(Information courtesy of Northwest Regional Health)
Winfield, Ala. - Northwest Regional Health will unveil its new $4 million Emergency Department on Friday, June 16th with a ribbon cutting at 1:00 pm and tours for the community from 1:00 pm until 6:00 pm. The state-of-the-art facility represents a significant community investment for the emergency medical care of Marion, Lamar, Fayette, and Winston Counties.
"We are thrilled to open this new Emergency Department in Winfield," said Dr. Martin Hajjar, Northwest Regional Health Emergency Department Director. "Our goal is to provide the best possible care to patients in need, and this new facility will allow us to do just that."
The new Emergency Department is staffed by highly trained doctors and nurses dedicated to providing the highest quality care to patients in need. The department is equipped with the latest medical technology and equipment with a modern design and layout to ensure that patients receive the best possible care. The new 10-bed, 9,500 plus square foot facility will transform patient care at the hospital. It includes spacious trauma bays, all private exam rooms, negative pressure exam room, separate negative pressure waiting room, as well as a decontamination area.
The Mule Day tradition began in 1975, honoring the hard-working mules of the day. Our Mule Day founding fathers never dreamed that these long eared mules would have become such a big hit with folks.
Vendors and spectators are from all over the Southeast, including Alabama, Mississippi, Georgia, Tennessee, and Florida. Mule Day offers mule judging, flea market vendors, arts and crafts vendors, fireworks, live music and dance, food vendors, 5k run, parade, car show, antique tractors, cornhole tournament, disc golf tournament, and so much more.
Mule Day now attracts an estimated 25,000 to 30,000 spectators each year. Don’t pass on your chance to become a sponsor and be part of the excitement!
The City of Winfield offers automatic bank draft service for payment of garbage collection fees. To sign up for this service, download the Debit Authorization Form below, fill it out and return it to City Hall. Your garbage collection fees will be automatically deducted from your bank account each month.