Forsyth County saw a significant spike in COVID-19 deaths in September.
3:55pm Oct 08, 2021Health & Safety Health & Safety
3:00pm Sep 23, 2021Health & Safety Health & Safety
Forsyth County public health officials are gearing up to provide COVID-19 booster shots to more North Carolinians after the Food and Drug Administration authorized them for high-risk adults on Wedn
4:46pm May 19, 2021Health & Safety Health & Safety
The Centers For Disease Control and Prevention's recent decision clearing the way for 12-15-year-olds to get vaccinated for COVID-19 has helped boost interest in the shot in Forsyth County.
2:11pm Apr 22, 2021Health & Safety Health & Safety
COVID-19 cases are on the rise in Forsyth County and fewer people are signing up for vaccination appointments.
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'
7:08am Dec 17, 2020Health & Safety Health & Safety
Late last month, Forsyth County announced that 20% of its COVID-19 tests were coming back positive. It was more than double the rate the state had calculated for the county.
6:15pm Nov 18, 2020News News
Forsyth County's public health director is applauding a new county-level COVID-19 alert system unveiled by the state Tuesday.
3:08pm Nov 13, 2020News News
Forsyth County’s top health official says the county’s COVID-19 numbers are heading in the wrong direction.
5:35pm May 28, 2020Health & Safety Health & Safety
There were 97 cases of COVID-19 in Forsyth County on Thursday — the largest single-day increase since the pandemic began.