Community News

Blood drive Saturday

The Mount Vernon Volunteer Fire Department will be the sponsor for their fourth Carter Blood Care blood drive on Saturday, March 10 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. The event will be conducted at the Mount Vernon Fire Station at the corner of W. Rutherford St. and Hwy. 37. For more information, see the March 8 edition of the Optic-Herald.