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FGH kicks off National Hospital Week with festival

HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - Forrest General Hospital kicked off its celebration of National Hospital Week this evening.

The hospital hosted its first "We Care" festival for employees and their families. They were treated to live music and food. 

There was also entertainment for the kids.  Hospital officials say the event is a thank you for the hard work employees do.

Officials say more than 2,000 people attended the festival.

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