Blood drive for injured St. John Parish officers

If you would like to donate blood to help replenish the community's blood supply, the Laplace Donor Center is extending their hours today by opening early.

The center located at 123 Belle Terre Blvd. will be open today from 12 noon until 8 p.m. There will be a special opening of the center tomorrow (Friday) from 11 a.m. until 7 p.m. and the center will be open normal hours Saturday from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m.

There will also be a blood drive Friday at the St. John the Baptist Sheriff's office from 11 a.m. until 6 p.m.