Lawrence Companies held a blood drive December 28.

Giving the gift of life were Barry Holland, Brian Moran, Christopher Padgett, Dustin Cole, Dyra Hodges, Ed Rauf, Jacob McDowell, J.D. Robinson, Jeff Carter, K.T. Treat, Mike McKnew, Nick Grant, Patti Buchanan, Travis Holland, Chip Lawrence, and visitor Cindy Holland.

Virginia Blood Services provided all donors with a T-shirt, while Lawrence Companies held drawings for a paid sick day and a Visa gift card.. The sick day winner was Dyra Hodges and the Visa winner was Travis Holland. First-time donor Ed Rauf won a paid sick day as well.