Clinic opens Thursday

State Representative Keith Bell visited the new East Texas Community Clinic Wednesday and took a tour. "I just want to thank Dr. Curran and his associates  for having the vision to do this," Bell said. "We are excited to provide good health care for those less fortunate. We are also excited that the government is empowering us to do that, this has been a bipartisan thing," Dr. Douglas Curran said. Dr. Ted Mettatal and Dr. Alice Splinter are practicing associates as well. It will be opened at 8 a.m. Wednesday May 20. Hours will be 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday and 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturdays. The clinic is located at 2415 W. Main St. Gun Barrel City, TX.