The Hoxworth Blood Center has scheduled a blood-donation event in the Newport area.
On Wednesday, Feb. 26, a blood drive will be held at Remke, 76 Carothers Road, Newport. The event will run from noon to 6 p.m.
Donors must bring a photo ID, be at least 17 years old (or 16 with parental consent), weigh at least 110 pounds, be free of any cold or flu-like symptom, and generally feel well and healthy.
Call 513-558-1280 for more information or to schedule an appointment.
Serving a 17-county area in Ohio, Kentucky and Indiana, Hoxworth collects, tests, processes and distributes blood and blood components to 31 hospitals and medical centers. Hoxworth operates eight convenient Neighborhood Donor Centers in Greater Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky.
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