Mercy breaks ground for new Springdale clinic

Posted: October 27, 2017 at 1:04 a.m.

NWA Democrat-Gazette/DAN HOLTMEYER Mercy Northwest Arkansas officials and supporters, including Springdale Mayor Doug Sprouse at right, break ground on Mercy's upcoming Springdale clinic on Thursday, Oct. 26, 2017. The two-story clinic is set to open a little more than a year from now and is part of a system-wide expansion.

The Shewmaker family of Northwest Arkansas donated $1.5 million toward construction of a 60,000-square-foot Mercy Northwest Arkansas clinic, hospital officials announced Thursday.

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