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Groundbreaking for new ER at Nacogdoches Medical Center

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Center (KYTX) - Nearly 100 people arrived in center this morning to break ground on a new emergency room and imaging center being built for Nacogdoches Medical Center.

While it will not be a full-service hospital, it will be the only ER in Shelby County since Shelby regional medical center closed it's doors July 11.

Construction is expected to take about nine months, and the facility on loop 500 at Highway 96 S. is expected to open in December.

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