Rep. Leon Howard (D-Richland) has announced two opportunities for free COVID-19 testing in Richland County this weekend.

Free COVID-19 testing will be held on Friday, May 15 and Saturday, May 16 from 10:00am to 2:00pm at Watkins-Nance Elementary School, located at 2525 Barhamville Rd., Columbia, SC 29204. This marks the first time that a COVID-19 mobile testing center has been brought to the 29204 ZIP Code.

The testing site will feature both drive-thru and walk-up options. All testing is free and available to anyone who wants to be tested. The testing is made possible by health professionals at Prisma Health.

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