ABILENE, Texas (KTAB/KRBC) — It’s time for one of Abilene’s most popular events, the Rodney Holder Guns & Hoses Blood Drive.
The blood drive is a collaboration of KTAB/KRBC and the Hendrick Regional Blood Center, and takes place Wednesday, July 7-8 from 8 a.m. until 7 p.m.
You can donate blood at Hendrick Regional Blood Center, located at 1701 Pine Street, or the KTAB/KRBC Studios, located at 4510 South 14th Street.
The Guns & Hoses Blood drive honors the life of fallen Abilene police officer Rodney Holder, who died in the line of duty in 2010.
When someone donates blood, they dedicate a vote to either the police department (guns) or the fire department (hoses).