Battle of the Badges begins Wednesday

Sherman fire and police departments will battle it out with their counterparts in Denison for a good cause this week. The two cities’ departments are participating in the Texoma Regional Blood Center’s first city vs. city battle of the badges blood drive.

Donors wishing to vote for Sherman can give from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Wednesday at the Sherman Police Department, 312 S. Travis St., or the Sherman Municipal Building, 405 N. Rusk St. Denison donors can give from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Thursday at the Denison Police Station, 108 W. Main St., or Palazzo Event Center parking lot, 506 W. Chestnut St.

Donors may also give either day at the Blood Center, 3911 N. Texoma Parkway in Sherman.