February 9, 2016

Blood drive scheduled for July 24

The First Presbyterian Church in Gardner is sponsoring an American Red Cross blood drive on Wednesday, July 24. Donors can schedule an appointment online at www.redcrossblood.org using the sponsor code “FirstPresChurchGardner.”   Appointments are not necessary, however. Donors will need to show photo identification. The drive will run from 3:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. on July Continue Reading

SHHS blood drive set for April 27

Community Blood Center will host a blood drive at Spring Hill High School on April 27. Community Blood Center is the primary supplier of blood for local hospitals. Its staff needs to collect 580 pints of blood everyday to meet the needs of hospitals in Kansas and Missouri. The SHHS blood drive will run from Continue Reading

Blood bank in need of blood

Officials at Community Blood Center are reporting that its supply of blood has shrunk to alarmingly low levels due to the snow storm from Monday and Tuesday that caused school and business closures. The first major snow storm of the season caused nearly 75% of the mobile drives to be canceled, which resulted in a Continue Reading