Forsyth County, Novant Health, and Wake Forest Baptist Health are all pausing the use of the Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine after rare blood clots were reported in six patients. Forsyth Cou
5:40pm Apr 13, 2021Health & Safety Health & Safety
4:18pm Mar 10, 2021Health & Safety Health & Safety
Forsyth County is gearing up for a mass vaccination clinic this Friday, Saturday, and Sunday. The event will use the Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine.
2:18pm Mar 05, 2021Health & Safety Health & Safety
Forsyth County could soon have a new provider for mental health services in the community.
5:05pm Feb 25, 2021Health & Safety Health & Safety
A local infectious disease expert provided an upbeat assessment today of Forsyth County’s COVID-19 situation.
8:18am Feb 25, 2021Health & Safety Health & Safety
Forsyth County health officials are reporting their first case of a more easily transmissible variant of COVID-19.
5:06pm Feb 18, 2021Weather Weather Health & Safety
Forsyth County agencies have implemented their White Flag emergency response plan to provide a safe warm place for the homeless during the winter storm.
6:00am Feb 09, 2021Health & Safety Health & Safety
Forsyth County’s top health official says it’s possible that some people who received COVID-19 vaccinations in North Carolina skipped the priority line.
4:53pm Feb 03, 2021Poverty Poverty
Less than half of households in Forsyth County are renters, yet evictions account for nearly 90% of all housing loss in the county.
6:46pm Jan 21, 2021Health & Safety Health & Safety
North Carolina's top public official acknowledged for the first time on Thursday that the state has seen a small number of coronavirus vaccine doses thrown out at a time when supplies remain limite
7:51pm Jan 19, 2021Health & Safety Health & Safety
Forsyth County’s top public health official is expressing cautious optimism about recent COVID-19 trends in the county.
3:42pm Jan 14, 2021Health & Safety Health & Safety
Forsyth County is preparing to open COVID-19 vaccinations to people age 65 and older. But Public Health Director Joshua Swift says they may have to wait a while, given the overwhelming demand they'
11:21am Jan 05, 2021Health & Safety Health & Safety
Forsyth County residents over the age of 75 will soon be eligible to receive the COVID-19 vaccine.