Groundbreaking ceremony planned for new Shannon tower

Shannon Medical Center is hosting a groundbreaking ceremony for its new seven-story tower at 2 p.m. Dec. 8 at 120 E. Harris Ave.

The ceremony, which is open to the public, will take place on the northeast side of Shannon Medical Center, near the AirMed1 helipad.

Plans for the new tower will be announced. The hospital invites anyone who attends to bring a small piece of memorabilia from 2016 to include in a time capsule that will be placed inside the tower.

For more information, call 325-657-5064.