Blood drive happening today at SKRECC

The monthly Russell County Community Blood Drive is taking place today.

The blood drive is from 11:30 a.m. until 5:30 p.m. at the South Kentucky RECC Community Room with donors being entered to win a $100 gift card, sponsored by Russell County Property Valuation Administrator Tim Popplewell.

All donors will receive a Kentucky Blood Center long-sleeve t-shirt.

Appointments are preferred but walk-ins are welcome. To schedule an appointment, visit