Flu Shots Available in Jasper/Newton Counties

There's still a nationwide shortage of the flu vaccine, but some lucky East Texans may have a chance to get the shot after all.

The Jasper Newton County Public Health District has flu vaccine available at each of its sites. People 50 and older or with chronic conditions can get these shots for $15. If you have a medicard card, the shot is free.

For more information, call the Jasper office at (409) 384-6829, extension 221. The phone number to call in Newton is (409) 379-5291. In Kirbyville, call (409) 423-6133 or call the Buna office at (409) 994-5921.