MURRELLS INLET, SC – Tidelands Waccamaw Community Hospital will host a blood drive on Friday, Jan. 13. Members of the community can donate blood from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. at the Tidelands Health Conference Center on Riverwood Drive across from the hospital and in the hospital’s first-floor classroom. Appointments will take priority, but walk-ins are welcome. Appointments can be made by calling 843-652-1144. Online registration can be completed at www.redcross.org. In addition to having a valid ID, blood donors must be healthy, be at least 17 years old and weigh a minimum of 110 pounds.