The CDC has eased mask-wearing guidance for the fully vaccinated, allowing them to stop wearing masks outdoors in crowds and in most indoor settings.
The state is not making COVID-19 vaccinations a requirement for students in the fall despite kids age 12 and older being eligible.
Under the CDC’s new guidelines, fully vaccinated persons no longer have to wear a mask indoors or outdoors - with the exception of public transport.
The city of Georgetown is no longer requiring face coverings to be worn in city facilities and all public meetings will return to in-person.
The Round Rock Express says that in accordance with MLB, state, city and county policies, face coverings will no longer be required at Dell Diamond.
Austin ISD says that this update follows months of decreasing infection rates resulting from rising vaccination rates and precautions.
Many providers are already gearing up to administer the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine to those 12 years old and older who are now eligible to receive it.
Granger ISD says that this was possible due to the COVID-19 safety protocols in place as well as teachers who have gone above and beyond.
The relocated vaccine clinic will continue to provide the same drive-thru convenience for anyone seeking a COVID-19 vaccine. No appointments required.
The reservations will help manage capacity for the safety of staff and guests, according to the Austin Parks and Recreation Department.
Dr. Escott has served as interim health authority since 2019, when Austin was grappling with toxic algae blooms and a serious flu season.
Health officials are trying to find ways to reach people who are hesitant about receiving the COVID-19 vaccine.
Stephanie Cerda with the United Way joins FOX 7 Austin to talk about efforts to increase COVID-19 vaccine confidence.
Anyone age 16 and above will qualify to get their free first dose of the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine at the Expo Center.
According to DSHS data, when compared to major metro areas, the only county that beats Travis’s 42% for full vaccinations in those 16 and older is El Paso County.
The goal of the event is to vaccinate approximately 1,000 residents with the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine, says the City of Kyle.
APH says that regardless of vaccination status or stage, individuals need to continue to follow the additional requirements of local businesses, venues, and schools.
A couple from Carrollton is stuck in Mexico right now after both tested positive for COVID-19. Their three-day getaway has turned into a weeks-long medical ordeal.
Clinic hours at each Hays County Moderna COVID-19 vaccine clinic are from 5-10 p.m.
Schools in Texas have received some federal COVID-19 relief money, but not a lot. There's almost $20 billion the state has not yet released.