coronavirus

The first omicron variant in North Carolina was confirmed on UNC Charlotte campus, Mecklenburg County Health Officials announced Friday (December 10). A student at the university tested positive for the variant. The school website says the student had traveled out of state for Thanksgiving break before returning back to campus. WCNC Charlotte reports, the student […]

Science has proven that wearing masks in public helps to reduce the transmission of Covid-19.  However, there are some people who either don’t believe in the evidence or they simply don’t care.  In addition, on Thursday, a judge denied an order that would require Lincoln County Schools to mandate masks.  Click here to read more. 

A few weeks ago, we learned that Wendy Williams was infected with Covid-19 and voluntarily went to the hospital to seek treatment for her mental health.  Reportedly, she was scheduled to return to her Wendy Williams Show on October 4th.  However, we’re now learning that it will take a little longer for her to recover.  […]

Coronavirus cases are back on the rise in the Charlotte area, according to new data from Mecklenburg County Public Health Department. The county numbers were declining progressively for a few months but the rate of coronavirus cases is on the rise in nearly every Mecklenburg County neighborhood, The Charlotte Observer reports. Health officials say the […]

If you are a South Carolina resident who is 70 years old and older and you want to be vaccinated, it just got a little bit easier.  Publix grocery stores are now offering the vaccinations at participating stores in South Carolina.  Click here to check the list and schedule your appointment.

As coronavirus cases surge, Gov. Roy Cooper is expected to give us an update on the current situation in North Carolina.  It is unknown if the governor is going to issue additional restrictions.  Click here to read the full story and updates. 

Today, Moderna announced that it has a vaccine that is 94.5% effective.  This gives us all hope as coronavirus cases surge across the U.S and we move into the winter months.  Click here to read the full story.

Are you planning to travel during the upcoming holidays?  Make sure you do it safely as coronavirus cases are on the rise.  Get some tips from TSA on how to fly safely during the holidays.  Click here to read the full story. 

Phase 3 of reopening North Carolina was set to expire Friday, but recent surges in coronavirus cases has put a pause on that move.  Gov. Roy Cooper has decreased gathering limits from 25 to 10 people.  Outdoor gathering limits will remain at 50 people, bars and movie theaters will remain open and all businesses will […]

This is something the world has been waiting for…an effective vaccine!  Today, Pfizer announced that their vaccine is more than 90% effective.  This gives everyone hope as coronavirus cases are surging and more people are dying from this virus.   Click here to read more. 

If you are experiencing coronavirus symptoms like coughing, shortness of breath, a fever, loss of smell and/or taste, or have been around someone who has tested positive for coronavirus, go get tested today!  Visit an Atrium Health testing site today! Friday, October 23, 2020  Our Lady of Consolation Church 1235 Badger Court Charlotte, NC 28206 […]

If you are experiencing coronavirus symptoms like coughing, shortness of breath, a fever, loss of smell and/or taste, or have been around someone who has tested positive for coronavirus, go get tested today!  Visit an Atrium Health testing site today!   Thursday, October 29, 2020 –  Islamic Society of Greater Charlotte 7025 The Plaza Charlotte, […]