Bloodmobile will visit Buford

BUFORD - The Buford community will host a blood drive next week.

Look for the bloodmobile from 12:30 to 5:30 p.m. Monday in the parking lot of Stevi B's Pizza, 1950 Buford Mill Drive.

Donors will receive a complimentary buffet coupon from Stevi B's Pizza, a recognition item and cholesterol screening.

Donors must be at least 17 years old, weigh 110 pounds or more and show photo identification at the time of donation.

For more information, call 770-538-0500 or visit

Free seminar to be held in Lawrenceville

LAWRENCEVILLE - The Arthritis Foundation will host an arthritis seminar this weekend in Lawrenceville.

Those with rheumatoid arthritis or those interested in learning more about it are invited to attend the free educational event, which will begin at 10 a.m. Saturday at the Homewood Suites Hilton, 1775 North Brown Road in Lawrenceville.

To register call 404-237-8771, ext. 227.

Find flu shots near home with new Web site

LAWRENCEVILLE - Flu season is quickly approaching and a Maryland-based health company is making it easier to find a place to get your vaccine.

Using the Live Locator on Maxim Health System's Web site,, viewers can locate a local clinic offering flu shots this year.

- From Staff Reports