Four blood drives upcoming for American Red Cross as need high

The American Red Cross needs donors of all blood types to help overcome an ongoing emergency blood shortage this summer.

Upcoming local donation drives in Huntington County are:

Huntington
• Aug. 19, from 2 p.m. to 7 p.m. at Evangelical United Methodist Church, 1000 Flaxmill Rd.
• Aug. 29, from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Huntington University, 2303 College Ave.
• Aug. 30, from 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at Huntington County Courthouse, 201 N. Jefferson St.

Roanoke
• Aug. 21, from 1 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. at One Resource Group, 13548 Zubrick Rd.