The American Red Cross is reporting it has an urgent need for blood donations.
A blood drive is taking place until 8 p.m. Aug. 13 at St. Augustine Church in Lebanon.
More blood drives are scheduled this month:
• Aug. 17 from 7:45 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. at Holy Trinity Church, 306 Fredericktown Road in Springfield
• Aug. 24 from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. at St. Charles Church, 675 Hwy. 327 in Lebanon
• Aug. 24 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at St. Dominic School, 309 W. Main Street in Springfield