One lucky person will have the opportunity to win free gas just for donating blood.
The American Red Cross will host a blood drive on Wednesday at Secrest Auditorium.
Anyone who donates blood will have his or her name entered into a drawing for a chance to win $1,000 gas card from the Red Cross and Marathon Oil.
Executive Director Marlene Henderson said there's a high demand for blood during the summer trauma season.
"We really want to encourage anyone who wants...