HELENWOOD — It is still impossible to announce an exact date, but the reopening of the Scott County hospital should be just weeks away, the hospital's administrator, Tony Taylor, told Scott County Chamber of Commerce directors here Thursday.

Taylor, recently named administrator of the Pioneer Community Hospital of Scott, told his audience at the monthly Chamber of Commerce meeting that the much-anticipated reopening of the facility is not far off.

"We don't have a specific date to nail down (but) we're shooting for October," Taylor said.

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