July blood drives planned in Okeechobee County

OKEECHOBEE — When tragedy strikes, a safe and secure blood supply can make the difference between life and death. When there is an accident or natural disaster, there isn’t time to collect, test and process blood. Blood testing and processing takes about 24 hours. That’s why it’s so important for those who are able to […]

Blood Roundup this weekend!

OKEECHOBEE — It’s roundup time again! Every November, Okeechobee community members are asked to roll up their sleeves and help save lives at the 14th Annual Okeechobee Blood Roundup. The community blood drive will be held in the Okeechobee Freshman Campus Auditorium on Nov. 23 from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Sunday, Nov. 24, […]