Local Briefs: Blan hosts blood drive; area students earn honors


Give blood in Blan

Blanchester Church of Christ will host a community blood drive 3-7 p.m. Thursday, May 28 at 911 Cherry St.

Donors must make an appointment at www.DonorTime.com or by calling 937-461-3220 and are asked to wear a face mask. Everyone who registers to donate will receive Community Blood Center’s new “Wake Up and Give” t-shirt.

Learn more at www.GivingBlood.org .

Vance earns BGSU honor

Cayleigh Vance of Wilmington earned the dean’s list with a 4.0 GPA at Bowling Green State University.

Griggs on SMC dean’s list

Chloe Griggs of Wilmington was named to the dean’s list at Saint Mary’s College in Notre Dame, Ind. with a GPA of at least 3.6.