Statewide News

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.

Video: Texas officers catch wrong-way driver with two children in car

A police officer in Texas put himself in danger to protect the public from a wrong-way driver on an interstate highway. The intense situation was all caught on the officer's patrol car dashboard camera.

HIV-infected teacher accused of sexually assaulting Texas teenager

A 43-year-old Texas music teacher is accused of sexually assaulting a teenage boy he met online. Authorities stated he possibly transmitted HIV to the boy.

College forced to remove helmet cross honoring deceased teammates

Arkansas State University's plan to remove a cross from its football helmet is being met with criticism by the family of one student the cross was meant to honor.