Selma Residents Share Their COVID Memories

From the West Alabama Newsroom– This Sunday will mark two years — since Alabama recorded its first case of COVID-19. Since then — the virus has impacted nearly everything we do. Melinda Fancher of Selma says she’s never seen anything — like the COVID pandemic. And she’s not alone. “I mean, you go to bed one night and things are…

Will Alabama’s Federal Vaccine Mandate Challenge Hold Up In Court?

Legal Expert Joins Alabama News Rising to Discuss Legal Merits of State Mandate Challenge

Dr. Allen Linken joined David Lamb on Alabama News Rising to weigh in on the state of Alabama’s challenge to the federal vaccine mandate from the Biden administration. Categories: National News, News Tags: Alabama, biden, mandate, vaccine

COVID-19 vaccine: CDC panel backs expanded booster rollout

WASHINGTON (AP) – A government advisory panel has endorsed extra doses of all three of the nation’s vaccines. Advisers to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention also said Thursday that people could choose a different company’s brand for that next shot. Certain people who received Pfizer vaccinations months ago already are eligible for a booster. The advisers said certain…

President Biden Suggests Companies Require Employees To Be Vaccinated

As the FDA gave the Pfizer vaccine it’s full and final approval, President Biden called on many who’ve waited to go get vaccinated. “The moment you’ve been waiting for is here, and it’s time for you to go get your vaccination and get it today,” said Biden in his speech on Monday. The President is not only encouraging all Americans…