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Missouri-Illinois

 
October 30, 2013
Aaron Hefner was killed in 2010      ST. LOUIS (Oct. 30, 2013) – Thoughts of a joyous holiday season for one St. Louis family were destroyed in December 2010 when 20-year old Aaron Hefner was shot and killed in an apparent home invasion, yet the family is turning that...
October 30, 2013
Kurz died following 2010 crash      KIRKSVILLE, Mo. (Oct. 30, 2013) – The family of a local woman who died following a car accident in 2010 is once again joining the American Red Cross in inviting the Kirksville community to honor her life by giving blood in her memory....
October 29, 2013
American Red Cross thanks blood donors with complimentary pizza at Jefferson City blood drives   JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (Oct. 29, 2013) – Thanksgiving is a time for giving thanks. In the spirit of the season, the American Red Cross is thanking presenting donors at the Missouri State...
October 28, 2013
University of Central Missouri Veterans Appreciation Blood Drive Nov. 11      WARRENSBURG, Mo. (Oct. 28, 2013) – The University of Central Missouri, the Military and Veterans Success Center and the American Red Cross invite community members to honor our nation’s...
October 27, 2013
Give the perfect gift to patients in need Nov. 29      ST. LOUIS (Oct. 28, 2013) – This holiday season, give the perfect gift to help patients in need by giving blood with Joy FM and the American Red Cross at four locations in Missouri and Illinois on Nov. 29. Everyone who...
October 27, 2013
Red Cross blood drive scheduled Dec. 6 & 7   ST. LOUIS (Nov. 1, 2013) — The American Red Cross and KSHE95 invite the local community to give something that means something this winter by giving the gift of a blood donation at the annual KSHE95 Winter Blood Drive Dec. 6 and 7. Each...
October 25, 2013
Local child continues battle with leukemia      KIRKSVILLE, Mo. (Oct. 25, 2013) – Ashley Mayer was diagnosed with leukemia in 2010, at the age of 13. Now 17, Mayer continues her fight, and also continues to join family and friends in encouraging eligible blood donors to...
October 25, 2013
Zac Wildhaber was killed in 2012 crash      UNION, Mo. (Oct. 26, 2013) – Family and friends of Zac Wildhaber are turning the tragedy of the teen’s death into an opportunity to help save lives. They are joining St. Joseph Neier Catholic Church, the American Red Cross...
October 22, 2013
Christopher Cooper, Sondra Cunningham killed in separate crashes      INDEPENDENCE, Mo. (Oct. 22, 2013) – Two area residents who died after being struck by cars in separate crashes nearly one year apart are being honored by family, friends and the American Red Cross...
October 21, 2013
Cheryl Wilkerson was diagnosed in 2011      OPDYKE, Ill. (Oct. 21, 2013) – When Cheryl Wilkerson was diagnosed with triple negative breast cancer in October 2011, her prognosis, in her words, “was not great.” Nearly a year later, when cancer cells moved into...