ASHBURN, GA (WALB) - Summertime usually leads to a short blood supply.
Turner County is teaming up with blood supplier One blood to make sure the hospital in Cordele has enough blood.
They're planning a blood drive in Ashburn to honor public safety agencies who will compete to see which one can donate the most blood.
"We're really trying to make this a competition between our EMS people, our sheriff's department our police department were really going to have a lot of people out here," Stevi Thompson said.
The Blood drive will be at the City's Civic center August 7 th.