Coach honored for 500 wins In his years leading the Lion baseball team Lance Spigner has seen it all, or close to it. Still the Horatio coach was caught by surprise Tuesday when Lion supporters presented him with an addition for an already sizeable collection of awards.
This time it was a mounted baseball jersey bearing the name Spigner and the number 500 to commemerate his 500th coaching win at Horatio.
To read the complete article, please see the March 23 edition of The De Queen Bee.
Gillham man killed in Texas shooting A Gillham man was one of two people who died following the shootings of four people in Seminole, Texas over the weekend.
Investigators with the Seminole Police Department said E.C. Shelton, age 51, died after being shot by a Gaines County, Texas, man. Shelton, who resided in Gillham and worked as a machinist in the oilfield pipeline industry, was working in the area.
Investigators reported a second person, a woman, died from gunshot wounds sustained during the incident. Two other people were shot and remain hospitalized.
To read the complete article, please see the March 10 edition of The De Queen Bee.