Statewide News

Saints players get bounty suspensions lifted

Former NFL commissioner Paul Tagliabue announced Tuesday that he will vacate the player suspensions in the Saints bounty investigation.

Dallas Cowboys players involved in fatal crash were 'like brothers'

Dallas Cowboys teammates Josh Brent and Jerry Brown Jr.

Confirmed tornado causes major damage to homes in Baker

The National Weather Service confirms that an EF1 tornado touched down in Baker this morning. Winds reached an estimated strength of 105 mph, causing major damage along its path.

Slidell man claims $1 million Powerball prize

Slidell resident David Hebert remembers telling a news crew outside of his local Winn Dixie store that he did not purchase the $1 million ticket sold there during last week’s record Powerball drawing. Lucky for him, his wife did.

Dead newborn infant found in Cen-Tex Walmart bathroom

Authorities are investigating a case in which a newborn infant was found dead at a Killeen Walmart Friday afternoon.

LSU basketball guard suspended indefinitely for violation of school policies

The LSU basketball team will be without one of their top players for an unknown amount of time.

Soldier killed in Vietnam identified as Louisiana man

The body of Baton Rouge serviceman killed in the line of duty during the Vietnam War will finally be returned to his family for a burial with full military honors.

$7,000 reward being offered for arrest in illegal black bear kills

The Department of Wildlife and Fisheries is offering a reward after a pair of black bears that were illegally killed last week.

Baylor students cause stir over FB pictures

Online postings from a Baylor student’s Facebook page is causing quite a stir on campus and even prompting school officials to take action on those involved.

ETX college athlete makes SportsCenter's #1 top play

An East Texas basketball player made his way to the top of "SportsCenter's Top 10" plays Thursday night.