St. Jude walk-a-thon set:
CRAB ORCHARD - The St. Jude Children's Hospital Walk-A-Thon will be 8-10 a.m. Sept. 6 at Crab Orchard Cemetery. Anyone interested in walking for cancer research dollars for children may call Diana Messer at (606) 355-2129 or 355-2249 for donation envelopes.
Two blood drives scheduled:
American Red Cross blood drives will be held next week in Harrodsburg and Danville.
The one in Harrodsburg will be from 1-6 p.m. Tuesday at Lions Park Community Center. The drive is part of the Blood Cup Challenge. Donors may donate a pint of blood and vote for their favorite team, University of Kentucky or University of Louisville. T-shirts will be given away. The winning team will be given the Blood Cup at the Aug. 31 football game.
The drive in Danville will be from 11:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Aug. 29 at National Cash Advance in Danville Manor Shopping Center. Donors will be given a gift and will be eligible for door prizes, including a DVD player from Rent -A-Center, Dale Earnhardt pocket knives from National Cash Advance, and a gift certificate from Family Pet Store.