The Halifax County Health Department today added 26 new positive cases of COVID-19 to its data.
The latest positives bring the cumulative total since last March to 5,148. There have been 103 related deaths.
Meanwhile, the health department is taking online appointments for first dose vaccinations for groups 1 through 4.
A first dose vaccination clinic will be held Thursday for anyone 18 and above at Pleasant Grove Baptist Church at 4531 Highway 48 in Hollister from noon to 7 p.m. The vaccinations will be administered at the church’s Life Center.
While appointments are preferred, walk-ups will be accepted.
Appointments may be made at this link
The health department reported Thursday there have been 1,743 total positive cases of which 1,662 have recovered. There were 13 active cases. There have been 68 related deaths.