JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) - A group of Region 8 high school students want to encourage their community to give the gift of life.
A blood drive kicked off Monday morning at Westside High School. Tylan Lynxwiler was one of the students that rolled up their sleeves to help save lives.
"It's a real good thing to do. You know, there are a lot of people out there that need this stuff. You know, sometimes lives depend on it," said Lynxwiler
The blood drive lasted until 5 p.m.
For information about where you can give you can head on over to the Red Cross website at www.redcrossblood.org.