Blood Drive May Help Victims of Terrorist Attack

One of the blood drives is taking place at the American Red Cross Center on DeBuys Road in Biloxi. Hundreds of people turned out Tuesday to give blood.

A regularly scheduled blood drive at Hancock Bank in downtown Gulfport turned into turned into an emergency blood drive Tuesday morning. People were waiting more than an hour to donate blood, to help the victims of today's terrorist attacks.

There will be several blood drives on the coast on Friday.

  • Red Cross Office Biloxi
    DeBuys Rd. & Fernwood Dr.
    7am -7pm
  • First Baptist Church
    Live Oak Ave.
    Pascagoula
    7:30 am 2:30 pm
  • Orek Manufacturing
    Long Beach Industrial Park
    9:30 - 5pm
  • Blood Center Office
    Highway 90
    Ocean Springs
    9am - 3pm

Saturday

  • Red Cross Office Biloxi
    DeBuys Rd. & Fernwood Dr.
    8am - 1pm
  • Gulf Coast 7th Day Adventist Church
    Highway 67 Woolmarket
    12:30 - 3:30
  • Blood Center Office
    Highway 90
    Ocean Springs
    9am - 3pm

For more information on donating blood, you can visit the American Red Cross on the web.