Statewide News

923 pounds of marijuana seized in Memorial Day bust at Texas border

U.S. Customs and Border Protection Office of Field Operation officers at the El Paso port of entry seized 923 pounds of marijuana on Memorial day in a commercial truck that was trying to enter the U.S. from Mexico.

Cock fighting ring busted in East Baton Rouge Parish

When animal control and east baton rouge deputies arrived at this house - on samuels road in zachary. they were surprised there wasn't a lookout on site.

Unrestrained child thrown from vehicle, killed in Lafourche Parish crash

Shortly after 9:00 a.m. Tuesday morning, an 11-year-old girl was killed when the vehicle she was riding in traveled off the road and rolled over, causing her to be ejected from the vehicle.

ETX couple arrested after claim of boyfriend hiding other woman in wall

Two East Texans were taken into custody Saturday morning after a caller claimed a woman was hiding inside their mobile home wall .

Ralph Hall oldest member of Congress defending his seat

The career of the oldest member of congress hangs in the balance tonight. 91 year old Representative Ralph Hall faces a runoff election for the Republican primary in his northeast Texas district.

Violent weekend: 4 killed, 15 injured in New Orleans

It's been an especially violent holiday weekend in New Orleans. Since Friday night the count stands at 15 people shot and four others killed. WGNO News Anchor Vanessa Bolano takes a closer look at the deadly trend.

Tuesday could be a good day for Tea Party in Texas

They've been few and far between this primary season, but the tea party could rack up high-profile victories on Tuesday in runoff elections in Texas.

School on Memorial Day: LA dad protests to show concerns

Many school students had the day off today, but classes were in session in Livingston Parish. I caught up with one parent who says, his kid shouldn't have been in class because it's disrespectful.

George W. Bush has knee replacement surgery

Former President George W. Bush is back at home in Dallas, following partial knee replacement surgery Saturday in Chicago.

3 dead following home invasion in Assumption Parish, attacker turns gun on himself

Three people are dead in Assumption Parish following a home invasion.  According to Sheriff Mike Waguespack, the suspect William S. Powers, 32, entered the unlocked home shortly after 4:00 a.m.