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Aug 18, 2014 5:05 PM by Stephania Jimenez - sjimenez@kristv.com

Local Firefighters Win Annual Blood Donating Challenge

CORPUS CHRISTI - What's a little blood? Apparently, a big deal. Area firefighters beat out local police officers in this year's Boots n' Badges blood drive challenge.

Each July, local officers A.K.A "Team Guns" duke it out with firefighters A.K.A "Team Hoses" over which side donates the most blood for the Coastal Bend Blood Center. This year, Team Hoses won.

This is the tenth year that firefighters won the challenge.


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