Sherman Fire-Rescue was named the winner of the 15th Annual Battle of the Badge blood drive in Sherman with 123 public donations cast in its name this year, narrowly edging out the Sherman Police Department with 113 donations. The Battle of the Badge is hosted by the Texoma Regional Blood Center and generated 466 donations this year. [courtesy photo]


Denison Fire Rescue was named the winner of the 15th Annual Battle of the Badge blood drive in Denison with 75 donations cast in its name, topping the Denison Police Department with 65 donations. The Battle of the Badge is hosted by the Texoma Regional Blood Center during the summer in order to boost donations during a seasonal low in supply. [courtesy photo]