ADPH data shows that 2,180 people are hospitalized with the virus across the state as of January 14th, 2022. 84 of those patients are children. Dr. David Kimberlin with Children’s of Alabama said those are record numbers for kids.
Many people across the nation will gather on Monday, Jan. 17 to celebrate and commemorate the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Dr. King played a vital role in fighting for equal rights in America.
“We are still dealing with some of the old policies that they have when it comes to funding,” said Executive Director Reggie McKenzie. “So we realize that we have to get the community involved in an effort to survive.”