Fayette County to offer barrier-free testing on Friday

FAYETTE COUNTY, WV (WOAY) – This week, Governor Jim Justice said all counties in orange or red must respond with mass testing every day.

Tomorrow (Friday, Sept. 25), the Fayette County Health Department and their community partners will be at the J.W. and Hazel Ruby West Virginia Welcome Center in Mt. Hope from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.

This a free testing event. No symptoms or doctor’s order required.

Next week, the health department will be back at the welcome center on Tuesday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. New River Health will also be conducting testing on Wednesday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the old K-Mart parking lot in Oak Hill.

Anna Saunders
Anna Saunders is a weekend reporter for WOAY. With a diploma from Princeton Senior High School and a mother from Fayette County, she is no stranger to the area. She received a degree in Media Arts and Design from James Madison University in Harrisonburg, Virginia and wanted to return home to start her career as a reporter.