On January 7th, 2015 at approximately 0845 a.m., the Smith County Sheriff’s Office received information regarding a person threatening to shoot and kill another person at a business located in the northwest part of Smith County.
In November, the East Texas Medical Center Gilmer announced they will discontinue ambulance services in March 2015. Now, the hospital has come to an agreement with the city: ETMC will assign the Camp County EMS branch, to Gilmer.
The number of operating Texas oil rigs has continued its descent in recent weeks. The drop marks the sixth consecutive week the Lone Star State has seen a decline, according to oil field company Baker Hughes.