Blood drives planned in Quitman and Mineola


Area residents are invited to support neighbors in need by donating blood at the Carter BloodCare drive hosted by the Old Settler’s Reunion in Quitman Aug. 5 and at Walmart in Mineola Aug. 8.

The Carter BloodCare Bus will be at Jim Hogg City Park, 518 S. Main St. in Quitman from 4:30-8:30 p.m. Friday, Aug. 5.

Contact Lanie Wright at 903-571-9667 for information or sign up at

The bus will be at Walmart, 135 NE Loop 564 in Mineola Monday, Aug. 8 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Contact Shelva Curts for information at 903-569-0180 or sign up at