SHERMAN, TX - Millions across America will be on the highways to Grandma's house next week. Unfortunately that usually means more accidents, and a fully stocked blood supply in emergency rooms is critical.
The Texoma Regional Blood Center must conduct drives on almost a daily basis in order to maintain a safe supply of blood. They serve hospitals in Grayson, Fannin and Cooke Counties. There are patients in those hospitals needing blood every single day.
Here are blood drives being held this week:
Tuesday, Nov. 14 - Austin College / Mabee Hall in the Wright Campus Center from 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Wednesday, Nov. 15 - The Bloodmobile will be at Texas Laundry & Dry Cleaning on Sunset in Sherman from 9:00 am - 5:30 pm
Thursday, Nov. 16 - Dr. Amin Musani and the staff of the Hearing Clinic on East Main in Denison will host a drive from 9:00 am - 4:00 pm. Look for the Bloodmobile on the East parking lot.
Friday, Nov. 17 - LeCrone Law Firm at 123 North Crockett will host a drive from 10:00 am - 4:00 pm. The Bloodmobile will be parked out front on Crockett St.
Saturday, Nov. 18 - Lakeway Resale Barn in Pottsboro on Hwy 120 West from 10:00 am - 4:00 pm.
Sunday, Nov. 19 - Grace United Methodist Church - from 9:00 am - 2:00 pm The Bloodmobile will be parked out front.