vpdbadge smallThe Vicksburg Police and Fire Departments along with the Warren County Sheriff's Office are sponsoring a blood drive for Officer Burt Ryan. Officer Ryan has served the citizens of Vicksburg with the Police Department for 9 years and was recently diagnosed with a medical condition requiring blood transfusions. The blood drive is scheduled for Tuesday, July 14, 2105, from 9 a.m. until 4 p.m. at the Vicksburg Convention Center. Every donor will receive a free t-shirt and be registered to win a 2015 Chrysler 200. Please bring your ID.

Mississippi Blood Services suggests that all donors eat within four hours of giving blood and drink plenty of fluids prior to and after making a donation. (888)90-BLOOD www.msblood.com

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