On Friday, the North Little Rock Police and Fire departments will be hostin their annual "Battle of the Badges Blood Drive" for the American Red Cross.

The blood drive will start at 9 a.m. and be held in the ballroom of the Patrick Henry Hays Center.

The North Little Rock police and fire departments are competing against their counterparts in Little Rock. T-shirts will be given to donors, while supplies last, and food and drinks will also be provided.