Shepeard Community Blood Center low on O-negative blood

For the second time in 2015, the Shepeard Community Blood Center has reached an urgent level of need for O-negative...population is O-negative."In all, Shepeard Community Blood Center supplies blood to 21 hospitals.Donors must be...

Faith digest

Church blood driveThe Anglican Church of the Holy Trinity will sponsor a blood drive for Shepeard Community Blood Center from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. March 14.All donors will receive free hot dogs and a drink.The church is at 160...

Donating blood gets trickier with age

...you snacks and a T-shirt.I had just finished filling out the routine donor questionnaire for the Shepeard Community Blood Center and officially denying any prison stays, tattoos, Third World vacations or romantic misadventures, when they...

Shortage prompts blood donation request

...center has declared an "urgent" need through the weekend after a local and national blood shortage.A Shepeard Community Blood Center spokeswoman said there is a current shortage of O negative, O positive and A negative blood types.Anyone interested...

Shepeard Community Blood Center stresses need for holiday blood donations

Year after year, Greg Bearden and the Shepeard Community Blood Center face the same problem.The holiday season starts.Faithful donors become preoccupied.Donations decrease."We see it every...

Rants & Raves

We are now in the spirit of giving for Thanksgiving and the upcoming Christmas. Please be sure to think of giving blood. Shepeard Community Blood Center supplies all our local hospitals.

George Balk

...Richmond Academy and retired from Proctor & Gamble after 28 years. He enjoyed doing volunteer work at Shepard Community Blood Center and the downtown soup kitchen. He was a member of The Lutheran Church of the Resurrection, where he had also...

Faith Calendar

...279-3836, (706) 284-5313, wyatte.1brown@yahoo.comCHURCH OF THE HOLY TRINITY (ANGLICAN): Shepeard Community Blood Center blood drive 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 8; free hot dogs; (803) 341-0075, bit.ly/1mMNgqQFAIRFIELD...

Faith calendar

...724-1086, khunter@beulahgrove.org, beulahgrove.orgCHURCH OF THE HOLY TRINITY (ANGLICAN): Shepeard Community Blood Center blood drive 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 8; free hot dogs; (803) 341-0075, anglicanchurchoftheholytrinity...

Summer demands blood donations

...Morrow and her husband, Ric, visited the Shepeard Community Blood Center in Evans on Tuesday with the hopes of putting a...Kevin Belanger, the president and CEO of Shepeard Community Blood Center, said the couple might have their work cut out...