A blood drive is drawing donations and some friendly competition.
The Lubbock Police and Fire Departments are hosting the first ever Battle of the Badges.
Donors vote for either the police or firefighters as their hero. The victorious department wins bragging rights and a trophy.
All donors receive gifts and are entered into a drawing for a new Mitsubishi Mirage. It's a three-day event.Friday, July 24 from 12 pm to 6 pm at the South Plains Mall.
Saturday, July 25 from 10 am to 5 pm at Indiana Avenue Baptist Church
Sunday, July 26 from 12 to 6 pm at the South Plains Mall.
To schedule an appointment, call 797-6804 or go to bloodhero.com.
Walk-ins are welcome.