Vaughn Named Regional Chief Development Officer for American Red Cross for the Tennessee Region

    Jul 30, 2021 at 11:00 am by WGNS

    The Tennessee Region of the American Red Cross is pleased to announce that Laura Vaughn has been named Regional Chief Development Officer with the Fund Development Department.... Read More

    Severe blood shortage: New effects of pandemic leading to significant drop in blood supply

    Jun 16, 2021 at 09:42 am by WGNS

    The American Red Cross is experiencing a severe blood shortage as the number of trauma cases, organ transplants and elective surgeries rise – and deplete the nation.... Read More

    RUTHERFORD COUNTY: Heart of Tennessee Chapter of the American Red Cross Honors Volunteers

    Jun 11, 2021 at 12:33 pm by WGNS

    The Heart of Tennessee chapter of the American Red Cross is HOT right now with positive volunteers making a difference in the Rutherford County Community and beyond. The Ameri.... Read More

    Red Cross, American Cancer Society partner to help patients as treatments resume during the COVID Pandemic

    Jun 01, 2021 at 06:34 am by WGNS

    RUTHERFORD COUNTY, TENN. (June 1, 2021) – The American Red Cross and the American Cancer Society have teamed up this June to encourage people across the country to .... Read More

    Red Cross in Need of Blood Donations

    Mar 25, 2021 at 09:59 am by WGNS

    The American Red Cross is calling for donors of all blood types, especially those with type O blood, to race to give blood and help refuel the blood supply.This.... Read More

    Spring Storms and Tornado Safety from the American Red Cross

    Mar 17, 2021 at 12:22 pm by WGNS

    As spring approaches and the days begin to warm, the threat of strong spring storms is very real across Tennessee. March marks the beginning of spring storm and tornado season.... Read More

    Red Cross calls for healthy blood donors following severe weather in the midst of the Pandemic

    Feb 22, 2021 at 07:00 am by WGNS

    Following record-breaking cold and winter storms that forced the cancellation of more than 10,000 blood and platelet donations in parts of the U.S. in February, the American R.... Read More

    Red Cross urges blood donation to maintain supply amid pandemic

    Jan 25, 2021 at 07:11 am by WGNS

    The American Red Cross typically has a tough time keeping the blood supply strong during the winter months when inclement weather and seasonal illnesses can impact donors. Thi.... Read More

    Red Cross’s ‘2021 Hero’ Holmes maintains strong MTSU ties

    Jan 13, 2021 at 09:52 am by WGNS

    MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — Former MTSU student Jeff Holmes, Tennessee’s 76th adjutant general with the state’s National Guard, will be the&nbs.... Read More

    American Red Cross Heroes Event Scheduled for March 10th in Murfreesboro

    Jan 05, 2021 at 06:06 pm by WGNS

    MURFREESBORO, Tenn. – The American Red Cross, Heart of Tennessee Chapter is pivoting the normal in-person Heroes Breakfast to a virtual event. While this year’s ev.... Read More

    Red Cross Urges Families to Test Smoke Alarms and Plan an Escape During Fire Prevention Week

    Oct 05, 2020 at 11:30 am by WGNS

    National Fire Prevention Week is October 4-10, and the American Red Cross Tennessee Region urges residents to test their smoke alarms and practice their escape plan as home fi.... Read More

    Red Cross Needs Help

    Oct 01, 2020 at 01:47 pm by WGNS

    Plasma from whole blood donations made through the American Red Cross that test positive for COVID-19 antibodies may now help current coronavirus patients in need of convalesc.... Read More

    Red Cross Blood Shortage: Help Babies In August!

    Aug 08, 2020 at 11:31 am by WGNS

    (MURFREESBORO)  The Red Cross is critically low on blood. The need for blood is constant, and volunteer donors are the only source of blood for those in need. Blood canno.... Read More

    Blood URGENTLY Needed By Red Cross

    Jun 29, 2020 at 03:49 pm by WGNS

    (MURFREESBORO)  Blood donations are usually slow during the summer months, but when you add a five month COVID-19 pandemic on top--the results are devastating to the bloo.... Read More