Infectious disease expert Dr. Wesley Willeford said with the rate of transmission, it is possible to have a safe holiday season this year. He said as long as your trick or treating plans are outside, you’ll likely be fine.
A terrible price has been paid with more than 15,000 Alabamians dying of Covid-19. The Alabama Department of Public Health saying many of these lives could have been saved had they been vaccinated against the virus.
Mountain Brook Schools leaders said because of significantly reduced positive and close contacts cases in Mountain Brook, Jefferson County, and the state of Alabama, Mountain Brook Schools has re-evaluated and adjusted the current COVID-19 procedures.
Hanceville PD posted on Facebook that Lieutenant Kevin Pounders, in his almost 24 years of law enforcement, along with several years in the United States Marine Corps, is currently engaged in the biggest fight of his life.
Executive Order GA-40, issued Monday, states receipt of a COVID-19 vaccine “by any individual, including an employee or a consumer,” cannot be mandated when the individual objects “for any reason of personal conscience, based on a religious belief, or for medical reasons, including prior recovery from COVID-19.”
Dr. Megan Hays says her clients are presenting with a broad range of difficult emotions as the pandemic drags on, including anxiety, worry, sadness, despair and guilt, among others. But one emotion stands out above the rest: anger.