Greenville – Two officers are being sought for the Greenville Police Department. Chief Roseberry is looking for a few good men or women to take the police officer examination next month for an entry-level position. Experience is preferred, but not essential and pretty much anyone who graduated high school is eligible to apply.
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Como – A violent death has been ruled out for a Como woman found dead Friday. 23 year old Crystal Vallenga was found dead along Bethel Road near her home on Hopkins County Road 2332. Officials believe she had been dead since last Wednesday.
Preliminary autopsy results rule out blunt force or any kind of trauma as the cause of death. No signs of a struggle or foul play were evident at the scene. Toxicology test results and other medical tests will take more time to complete.
Paris, Texas – Texas musician and Paris native Cas Haley will perform Tuesday on the television show America's Got Talent. The talent competition for $1 million is now in Phase Two of the Semifinals, and tonight's show will reveal the 5 out of 10 acts voted by viewers from last week. Fans of Cas Haley can vote for him to move on to the finals following tonight's program via Toll-Free telephone AND internet. America's Got Talent airs tonight on NBC from 7-9, and voting is open for 2 hours after the program.
The NCAA has granted two additional years of eligibility for Lions womens guard Tarika Campbell. She missed the 2002-03 and 05-06 season with injuries. Off the court, Campbell will graduate with her bachelor's degree this summer and begin work this fall on her master's.
Water is going over the Cooper Lake spillway. Anglers have taken advantage of fishing at the spillway as water continues to be released. Currently, about 800 cubic feet per second of water is leaving the lake, leaving the lake level about one foot above conservation level.