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The following briefs are from the Thursday, Sept. 16, 1971, edition of The Transylvania Times.
•The groundbreaking for the new hospital on Sunday, Sept. 19, will highlight nine years of planning and work by the trustees and administration of the Transylvania Community Hospital and generous support by Transylvania citizens, industries and businesses.
Planning for the new hospital began in 1962 and went on for several years with the objective of enlarging and modernizing the old hospital building on Country Club Road.
This had to be abandoned when the N.C. Medical Care Commission disap...