Blood drive slated to honor Sgt. Paul Brooks
JONESBORO, Ark. (KAIT) - An event will be held Saturday to help honor a Jonesboro man killed 12 years ago in the Iraq War.
The Jonesboro Elks Lodge and the American Red Cross are hosting a blood drive, starting at 10 a.m. Saturday, to remember Staff Sgt. Paul Brooks.
Brooks was serving his second tour as an Army medic in Baghdad, when he was killed by a suicide bomber May 21, 2009.
The event will be held at the lodge at 2113 West Washington Ave. in Jonesboro.
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