MOUNT VERNON — The Knox County Health Department has received a limited supply of flu vaccine for children, ages 6 months to 18 years. It will be available by appointment only on Wednesday from 8 a.m. to noon and 1 to 4 p.m. The vaccine is available as nasal spray for children ages 2 to 18 and in the form of a shot for infants age 6 months to 2 years old and those unable to take the nasal spray.
There is no cost for the nasal spray vaccine. There is a charge for the flu shot.
To make an appointment, call the health department medical clinic at 399-8009.
The health department is closed today in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day.