COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic Scheduled for Wednesday, February 3rd at West Johnston High School

For Immediate Release:

February 1, 2021
5:15 p.m.


Smithfield, NC – The Johnston County Health Department has scheduled a drive-thru clinic on Wednesday, February 3rd from 10:00 a.m. while supplies last at West Johnston High School located at 5935 Raleigh Road, Benson, NC 27504.  

The COVID-19 vaccine clinic is for individuals in Groups 1 and 2 which includes health care workers, long-term care staff and residents, and adults 65 and older. Please bring your ID to the event.  Registration is not required and vaccinations will be administered on a first come, first serve basis until our capacity has been reached.  The Health Department will be administering the Moderna vaccine.

Those seeking the vaccination should be aware that it is not recommended for those who have had another vaccine within the previous 14 days.  In addition, individuals who have an active COVID-19 infection (under isolation) or recent exposure to an individual with COVID-19 should defer receiving the vaccination until recovered or removed from quarantine.

We continue to encourage all Johnstonian’s to register to receive the most up to date COVID-19 vaccination clinic and testing information on your phone by texting COVIDJOCO to 888777. 

General information about COVID-19 can be found online at or