Efforts are underway in a number of counties across South Carolina to offer COVID-19 vaccinations to high school student-athletes, coaches and officials ahead of the start of the fall sports seasons. This Saturday, July 17th, there will be events open to the public and free of charge in Dillon County and Allendale County.
The first event will take place at Dillon High School from 8:30 am-12:30 pm Saturday with the mobile vaccination unit located near the practice facility in the student parking lot. The address for the high school is 1730 Hwy 301 in Dillon. The Pfizer vaccine will be available to adults and youth aged 12 and older.
The second event will be at Allendale-Fairfax High School Football Stadium from 8:30 am-1:30 pm Saturday. The address for the football stadium is 3249 Allendale-Fairfax Hwy in Fairfax. The Pfizer vaccine will be available to adults and youth aged 12 and older while the Janssen single dose vaccine will also be available for adults.