The gift of life

Photo by Kaitlin Lyle

Residents of all blood types were encouraged to stop by a blood drive at the Millerton  firehouse on Thursday, Aug. 2. Organized by the fire department every three months, last week’s blood drive saw nine people donating blood in the first two hours alone. From left, North East fire volunteer John “Hot Dog” Dean, Millerton Rescue Squad Capt. Sharon Stramm and Millerton Rescue Lt. Donna Flinn greeted those who were willing to roll up their sleeves.


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