Two blood drives are scheduled for Yates County Wednesday.
Drives will take place at the Himrod Fire Department from noon until 6 p.m. and at the Benton Fire Department from 2 until 7 p.m.
The American Red Cross is currently facing a severe blood shortage. To donate or for more information go to redcrossblood.org or call 1-800-733-2767.
Complete a Rapid Pass online on the day of the drive to reduce donor wait time at the drive.