According to the Upper Cumberland Development District from May 21, 2021: The number of Covid-19 cases continue to decrease. Out of 14 counties, eleven of them have less than 20 ACTIVE cases. Unless Gov. Lee announces an extension to Executive Order #80, it is set to expire on May 31, 2021. 5,701 vaccines have been administered to Cannon County residents.
The Tennessee Department of Health announced it will begin administering the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine to children ages 12-15 years. This is following the decision by the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) to recommend to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) that the Pfizer vaccine be made available to administer to children ages 12-15 years. The vaccine is safe and effective in preventing COVID-19.
The Cannon County Health Department announced today it is offering walk-in options for individuals to receive a COVID-19 vaccine. Appointments are still available but not required.
Starting on March 23rd, the Cannon County Health Department will be doing late clinics on Tuesdays from 4:30-6:30 p.m. and early clinic Thursday mornings starting at 7:00 a.m until last appointment filled.
All Tennessee adults will be eligible for COVID-19 vaccination effective April 5, 2021. Tennesseans aged 55 and older and those in Phase 2 of the state’s COVID-19 Vaccination Plan are eligible for COVID-19 vaccinations beginning March 22, 2021.