CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- Tennessee's busiest rural Women, Infants and Children clinic is getting bigger.
The facility in Montgomery County has broken ground for an 8,000-square-foot wing. It served more than 9,800 patients in the past year, according to the Tennessee Department of Health.
It provides support for the sprawling Fort Campbell post nearby; approximately 31 percent of the clinic users in Montgomery County are military families.
Officials said the new wing will allow for better nutrition education service and other benefits.
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