Lines form at DOH for vaccine


LABELLE — People were in line at 8 a.m. Monday, Jan. 4, at the Hendry County Department of Health (DOH) in LaBelle for the COVID-19 vaccine. The department had scheduled approximately 150 appointments on Monday before they started having phone issues due to the overwhelming number of calls coming in. The DOH in Hendry and Glades counties has already set up appointments for COVID-19 vaccinations on Thursday, Jan. 7, in LaBelle and Moore Haven. Please check back here for an updated vaccination schedule as soon as we get it from the DOH.