Reports of shots fired, resulted in an investigation that determined a a 30 year-old black male was struck by a vehicle and is now in critical condition.
Access to the Levee Walking/Bike Trail may be limited after Greenville’s Public Works Committee recommended reducing the hours of use in an effort to keep the area clean and safe.
Greenville City Councilman James Wilson, who is on the Public Works Committee, brought the concern before members at the June 17 meeting.
Funeral arrangements are being arranged for the hometown hero, Joe Sykes, a long time employee of Doe’s Eat Place. Sykes was shot and killed on June 22 in the 400th block of Sunflower Street.
In a bitter sweet moment Thursday, Captain Kenneth Haygood bid farewell to Greenville Fire Department, a place he has called home for nine years.
Fellow firefighters and mentors hosted a farewell celebration in his honor June 21 at Fire Station No. 1.
Gun shots claimed the life of Joe Sykes, 64, of Greenville, Saturday evening in the 400th block of Sunflower Street, near Doe’s Eat Place.
A 64 year-old black male was shot Saturday night in the 400th block of Sunflower Street, near Doe’s Eat Place, Greenville. Just before 11 p.m. the Greenville Police Department responded to a call in reference to a shot person, whose name is being held pending family notification.
Washington County resident and Washington School graduate Jackson Saulter, 19, died after a tree fell on his home as a result of severe storm winds that pushed through the region late Wednesday night.
Washington County Sheriff Department Assistant Chief Deputy Percy Miles said they received the call at approximately 11 p.m.