In an effort to help local residents who need medical attention, a new clinic is opening it`s doors. A ribbon cutting ceremony was held today for the mercy clinics family care of Carl Junction. The clinic will officially open October 1st. The need for a clinic was established back in February. It`s a partnership with St. John`s Regional Medical Center Mercy Clinics, Caring Communities and Carl Junction Chamber of Commerce. For more information or to book an appointment, call 417-627-8700.