Free flu shots & COVID testing

The Franklin County Health Department is offering free flu shots by appointment. Drive-up COVID-19 testing is also available. The office is located at 266 Joyce Lane, For information call 931-967-3826.

Senior Center temporarily closed

The Franklin County Senior Citizens Center will remain closed through Dec. 31. A reopening date has not been determined. The staff is working limited hours and can be reached at 931-967-9853.  If there is no answer, leave a message and your call will be returned.

Dec. 17-20

Christmas bazaar

Everyone is invited to a Christmas bazaar this weekend at Artisan Depot Gallery, 204 E. Cumberland St., Cowan. Thursday, Friday and Sunday hours are noon to 5 p.m. Open Saturday 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Shop and support local artists.

Dec. 18

Blood drive

A Red Cross blood drive will be held Friday from 1-7 p.m. at Winchester Church of Christ, 1230 South College St., Winchester. Download the American Red Cross Blood Donor App, visit  RedCrossBlood.org, call 1-800-733-2767 or enable the blood-donor skill on any Alexa Echo device to make an appointment or for more information. All blood types are needed.

Send events to lstacy@heraldchronicle.com by 10 a.m. each Tuesday.