Folk musician Doc Watson responsive after surgery in NC


By Colleen Jenkins WINSTON-SALEM, North Carolina (Reuters) – Grammy winning folk musician Doc Watson is in critical condition at a North Carolina hospital, a representative for the medical facility said on Thursday. The 89-year-old Watson is a singer

Grammy-winning folk musician Doc Watson has regained some strength after undergoing colon surgery at a North Carolina hospital. Watson was resting and responsive after the surgery at Baptist Hospital in Winston-Salem. A hospital spokeswoman said he

Pioneering folk guitarist and singer Doc Watson is in critical condition at Baptist Medical Center in Winston-Salem after falling at his home in Deep.

Grammy-winning folk musician Doc Watson is in critical condition Friday at a North Carolina hospital after falling at his home in Deep Gap earlier this week. A spokeswoman at Baptist Hospital in Winston-Salem says Watson

Watson, 89, had surgery Thursday to remove a blockage in his colon, his manager said earlier this week. He remains in the hospital's intensive care unit. Watson's management company, Folklore Productions International, posted an update to its web site

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