Register for the vaccine
Even though the 75+ age group is now being vaccinated, Haywood County residents in other groups can preregister with the public health department.
Haywood County residents over the age of 75, who have not already been included in a previous vaccination group, may begin pre-registering for COVID-19 vaccine appointments.
Sign up at: https://www.haywoodcountync.gov/vaccine or call the COVID-19 hotline at: 828-356-2019, between the hours of 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. Monday - Friday.
Read more about how the vaccination priority here.
By the numbers
The Haywood County COVID-19 dashboard hasn't been updated yet, so there are no new numbers to report from weekend cases.
Keep track of WCU cases
An updated dashboard with added information is now online for Western Carolina University staff and students. Learn more here.
Working the kinks out
Haywood officials did a test run for how a drive-through vaccination clinic would operate when fire department and emergency personnel were vaccinated last week. Here's the story.
Loan application process is open
Small business that have been impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic can apply for a second loan now that Congress has passed another relief package.
Learn more here.