GTCHD to distribute vaccine to those over age of 80

GRAFTON— According to officials with the Grafton-Taylor County Health Department (GTCHD), on Monday, January 4, the department will begin offering the Moderna COVID Vaccine to members of the general public who are age 80 and above only. The recipient must also reside in Taylor County.

Anyone meeting this criteria and wishing to receive the vaccine should call the GTCHD at 304-265-1288 starting Monday, to schedule an appointment.

Officials with the department again reiterated that at this time, these vaccinations are only for Taylor County residents who are 80 years of age or older.

Any further inquiries can be directed to the Grafton-Taylor County Health Department be calling the aforementioned phone number.

For additional updates on vaccination roll out, be sure to follow the health department on Facebook at