COVID-19 vaccination site ‘should’ begin administering vaccines Feb. 1

Published 8:52 am Monday, January 25, 2021

COVID-19 vaccines “should” begin being administered at a drive-thru site in Warren County beginning Feb. 1.

Warren County Emergency Management Agency Director John Elfer said the site, set up at Uptown Vicksburg (formerly Vicksburg Mall), will provide 200 vaccines per day each Monday, Wednesday and Friday.

The site is under the direction of the Mississippi State Department of Health.

Email newsletter signup

Sign up for The Vicksburg Post's free newsletters

Check which newsletters you would like to receive
  • Vicksburg News: Sent daily at 5 am
  • Vicksburg Sports: Sent daily at 10 am
  • Vicksburg Living: Sent on 15th of each month

Elfer told Warren County Supervisors during their work session Monday that state health department officials said residents should be able to begin registering for vaccine appointments online sometime this week.

He said his office has worked to organize 25-to-30 medical personnel to administer the vaccines.

A list of currently scheduled vaccination sites — set through Jan. 29 — along with links to make appointments online can be found at,22816,420,976.html#sites.

About Tim Reeves

Tim Reeves, and his wife Stephanie, are the parents of three children, Sarah Cameron, Clayton and Fin, who all attend school in the Vicksburg Warren School District. The family are members of First Baptist Church Vicksburg. Tim is involved in a number of civic and volunteer organizations including the United Way of West Central Mississippi and serves on the City of Vicksburg's Riverfront Redevelopment Committee.

email author More by Tim