Owensboro Health celebrates vaccine milestone

Coronavirus Watch Kentucky

OWENSBORO, Ky. (WEHT) — Owensboro Health celebrated a milestone Wednesday by giving its 50,000th coronavirus vaccine dose. Don Simmons of Hardin County, KY received that landmark shot.

The state of Kentucky also recently marked a milestone: one million doses of the vaccine have been administered in the Commonwealth.

If you’re interested in getting the COVID vaccine, Kentucky is currently in phase 1c, which includes: transportation and logistics, food service, shelter & housing (construction), finance, IT & communication, energy, media, legal, public safety (engineers), water & wastewater, clergy. We have a list of locations administering the vaccine, and how to make an appointment.

(This story was originally published on March 17, 2021)

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