5- to 11-year-olds may have COVID vaccine by Halloween

By , Daily Memphian Updated: September 21, 2021 11:42 AM CT | Published: September 20, 2021 5:23 PM CT

Nationally, children account for one in five coronavirus cases. But in Shelby County the numbers are more severe, with 25% of new patients being youngsters.


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Jane Roberts

Jane Roberts

Longtime journalist Jane Roberts is a Minnesotan by birth and a Memphian by choice. She's lived and reported in the city more than two decades. She covers business news and features for The Daily Memphian.


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