Pugh, Mackey host first of three testing and mask giveaway events

BLYTHEWOOD – Richland County Councilman Derrek Pugh and Councilwoman Jesica Mackey sponsored the first of three COVID testing and mask giveaway events last Saturday at Doko Meadows Park.

“It is a cold and rainy day,” Mackey said in a statement on Facebook, “but thankful to partner with Councilmember Derrek Pugh and SC DHEC this morning to provide COVID testing and masks to residents in NE Columbia.”

The next event is set for Saturday, March 13 from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. Pictured left, Mackey hands out masks to drive-up residents.