Greenville – The crime occurred just after 1 a.m. Saturday at 1600 North Joe Ramsey, Apartment A204.
The victim was transported to Hunt Regional Medical Center and later Parkland Hospital in Dallas where he died from his multiple gunshot wounds. The man's name has still not been released pending notification of next of kin.
Witnesses to the shooting have named 25-year-olds Devin Eugene Royal and Antonio Derrance Fletcher, both of Greenville, as suspects. I
Greenville – An agreement has been reached as to who will manage Hunt Regional Healthcare's new cardiovascular services center when it opens next year. The hospital this week finalized negotiations with Baylor's Jack and Jane Hamilton Heart and Vascular Hospital.
"We are elated to announce this important partnership," said Richard Carter, CEO of Hunt Regional Healthcare. "It will be very meaningful for us to be able to draw on the experience of a premier heart center as we build our new program in cardiac care."
Commerce – Northeast Texas Children's Museum has announced plans for its Saturday, October 15 transformation into a market for a holiday gift sale.
As a fundraiser for the Children's Museum, fees from booth space and tickets for entry will benefit the museum. Vendor applications are now available at www.netxcm.com and should be completed and returned to the Museum by July 15.
A vendor jury will evaluate the applications to provide both quality and variety for the event. Areas have been marked for up to 39 booths for this inaugural event.
Enloe – Vay Gillean isn't just average royalty. She will be crowned Enloe's Miss 4th of July on Saturday, July 2 at the town's parade. However the 4th of July isn't just about honoring Independence Day, many will be celebrating with Vay Gillean on her 97th birthday.
"I feel so blessed. I do what I can and that's all I can do," the very spry Vay Gillean said on her upcoming day.
Greenville – Mayor Quay Throgmorton is now alleging fraud and slander against the City of Commerce as part of a counterclaim recently filed in the ongoing lawsuit between both sides. The Mayor is also asking that a declaratory judgment be granted in his favor.