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Blood Donors Will Get $10 Gift Card Monday in Corinth

Donors will get a $10 gift card during a blood drive Monday at Walgreens in Corinth from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Blood supplies are extremely low due to the cold weather, according to Mississippi Blood Services. “Area hospitals are using record amounts of blood and platelets, and we are…

Blood Supplies at ‘Crisis’ Level, Drive Underway in Corinth

Mississippi Blood Services is at “crisis-level” inventory and is holding a two-day blood drive at the Corinth Walmart on Wednesday and Thursday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. both days. People who donate with MBS from Dec. 26 to Jan. 6 will automatically be entered for a chance to win…

Blood Drive Is Wednesday at Corinth Walmart

Mississippi Blood Services will hold a community blood drive at Walmart in Corinth on Wednesday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Donors will receive a T-shirt and a gift card while supplies last. All donors are automatically registered for a chance to win a new Ram 1500 Big Horn 4…

Blood Drive Friday at Corinth Car-Mart

Mississippi Blood Services will hold a community blood drive in Corinth on Friday from noon to 6 p.m. at Car-Mart, 2402 Highway 72 E. Donors will receive a T-shirt or a Baskin-Robbins gift card while supplies last. All donors are automatically registered for a chance to win a new Ram…

Corinth Police Department Wins Battle of the Badges Blood Drive

The Corinth Police Department won the Battle of the Badges blood drive this week, results released Thursday show. There were 74 people who attempted to donate, and 86 units of blood were collected, according to Mississippi Blood Services. Last year, the sheriff’s office won the Battle of the Badges. The…

Battle of the Badges Blood Drive Underway in Corinth

By Josh Mitchell Corinth Today News Editor The Battle of the Badges blood drive is underway in front of the Corinth Police Department and Alcorn County Sheriff’s Office. The blood drive is Monday and Tuesday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. each day. Donors can choose which agency they want to…

Blood Drive Thursday at Corinth Kroger

Mississippi Blood Services will hold a community blood drive in Corinth on Thursday from noon to 6 p.m. The MBS Donor Coach will be at the Kroger in Corinth. Donors will receive a free MBS T-shirt and can check their total cholesterol on their MBSConnect Account. Donating blood is safe,…

Blood Drive Friday at Corinth Walmart

Mississippi Blood Services will hold a community blood drive at the Corinth Walmart on Friday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Donors will receive an MBS T-shirt or a $10 gift card. Donors can now check their total cholesterol on their MBSConnect Account. Donating blood is safe, simple and it…

Blood Drive Is Wednesday at Corinth Walgreens

Mississippi Blood Services (MBS) will hold a community blood drive in Corinth on Wednesday from 1–5:30 p.m. The MBS Donor Coach will be at the Walgreens located at the corner of Harper Road and Highway 72. Donors will receive a T-shirt (while supplies last) and can now check their overall…

Farmington Blood Drive Is Wednesday

Mississippi Blood Services (MBS) will hold a community blood drive in Farmington on Wednesday from noon to 6 p.m. The MBS Donor Coach will be at the Dollar General, 4137 County Road 200. Donors will receive a T-shirt and can check cholesterol levels on their MBSConnect account. MBS encourages people…

Giving Blood an ‘Awesome’ Feeling

By Josh Mitchell Corinth Today News Editor It is an “awesome” feeling to give blood and possibly save someone’s life, a local man said. “It is really a good way as a human being that we can give back to other human beings that we don’t even know,” said Keith…

Sheriff’s Office Presented with Battle of the Badges Blood Drive Trophy

The Alcorn County Sheriff’s Office was presented with a trophy from Mississippi Blood Services on Friday for winning last week’s Battle of the Badges blood drive in Corinth. While his office had the most donations, Sheriff Ben Caldwell noted that the most important thing was that many people stepped up…

Alcorn County Sheriff’s Office Wins Battle of the Badges Blood Drive

By Josh Mitchell Corinth Today News Editor The Alcorn County Sheriff’s Office has the bragging rights this year. It won the Battle of the Badges blood drive, which took place in Corinth last week. Sponsored by Mississippi Blood Services, the Battle of the Badges blood drive allowed people to make…

Photos: Officers, Public Donate Blood in Battle of the Badges

The Battle of the Badges blood drive by Mississippi Blood Services got underway in Corinth on Wednesday and runs through Thursday July, 21. The public can donate blood between 10 a.m. and 6 p.m. at the sheriff’s office/police department and Corinth City Hall. Donations can be made on behalf of…

‘Battle of the Badges’ Blood Drive Is July 20-21

Which badge will get the most blood donations this year? The public can donate blood on behalf of the Corinth Police and Fire Departments and the Alcorn County Sheriff’s Office. The badge with the most donations wins. Sponsored by Mississippi Blood Services, the event will be held July 20-21 from 10…