After using all of their test kits on Tuesday, FREE Coronavirus testing resumed in Jasper on Wednesday morning at the old Mary Dickers Hospital on South Wheeler Street.

Jasper Hospital District Board Member Rodney Norsworthy said that a total of 240 people were tested on Tuesday, and on Wednesday officials doubled their number of test kits in order meet the demand.

According to Norsworthy, there was definitely demand on Wednesday. He said that cars were already lined up at 7:00 a.m. for testing that began at 8:00 a.m. and would continue until 4:00 p.m.

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