccines.There are 139 VA health care.... Read More

    Over 100,000 COVID-19 Vaccine Doses Administered in Rutherford County, 1-Million Statewide

    Apr 02, 2021 at 08:19 am by WGNS

    Tennessee has reached a vaccination landmark of one million Tennesseans being fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Approximately 22 percent have received at least one dose."We c.... Read More

    Nursing Homes See 96 Percent Decline In COVID Cases Since Vaccine Rollout

    Mar 31, 2021 at 10:27 am by WGNS

    WASHINGTON, D.C. – The American Health Care Association and National Center for Assisted Living (AHCA/NCAL), representing more than 14,000 nursing homes and long term ca.... Read More

    Local Doctor Offices Now Offering COVID Vaccine to those 16 and Older in Rutherford County

    Mar 26, 2021 at 01:22 pm by WGNS

    As the COVID vaccines become more readily available, locations of where patients can receive the vaccine are also expanding.As heard in previous WGNS newscast, Governor Bill L.... Read More

    Governor Announces that all Residents aged 16+ will be Eligible for COVID Vaccination by April 5th

    Mar 22, 2021 at 03:08 pm by WGNS

    Tennessee Governor Bill Lee announced Monday...Again, ALL Tennesseans aged 16 and up, will be eligible for COVID-19 vaccination no later than April 5th.Tennessee continues to.... Read More

    COVID Vaccines for Area Homeless in Rutherford County on March 26th

    Mar 22, 2021 at 10:26 am by WGNS

    Those who are homeless in Rutherford County will have an opportunity to receive the COVID Vaccine this Friday on March 26th.Saint Thomas Rutherford hospital is offering the Jo.... Read More

    UPDATE: COVID Vaccines at State Farm Building in Murfreesboro Have Resumed

    Mar 17, 2021 at 12:01 pm by WGNS

    12:40 PM UPDATE: Vaccinations have resumed at State Farm after lightning caused a short delay on Wednesday (3/17/2021).PREVIOUS (BELOW):Those signed up to receive COVID Vaccin.... Read More

    UPDATE: Murfreesboro Medical Clinic is Now Offering COVID-19 Vaccinations

    Mar 10, 2021 at 11:33 am by WGNS

    Murfreesboro Medical Clinic is now vaccinating those who are age 16 or older who are at a high risk of contracting COVID-19, which is under the state’s Phase 1c group. T.... Read More

    Murfreesboro Medical Clinic is Now Offering COVID-19 Vaccinations

    Mar 03, 2021 at 09:11 am by WGNS

    Murfreesboro Medical Clinic (MMC) is now providing aid in the solution to the COVID-19 pandemic by offering vaccines to patients and those in the Rutherford County Community.C.... Read More

    RCS Spoils 1,000 COVID Vaccinations

    Feb 27, 2021 at 09:40 am by WGNS

    (MURFREESBORO) Rutherford County Schools received 1,000 doses of the Moderna vaccine this past Thursday (2/25/2021) for an upcoming employee clinic, but the school district mu.... Read More