Local Cops & Firemen to Assist Red Cross Today in "Badges & Hoses" Blood Drive - KAIT Jonesboro, AR - Region 8 News, weather, sports

Jonesboro, AR

Local Cops & Firemen to Assist Red Cross Today in "Badges & Hoses" Blood Drive

JUNE 16, 2005 - Posted at 7:39 a.m. CDT

 

JONESBORO, AR - Local police and firefighters will join together today and tomorrow in assisting the American Red Cross with the "Badges & Hoses" blood drive at St. Bernard's Auditorium in Jonesboro.

The two-day drive comes as local emergency blood supplies in northeast Arkansas are at a critically low level, according to Red Cross officials.

Today's drive begins at 11 a.m. and will continue until 4 p.m.  Friday's hours are set for 2 p.m. to 8 p.m. 

  • Region 8 News</span><a class="customMoreLink" href="/Global/category.asp?C=4391" target="_top">More >></a>Region 8 NewsMore>>

  • breaking

    Paragould car dealership destroyed by fire

    Paragould car dealership destroyed by fire

    Saturday, March 25 2017 9:43 PM EDT2017-03-26 01:43:16 GMT
    Saturday, March 25 2017 9:45 PM EDT2017-03-26 01:45:04 GMT
    (Source: Jacob Arnett)(Source: Jacob Arnett)

    A used car dealership in Paragould was destroyed by fire Saturday night.

    A used car dealership in Paragould was destroyed by fire Saturday night.

  • Region 8 man killed in early-morning crash

    Region 8 man killed in early-morning crash

    Saturday, March 25 2017 8:07 PM EDT2017-03-26 00:07:18 GMT
    Saturday, March 25 2017 9:27 PM EDT2017-03-26 01:27:16 GMT
    (Source: AP Graphics Bank)(Source: AP Graphics Bank)

    A Region 8 man died in a car crash early Friday morning.

    A Region 8 man died in a car crash early Friday morning.

  • Cut-A-Thon for Christopher held

    Cut-A-Thon for Christopher held

    Friday, March 24 2017 3:54 PM EDT2017-03-24 19:54:00 GMT
    Saturday, March 25 2017 8:00 PM EDT2017-03-26 00:00:27 GMT
    Christopher Copeland needs a liver transplant at UAMS to survive. (Source: Christopher Copeland)Christopher Copeland needs a liver transplant at UAMS to survive. (Source: Christopher Copeland)

    Former Jonesboro hairdresser in desperate need of liver transplant.

    Former Jonesboro hairdresser in desperate need of liver transplant.

Powered by Frankly