Donations sought at blood center
There is a need for all blood types at Shepeard Community Blood Center.
The center provides blood to 21 area hospitals.
To donate, one must be at least 110 pounds, in good general health and be at least 17 years old. Those who are 16 years old may also donate with written parental consent.
The center has three locations: 1533 Wrightsboro Road, Augusta; 353 Fabian Drive, Aiken; and 4329 Washington Road.
Radiothon raises $189,000
The 2013 Radiothon held by FM radio stations 104.3 and 96.3 raised $189,000 for the Children’s Hospital of Georgia.