lood drives scheduled in area communities

Several blood drives are planned around Jasper County in upcoming weeks.

Blood drives are scheduled for:

• 2 to 7 p.m. Monday, July 22, at First State Bank, 413 East St. in Lynnville.

• 3 to 7 p.m. Thursday, July 25, at Baxter City Hall.

• 7:15 to 10 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 3, at Colfax-Mingo Elementary School.

Eligible blood donors must be at least 16 years old, should weigh at least 120 pounds and should be in general good health. For more information about blood donation or to schedule an appointment to donate blood, call 1-800-287-4903 or visit www.lifeservebloodcenter.org.