All adult Texans now eligible for COVID-19 vaccine Posted in: News All adults are now eligible to receive a COVID-19 vaccine in Texas as of Monday, March 29, although the Texas Departments of State Health Services (DSHS) has directed providers to prioritize people 80 years or older. Bandera Emergency Management Coordinator Carey Reed said her department will not open vaccines up to ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!