Statewide News

Overnight fire leaves 1 dead in Farmerville

An early morning fire today severely damaged a Farmerville home, leaving one occupant dead. The circumstance surrounding the fire remain under investigation.

Reward increased to $8,000 for TX convict who served time for rape, stabbing

The reward for Robert Chrismon, 51, a Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offender and this month’s featured fugitive, has been increased to $8,000 for information leading to his capture if the tip comes in during the month of October.

Man dies after 13-year-old driver hits cow near DeRidder

 A DeRidder man is dead after the vehicle he was a passenger in struck a cow in Beauregard Parish last night.

Driver in deadly bus crash tells officials he was distracted

Pictures and memories provide little comfort to a collegiate community and four families coping with an immeasurable loss.

Arrest made after Arkansas real estate agent vanishes on job

Aaron Lewis was arrested Monday in connection with the disappearance of Arkansas real estate agent Beverly Carter, police say.

13-year-old ETX girl proves she can play football with the boys

 One East Texas teen proves she can be as tough as the boys.

Video: Texas HS football player gives epic speech

If this kid doesn't get you going on a Monday, then nothing will. Apollos Hester, a running back for the East View Patriots High School football team in Georgetown, Texas was fired up after his team's narrow victory.

Texas funeral home employees charged with abuse of corpse

Three El Paso area funeral home employees have been arrested and charged with multiple counts of abuse of a corpse, forgery and tampering with government records after the El Paso County Clerk's department received a government document con

Fresh act: 87-year-old felon Edwin Edwards wants back in Congress

 It's Sunday morning at the New Life Baptist Church in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, but the man preaching to the choir is no minister.

Woman steals 6,000 hydrocodone pills from Louisiana pharmacy

A woman is now in jail for stealing over 6,000 prescription pills from a CVS pharmacy in Gonzales.