Dec. 27, 2007 Local Briefs

‘Guns and Hoses’ blood drive set
United Blood Services will hold a “Guns and Hoses” blood drive sponsored jointly by the Portales Police Department and the Portales Fire Department from 10:30 a.m. to 1:15 p.m. Saturday at the Portales Fire Department, 301 S. Ave. C in the donor bus.

Donors must be in good health, weigh at least 110 pounds and be at least 17 years old. They are asked to bring a photo ID and donor card.

Each donor receives a free cholesterol test.

For an appointment, call 356-4406.