The Kentucky Blood Center is encouraging Kentuckians to donate their blood and help Kentucky patients. There will be a blood drive at King’s Daughters Medical Center at 1279 Abbott Mountain Road in Prestonsburg on Wednesday, December 19, 2018 from 9am to 11am. The blood drive will be held on the KBC Bloodmobile. Donors will receive a special KBC t-shirt. Blood donors must be 17-years-old (16 with parental consent), weigh at least 110 pounds, be in general good health, show a photo ID, and meet additional requirements. Sixteen-year-old donors must have a signed parental permission slip, which can be found at kybloodcenter.org.