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Coronavirus in Texas

Rural Texas has struggled to get testing compared with big cities, but mobile testing sites could help

Smaller communities have also struggled to get tests because they were not prioritized by the government or are too cash-strapped to buy them from the private sector, which runs the majority of tests in Texas.

A National Guard-managed mobile COVID-19 drive-thru site at the Paws and Taws Fulton Convention Center in Fulton on Friday, …

Coronavirus in Texas

As the coronavirus spreads across the state, The Texas Tribune is covering the most important health, economic and breaking developments that affect Texans, every day. Watch our Texas unemployment tracker, use our explainer on the coronavirus for essential information, and visit our map tracker for the number of cases, deaths and tests in Texas.

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A National Guard-managed mobile COVID-19 drive-thru site at the Paws and Taws Fulton Convention Center in Fulton on Friday, …

A shortage of supplies

Challenges in urban areas

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