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Two chances to give blood in next week

American Red Cross will host two area blood drives, one in Rockdale and one in Thorndale, in the coming week.

After being postponed due to a “Bloodmobile breakdown,” St. Paul Lutheran Give Church blood in Thorndale will host the Scott & White Bloodmobile from 8 a.m. to 12-noon this Sunday. Call 898- 5455 for more information.

On Tuesday, March 2, Peace Lutheran Church on Meadow Drive in Rockdale will host an American Red Cross blod drive from 12:30 to 5:30 p.m. Call 1- 800-448-3543 for information.

Donors should be at least 17, weigh 110 pounds and be in “relatively good health.” And bring a photo ID.


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