News Briefs, July 7

Published 6:53 am Saturday, July 7, 2018



In the news brief “Boil water advisory dropped for Parksville” that appeared on A3 Friday, the Parksville Water District representative was misidentified. The representative was Jerry Feather.

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City of Danville blood drive happens Wednesday

The City of Danville Community Blood Drive will be 10:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Wednesday at the Boyle County Public Library, held in the Community Room.

Walk-ins are welcome, but visits may also be scheduled by visiting or calling (800) 775-2522.

Kentucky Blood Center is celebrating 50 years of saving lives with a special anniversary give-away: a 2018 Toyota 4-Runner. Donors will receive a special 50th anniversary T-shirt and automatically entered to win the vehicle.

Blood donors must be at least 17-years-old (or 16 with parental consent), weigh at least 110 pounds, be in general good health, show a photo I.D., and meet additional requirements. Sixteen-year-old donors must have a signed parental permission slip, which can be found at