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6, 13, 20 & 27 BY APPOINTMENT ONLY. Immunizations clinics, 1-3:30 p.m., every Tuesday. Please call for an appointment. Shots, blood pressure screenings, vaccines, family planning supplies and flu vaccines. New patients, please bring your immunization records. All patients need to bring all insurance card information with you on every visit. Free or minimal charge for vaccines and familiy planning supplies. State law: 11-year-olds are required by West Virginia law to receive the TDap booster and meningococcal/meningitis (MCV4). A second meningitis booster is recommended for 16-18 year olds, if only one dose of meningitis was given between the ages of 11-15. All 11-year olds are encouraged to get Gardasil/HPV/Human Papillomavirus Vaccine, and varicella/chickenpox booster and meningoccal-meningitis vaccine/MenB (new vaccine) for 16-year-olds through age 23.

PCV15 & PCV20/Prevnar, Shingles/Shringrix can be given if your insurance does not cover it to eligible adults.

2 & 16 BY APPOINTMENT ONLY. Women’s Health Clinics: Family Planning Program & BCCSP/Breast and Cervical Cancer Screening Program - Free or reduced rates on pap smears and breast exams with Alicia VanMeter, FNP-BC.

Online ONLY Food School Class - Take the class online at www.statefoodsafety.com. $17 fee or at www.gcwestvirginia.com. Call direct at 304-257-9768.

By Appt. Confidential testing and treatment for HIV and sexually transmitted diseases or any Tuesday afternoon 1-3:30 p.m.

Lab Testing Healthy Saturday at Grant Memorial Hospital. For information, call Julie Kesner at 304-257-5806 to make an appointment.

Covid Vaccine Schedule an appointment by calling the Grant County Health Department at 304-257-4922, for Pfizer and Moderna on Tuesdays. For Covid-19 information visit the website dhhr.wv.govcovid-19.

26 Closed for Christmas.

PATIENTS ARE TO BRING INSURANCE CARD(S) INFORMATION FOR ALL VISITS.

View the website www.grantcountyhealthdepartment.com for clean air regulations, food inspection reports and clinic schedule.

COVID-19 TESTING SITES: By appointment - Grove Street Health Center call 304-257-2451 and Mount Storm Health Center call 304-693-7616.

 

The Potomac Valley Conservation District is Wednesday, Dec. 7, 6:30 p.m. at Family Traditions Restaurant, 21 Virginia Ave., Petersburg. Additional information is available on the district webpage: www.wvca.us/district/pvcd.cfm or by contacting the office at 304-822-5174. The meeting agenda is available three days prior. A copy may be obtained on the webpage or by contacting the office at 500 East Main St., Suite F, Romney. The public is invited.

Grant County Family Issues Task Force community meeting, Thursday, Dec. 8, 6 p.m. at Petersburg Presbyterian Church.

Cancer Support Group for cancer patients and caregivers, meets the first Monday of every month, 5 p.m. at Living Hope Baptist Church, 1 Veach St., Petersburg. Light refreshments.

Cookies & Fellowship, third Thursday of every month, 6:30 p.m. at Maysville Bible Brethren Church. Grief can be difficult. Come for a time of fellowship.

Grant County Board of Education meets the second and fourth Tuesdays of every month at 5:30 p.m. at the board office on Jefferson Avenue.

Grant County Commission meets every month on the second Tuesday at 9 a.m. and the fourth Tuesday at 3:30 p.m. in the lower level conference room. For the agenda check grantcountywv.org

Grant County Historical Society meets the third Tuesday of each month, 6 p.m. at the old courthouse. Anyone interested in local history is welcome to come.

GMH board meetings will now be held on Grant Memorial Hospital’s campus in the administrative conference room on the fourth Monday at 5:30 p.m.

New Beginnings Community Outreach, Thursday, 6-9 p.m. at First Baptist Church.

Petersburg City Council meets the first Monday of the month at 6 p.m. in the Gary Michael building on South Main St.

T.O.P.S. (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) meets at 6 p.m. every Tuesday at Living Hope Baptist Church on South Main Street in Petersburg. Call Wendy DeiCas at 304-257-2349 for more info.

SOBRIETY CHECKPOINT

To increase awareness of the hazards of intoxicated driving, members of the West Virginia State Police will conduct a sobriety checkpoint in Grant County, Thursday, Dec. 15, from 6 p.m. until midnight.

The sobriety checkpoint will be conducted in Grant County along U.S. Route 220 in the 400 block of Virginia Avenue in Petersburg.

The secondary location will be on U.S. Rt. 220 at the overpass of U.S. Route 48, near Weimer Chrysler Dodge in Moorefield.

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