Blood drives set this weekend
United Blood Services will conduct two blood drives this weekend to help address critical shortages of all blood types.
Friday, a drive will be held at M C Bank, 1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
On Sunday, the American Legion Riders, Post 242 of Patterson will sponsor a blood drive, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Wal-Mart in Bayou Vista.
All blood types are needed — A, B, AB and O, both positive and negative.
Donations may also be made at the UBS office at 1234 David Drive.
For more information or to make an appointment, call UBS at 384-5671.