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96 pints of blood collected at Emily blood drive


January is the official National Blood Donor Month, and at the recent Emily area blood drive a steady flow of donors gave 96 pints of blood.

This was the 60th Emily area blood drive in the past 25 years. The total overall number of pints collected at the Emily site has reached 5,553 pints.

One-gallon pins were received by Tim Boyd, Deb Marty, Donald McCormick, Josh Rooker, Lisa Schweitzer and Brenda Wood.

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