SPECIAL ALERT:
Representative Raymond E. Smith, Jr.
NC House District 21
Sampson & Wayne Counties
North Carolina General Assembly
Friday, July 2, 2021 Volume 7/ Issue 26

STANDING COMMITTEES
2021-2022:


* EDUCATION – COMMUNITY COLLEGES

* FEDERAL RELATIONS and AMERICAN INDIAN AFFAIRS

* FINANCE

* HOMELAND SECURITY, MILITARY,
and VETERANS AFFAIRS

* LOCAL GOVERNMENT

We have now had 1,014,359 laboratory confirmed cases in North Carolina. This includes 1,642 newly reported cases with a percent positive rate of 2.5%. There are 400 people hospitalized with
COVID-19. Sadly we have 13,434 confirmed deaths for North Carolina. Currently 56.0% of the population has been vaccinated with at least one dose and 53.0% of the population has been fully vaccinated. 

The dashboard is available here: https://covid19.ncdhhs.gov/dashboard
The full vaccine dashboard is available here: https://covid19.ncdhhs.gov/dashboard/vaccinations


Sampson County:

Appointments and Walk-Ins Welcome (Mondays & Fridays)

Pfizer, Moderna, and J&J vaccines are available between 8am - 5pm, every Monday & Friday at the Sampson County Health Department. APPOINTMENTS AND WALK-INS ARE WELCOME. For more information call (910) 490-1056 or (910) 592-1131. Appointment times are limited and are subject to vaccine availability. 

To schedule an appointment at Sampson Regional Medical Center or to be added to the waitlist to receive the COVID-19 Vaccine, click here


Wayne County:
The Raleigh Report
First Phase of NC Medicaid Managed Care Has Launched

NC Department of Employment Security:
United Way of Wayne County Awarded Volunteer Generation Fund Grant
HOPE Program Application Period Open:
U.S. Cellular To Provide Education Grants (Wayne County)
Identifying Barriers in USDA Programs and Services; Advancing Racial Justice and Equity and Support for Underserved Communities at USDA.

DATES: We will consider comments received by July 15, 2021.

FOOD DISTRIBUTION:

'Three In One Family Center' Food Distribution (non-profit).

CLINTON:
Sampson Expo Center
414 Warsaw Road
Clinton, N.C. 28328
EVERY THURSDAY @ 10:00 AM
First Come, First Serve Come and Be Blessed!!!!
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‘Pathway’ To Food Assistance
July 13th & 27th 9:00AM
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GOLDSBORO: 
Wayne Correctional Center
700 Stevens Mill Road
Goldsboro, N.C. 27533 
 
EVERY MONDAY @ 10:00 AM 
First Come, First Serve/Come and Be Blessed!!!!
Have A Safe 4th of July!
Please continue to be safe during this time of uncertainty and use all safeguards available to you to remain healthy!!!

Know Your Ws: Wear, Wait, Wash:

If you leave home, practice your Ws: Wear, Wait, Wash
  • Wear a cloth covering over your nose and mouth.
  • Wait 6 feet apart. Avoid close contact.
  • Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds or use hand sanitizer.
These actions can protect our families and neighbors as the state works to ease restrictions while the virus is still circulating.
All North Carolinians are encouraged to share this message in their businesses and through their organizations.