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Who Qualifies for a Covid Booster? The List Is Growing Longer

On Friday, Sept. 24, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Director Rochelle Walensky said people whose jobs put them at risk of coronavirus infection qualify for a shot to boost the protection of their Covid-19 vaccination.

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Fresh at Farmers Markets This Week

The fall crop of rice is here from Lee’s One Fortune Farm! While rice is not commonly grown in the Southern Appalachian region, the Lees have tested and expanded their crop over the past few years.