Medical experts have been sounding the alarm on a potentially severe flu season and urging flu vaccinations.

The Tuscaloosa County Health Department is hosting a drive-thru flu vaccination clinic on Thursday, October 23, between 7 a.m. and 5 p.m. The clinic will be held at the Belk Activity Center at Bower's Park Complex and no appointment necessary. Participants are asked to wear short sleeves. Vaccination is free for those with Medicaid or Medicare-Part B (please bring your card), and $5 for everyone else. View their flyer or call (205) 562-6900 for more information.