LUBBOCK, Texas — “I was so happy to get it,” Lubbock City Councilwoman Shelia-Patterson Harris said about the COVID-19 vaccine on Wednesday’s COVID-19 news conference.
Patterson-Harris contracted COVID-19 in November 2020, shortly after her reelection.
“I was able to get my father vaccinated, as well,” said Patterson-Harris.
Her father is T.J. Patterson, Lubbock’s first Black city councilman.
City leaders, along with medical professionals, have encouraged…