Medical Arts Hospital will be hosting a blood drive this coming Tuesday, from 1:30 to 4:30 p.m., in the community room of the hospital.
    To make an appointment, contact Virginia Leonard, (800) 333-6920, or log on to and use (sponsor code: medarts).
    Those who plan to donate should eat a good meal, drink plenty of water, and bring their identification.
    To save time, donors may complete their healthcare questionnaire at Use the green fast track button to the left of the page and answer the questions. Donors should print out or screen shot the bar code and present that to the United Blood Service technicians the day of their donation.
    Medical Arts Hospital is located at 2200 North Bryan Avenue in Lamesa.