Free COVID-19 testing at Lamar Dixon continues
GONZALES, LA - In partnership with the Louisiana Department of Health and the National Guard, Ascension Parish will offer free, drive-through COVID-19 testing at the Lamar Dixon Expo Center.
Testing began Monday (Dec. 28) and will continue Tuesday and Wednesday, December 29 and 30, from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Anyone wishing to get tested is asked to bring an ID and wear a mask.
Those seeking a test should enter through the main entrance at Lamar Dixon, 9039 St. Landry Ave., and follow signage to the testing area. Residents will self-administer their COVID-19 test inside of their vehicle, under the supervision of a medical volunteer.
Pre-registration is highly encouraged. To pre-register, click here. Test results will be available in 2-3 days through the patient portal or by calling 1-800-MYQUEST.
Desktop NewsClick to open Continuous News in a sidebar that updates in real-time.
Woman's car damaged thanks to gas pump mix-up; insurance company steps up...
Louisiana sends aid to Florida after Hurricane Ian disaster
After questionable decisions from judges, expert says holding them accountable could take...
Fugitive shot to death after search led federal marshals to EBR neighborhood
Fugitive shot to death in neighborhood near Baker
Fans' Choice Player of the Week 4: Central's Glen Cage
Plaquemine's Jayden Rogers leading the Green Devils through music
Southeastern knocks off #4 Incarnate Word on Eli Sawyer game winning touchdown...
McKinley High's homecoming football game canceled after bench-clearing brawl broke out between...
LSU Baseball team volunteers with Baton Rouge's Miracle League