BY APPOINTMENT ONLY: East Texas counties offering free testing for COVID-19 starting Saturday

Top Stories

TYLER, Texas (KETK) – Several East Texas counties are offering free mobile testing for COVID-19 beginning this weekend.

The testing comes with certain requirements, however.

First, those wishing a test must make an appointment in advance. You can register online or by telephone:

Second, those wishing to be tested must currently be showing one or more of the symptoms of COVID-19:

  • Fever or chills
  • Cough
  • Shortness of breath
  • Sore throat
  • Headache
  • Body aches
  • Fatigue
  • Nasal congestion
  • Loss of taste or smell
  • Nausea, vomiting, and/or diarrhea

Once you have gotten confirmation of your appointment, you can be tested at the following sites on the following days:

Harrison County

Harrison County will offer free mobile testing Saturday, April 25, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., by appointment only at the Marshall Convention Center.

Rusk County

Rusk County will offer free mobile testing Saturday, April 25, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., by appointment only at First Baptist Church on Main Street in Henderson.

Cass County

Cass County will offer free mobile testing Sunday, April 26, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., by appointment only at Linden EDC, 201 N. Main Street in Linden.

Marion County

Marion County will offer free mobile testing Sunday, April 26, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., by appointment only at Kellyville Community Center, 130 Park Road, in Jefferson.

Morris County

Morris County will offer free mobile testing Monday, April 27, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., by appointment only at the Daingerfield Fire Station.

Titus County

Titus County will offer free mobile testing Tuesday, April 28, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. by appointment only at the Mt. Pleasant Civic Center.

To register:

The testing is provided in cooperation with the Texas Department of State Health Services as well as the Texas Department of Emergency Management.

Copyright 2020 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Trending Right Now

Don't Miss

KETK Twitter & Facebook

Community Calendar