American Red Cross holding blood drives across Graves County this week


Web Editor - Ryan Burkett

GRAVES COUNTY, Ky. - Graves County residents have at least eight opportunities to give blood to the American Red Cross on a choice of mid-September afternoons this year.

Potential donors can find a blood drive as close as their nearest elementary school.

Sedalia’s drive will be held between 1 p.m. and 5 p.m. on Tuesday. Fancy Farm’s drive is scheduled between 1 p.m. and 6 p.m.

Wednesday, Farmington holds its drive between noon and 5 p.m, Cuba hosts its drive between 1 p.m. and 5 p.m., and Central Elementary will accept donors from 1 p.m. to 6 p.m.

Thursday also offers opportunities at three schools. Symsonia’s is scheduled between noon and 5 p.m., while both Lowes and Wingo will hold blood drives from 1 p.m. to 6 p.m.