A groundbreaking is going to be held in Jasper on Thursday for the new Digestive Care Center facility.

The facility is located on West Second St. and will feature a surgery center and state-of the-art technology.

“We look forward to the opportunities the new facility will provide our patients and our community of Jasper,” said Michael Snyder, MD of Digestive Care Center.

The project is expected to be complete in mid-2019.

 “I look forward to standing here with you upon the successful completion of the project with the community that I was raised in standing with me in celebration” Snyder said.

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(This story was originally published on October 2, 2018)