Statewide News

TX legislator files bill offering gun courses to students

There could be more guns on Texas school campuses if one lawmaker has his way. A state representative filed a bill to give school districts the option to offer gun safety courses to high school students.

Georgia gambler faces more local theft charges

A Georgia man with an extensive history of fraud and gambling is facing more trouble in Caddo Parish, said Sheriff Steve Prator.

TX special needs student hits shot of a lifetime

Mitchell Marcus, a special needs student, spent three years as the team manager for the Coronado boys basketball team.

Meet the Pigzilla of New Summerfield

East Texas is cattle country. But for one New Summerfield family they have made raising pigs a lucrative business

Idol Across America

AMERICAN IDOL will kick off IDOL ACROSS AMERICA, a cross-country relay of the IDOL microphone, traveling from New York City to the IDOL stage in Los Angeles.

Brother of missing Des Moines woman travels to NOLA to continue search

The brother of a missing Des Moines woman traveled to New Orleans to try and gain answers about her disappearance.

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.