Free COVID-19 & flu shots available

There will be free testing for COVID-19 at Achieve Early College High/Lincoln (1601 N. 27th St.) from 9 am - 1 pm Wednesday-Friday this week. These free tests are available for any community members, however, children must be accompanied by their parents. For more information, visit hidalgocounty.us.

Also, McAllen ISD employees can get a free flu shot in October. No appointment is needed. These are available on Oct. 3 (9 am-noon at DQ Fan Field at McAllen Veterans Memorial Stadium, south entrance), Oct. 5-9 (10 am-noon at FMO North parking lot) and Oct. 13-16 (1-3 pm at FMO North parking lot). Certain requirements must be met. Call 956-632-3275.