Statewide News

One week courtship turns into 10 years of wedded bliss

Couples across the world will become engaged on Valentine’s Day. If you look at statistics, most of those couples have been together for roughly two years.

Porta-potty meth lab found on golf course

Under cover drug agents defuse a mini meth lab found inside a porta-potty in the middle of a golf course Tuesday in Purcell. Staffers noticed strange sports drink bottles with chemicals inside the porta-potty and called police.

MISSING: Des Moines woman never returned from New Orleans, family fears worst

Jessica Pratt’s return flight from New Orleans was supposed to arrive on Sunday, Feb. 10. However, she never boarded that flight, and her friends and family are desperate to know what happened.

Louisiana ranked lowest in the nation for women’s pay

Louisiana ranks at the very bottom of the list of pay for women, according to the 2011 American Community Survey by the US Census compiled by Forbes.

Violent fugitive stabs officer, escapes in Dallas area

Authorities are searching for an escaped convict who is considered highly dangerous. On Monday night, Alberto Morales, 41, of Havanna, Cubs, stabbed a law enforcement officer in the Dallas area and escaped.

VIDEO: 200 mile funeral procession for Chris Kyle underway

The funeral procession for Chris Kyle, American Sniper and author who was shot to death at a gun range in Texas, began Tuesday morning.

Man caught with more than $1.1 million in cocaine at TX border

Customs and Border Protection Officers arrested a 61 year old man trying to smuggle cocaine into the U.S. over the weekend.

Edwards officially a 'free man'

Former Louisiana Governor Edwin Edwards is a free man. A federal judge has agreed to end his supervised release. He'd been sentenced to three years, and has only served 18 months.

TX bill to limit junk food bought with food stamps

Some folks in Texas may soon be limited on how much junk food they can purchase.

Man throws homemade bomb at neighbor, allegedly threatens to burn house down

A man allegedly threw a homemade explosive at his neighbor during an argument. What investigators believe, however, is that the man intended to take things even further.