Every two seconds, someone in the United States needs blood, according to the American Red Cross.
Taking a dip into icy water in February isn't everyone's idea of a good time, but it is for a good cause.
Lebanon Wilson Chamber of Commerce President Melanie Minter said the chamber has several things in the works for 2017.
"The chamber already had a great foundation when I started as president. It was my job in 2015 to take it all in, evaluate what we were doing and figure out how we would grow with our county," Minter, who took the helm of the local chamber two years ago, said.
Lebanon Senior Citizens Center Assistant Director Teresa Botts pointed out that Chancellor CK Smith has been a longtime supporter.