Tag Archives: Springfield Missouri

JustServe Blood Drive

September 22, 2017

Make your appointment now by clicking HERE. The local branch of JustServe is spreading the word to ten local LDS congregations so that members may donate blood at Community Blood Center of the Ozarks on Friday, September 22, 2017. We’ll have T-Shirts for all donors, a drawing for two tickets to the Hughes Brothers Theater […]

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July is Ronald McDonald House month at CBCO

July 1, 2017

July 2017 is Ronald McDonald House Charities of the Ozarks month at Community Blood Center of the Ozarks! We’re focusing on each of our 10 non-profit LifePoints Lift partner agencies throughout the year, to help educate the public on the vital work that they each perform. LifePoints and LifePoints Lift When you donate blood at CBCO […]

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Erin Fers two blood transfusions emergency cesarean section

Emergency C-section Leads to Blood Transfusions for First-time Mom

April 26, 2017

Twenty hours into labor, Erin Fers (pronounced Fears), of Marshfield, Missouri, learned her baby was large enough that a natural delivery was no longer an option. She would need to undergo an emergency Cesarean section. Along with feeling joy when she and Chance Lafferty welcomed Lillian into the world on October 5, 2010, Erin felt […]

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Springfield Police Officer Aaron Pearson

Shot While Serving: Springfield Police Officer Requires 20 Units of Blood

January 20, 2017

Aaron Pearson does not remember the bullet entering just below his left eye at 1:30 a.m. January 26, 2015. Breaking his jaw. Causing him to lose his eye. Lodging in his brain. Causing a traumatic brain injury. Leaving him lying in a pool of blood on the grass where fellow officers found him. Being rushed […]

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