This past year alone taught us all that we must be prepared and ready for the unexpected. While we all have saving goals for the future, it should be a top priority to have an emergency fund to cover unrecognized needs, such as vehicle breakdown, dental costs, or even last-minute entertainment.
School employees started receiving the vaccine as part of Group 3 of the COVID-19 vaccine rollout on Thursday afternoon at Forsyth County Department of Public Health’s mass vaccination site at the Winston-Salem Fairgrounds Education Building.
No cost COVID-19 testing continues twice a week at our regular locations at the Winston-Salem Fairgrounds and EMS Triangle Station.
NCDHHS will continue to provide Pandemic EBT (P-EBT) benefits for children who would normally receive free or reduced price meals under the Richard B. Russell National School Lunch Act, to purchase extra food. Benefits will begin to be issued on February 19, 2021 through the P-EBT program.
Get your spring container plants off to a good start and help them thrive throughout the hot summer months by setting up a rain barrel. Register for this free online event.
The B.1.1.7 variant of COVID-19 has been identified in Forsyth County, which has been found to be more contagious, though early research found that it has no impact on the severity of the disease or the effectiveness of the COVID-19 vaccine.