Bolivar County, City of Cleveland, and Delta State University partner with MSDH to bring COVID‐19 vaccination site to local community.
Thanks to a partnership among the Bolivar County Board of Supervisors,
the Bolivar County Emergency Management Agency, the City of Cleveland, Delta State
University (DSU) and the Mississippi State Department of Health (MSDH), residents of Bolivar
County will no longer have to drive two hours roundtrip to receive the COVID‐19 vaccine.
Beginning Feb. 23, the southwest parking lot of Delta State’s Horace McCool Stadium will
transform from a place where Statesmen fans gather on game day to a drive‐through COVID‐19
vaccine distribution site, as part of MSDH’s ongoing efforts across the state.
Bolivar County’s vaccination site, located on Delta State’s campus, will operate from 9 a.m. to 4
p.m. on Tuesday and Friday, beginning Tuesday, Feb. 23.
All appointments for vaccinations at the Bolivar County site must be made through MSDH’s
vaccine appointment system and will be based on the eligibility guidelines established by the
agency. Appointments cannot be made with city, county or university officials.
To make an appointment, visit covidvaccine.umc.edu or call 877‐978‐6453.
The Bolivar County Council on Aging, Inc. will provide transportation for those who have limited
or no means of transportation. Citizens may contact the Bolivar County Council on Aging
Dispatcher Daryeal Lewis or Mobility Manager Doris Green at (662) 846‐6161 to schedule
transportation to the vaccination site. Proof of appointment must be presented at the time of
For more vaccine information from MSDH, visit www.msdh.ms.gov/msdhsite.