Randy Travis reported awake, interacting

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Some encouraging medical news for Randy Travis. His doctors say the country music legend is awake and interacting with his family and friends yesterday as he recovers from surgery following a stroke.

His doctors also say he is no longer on a heart pump, is breathing spontaneously - and is in the early stages of physical therapy.

However he isn't out of the woods. Travis remains in critical condition and is on a ventilator.

Travis is 54 - and his finance is thanking his fans for their prayers and support.