87
      Wednesday
      90 / 69
      Thursday
      90 / 69
      Friday
      90 / 69

      The American Red Cross calls for blood donations

      Efforts to get numbers up in the Adair and Macon County regions continued with a blood drive in Kirksville Saturday.

      The drive was held at the Adair County Annex Building in downtown Kirksville.

      Doors opened at 11 a.m. and closed at 3 p.m.

      Donations through the Red Cross are down approximately 8% over the past 11 weeks, resulting in about 80,000 fewer donations than expected.

      Upcoming Blood Drives:

      Walgreens Kirksville- Friday, August 8, 2014 from 1 p.m.- 5 p.m.

      Walmart Kirksville- Thursday August 14, 2014 from 1 p.m.- 6 p.m.

      Northeast Regional Medical Center- Tuesday August 19, 2014 from 11 a.m.- 4 p.m.

      Friends of Jersey Jo (Preferred Family Healthcare)- Thursday August 21, 2014 from 2 p.m.- 7 p.m.

      Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Kirksville- Thursday August 28, 2014 from 4 p.m.- 8 p.m.

      Brashear Community (Keller Community Building)- Wednesday September 3, 2014 from 2 p.m.- 6 p.m.

      Truman State University- Tuesday and Wednesday September 9,10 2014 10:30 a.m. ?? 5 p.m.

      Novinger Community (Adair County R1)- Tuesday September 16, 2014 2 p.m.- 6 p.m.

      Kirksville Rotary (Rehoboth Baptist Church)- Tuesday September 30, 2014 12 p.m.- 6 p.m.