Statewide News

11-year-old boy arrested for calling in fake bomb threat

An 11-year-old boy was arrested for allegedly calling in a bomb threat at a pharmacy in Assumption Parish.

DEVELOPING: Amber Alert issued in fatal ETX shooting

East Texas authorities are searching for a little boy after a fatal shooting in Tyler Wednesday afternoon.

Alleged ETX burglar who stopped to eat ravioli identified by sauce

A Gregg County man who stopped to eat a bowl of ravioli while burglarizing a home on Crowder Lane was identified by the red spaghetti sauce around his mouth, according to Lakeport Police.

1 killed, 4 injured after car crashes into Texas Halloween party

A family Halloween party turned tragic after police say a man ran a stop sign and smashed his Camaro into the backyard of a home, killing one person in Harris County.

Former LSU Tigers QB Jefferson to head back to prison

A judge has ruled former LSU Quarterback Jordan Jefferson has to head back to prison.

Bailey Hidalgo named youngest Miss Louisiana Teen USA

A 14 year old from Denham Springs is the new Miss Louisiana Teen. It's the first time someone in Louisiana so young has the crown. She'll now head to the Bahamas to represent the state in the miss teen USA pageant.

Man missing since 2008 linked to bones discovered in St. Amant

Officials believe the bones discovered by hunters in St. Amant on Sunday belong to a man who was reported missing in 2008.

Ft. Worth-area pastor beaten to death with electric guitar

A pastor of a church near Fort Worth, Texas is dead after a bizarre incident Monday morning.

Ponchatoula woman dies in early morning mobile home fire

A woman died over the weekend in an early morning fire at her home in Ponchatoula. Investigators say that although her home was equipped with smoke detectors, none had batteries in them.

Texas newborn found abandoned inside handbag

Corsicana authorities are investigating a case in which a baby was left abandoned in a handbag under a homeowner's carport.