Mayor Eric Johnson orders creation of COVID-19 vaccine registration hubs to aid Dallas County efforts

DALLAS — Mayor Eric Johnson on Thursday approved a plan to set up vaccination registration hubs in underserved areas of the city. The exact locations of the hubs will be determined by the city’s Emergency Management Coordinator, Rocky Vaz, who has analyzed data from the Parkland Center for Clinical Innovation, the Community Health Needs Assessment, and City

Texas has administered most of its 1.7 million vaccine doses as it prepares to receive 333,000 more

Need to stay updated on coronavirus news in Texas? Our evening roundup will help you stay on top of the day’s latest updates. Sign up here. Gov. Greg Abbott on Tuesday said his health priorities for this year’s legislative session include expanding telemedicine across the state, increasing services for those dealing with mental health issues,

The Dallas Dinner Table will meet virtually to discuss healing and unity, honoring King’s legacy

  Special to The Dallas Examiner   The roots of racism run deep, cultivated through hundreds of years of history. For those in a position of privilege, systemic racism is often difficult to recognize or understand. How can concerned citizens address those issues so that healing can begin? One avenue according to experts is conversation:

COMMENTARY: An open fund for projects debunking vaccine misinformation

The uncertainty and developing nature of the coronavirus pandemic continues to generate related misinformation. Fact-checkers have been hard at work debunking falsehoods online, with nearly 10,000 fact checks about the pandemic currently showing up across our products. The global rollout of COVID-19 vaccines is exacerbating a perennial problem of misinformation about immunization. To support additional