Monday, January 14, 2013
Blood drive at THS collects 33 pints
Students and faculty donated 33 pints of blood as the American Red Cross held a blood drive at Timberland on Nov. 28 with the assistance of Health Sciences teacher Lori Cox.
Laura Zagby, American Red Cross Donor Recruitment Representative, commended Cox and THS students on doing an excellent job of getting donors signed up.
Before the day of the event, Health Science students signed up donors in the cafeteria lobby and one student dressed up as the “Blood Drop” to encourage everyone to give blood.
Congratulations on a job well done.
Happy December Birthday
Monica Nixon, Elijah R. Fayall, Zachary Gauge Belcher, Jermaine Callum, Randall Greene, Gregory Price, Blake G. Rogers, Alexa P. Rogers, Deaundre' Watson-Taylor, Thurmond Fayall Jr., Oliver Prioleau, Kevin Rodin, Dexter Davis, Thurmond Fayall, Jr., Johnathan Williams, Tevin Bradshaw, Beatrice Brown, Sherry Yearty, Narvell Hawkins, Derrik Hawkins, Kendrick Mazyck, Cynthia Williams, Christine Nichols, Richardeen Holmes, Donna Lynes, Sylvia Rogers-Smith, Theodore Prioleau, Jon B. Gadsden, Terris Greene, Noah Jacobs, Tamisha Lennon Bennett, Frederick James, and Shannon Mitchell.
George McCrackin, Sandy Wilson Jr., Irvin Grissitte, Evelyn Scott-Smalls, Lance Britt, Debra Gaskins, Ray Snider, Josh Snider, Wilton Green, Ernest Foster (Margaret Maybank’s brother), Ila Shuler, Irvin Ackerman, Debbie Beauford, Christine Reames, Phillip and Debbie Rowland, Leon Bradshaw, Ausy McConnell, Lorenzo McConnell, Bernice Taylor, Flora Beauford, Cleecy Lewis, Diane Mazyck, Walter Taylor, Marvin Brunson and Shirley Smith. Please remember our sick community members and our law enforcement, our military, and their families.
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