Statewide News

Suspect caught hiding crack in his rear end

Officers with the Eunice Police Department made a surprise discovery while booking a repeat offender in jail. During the required strip search, they noticed that the suspect attempted to hide a bag of drugs in his posterior.

All 2012 LA Constitutional Amendments passed: What does that mean to me?

Along with casting their vote for president, mayor, and other public offices in Baton Rouge, all Louisiana voters were given nine amendments to the Louisiana State Constitution. All, but one, passed.

Mom afraid hospital budget cuts could kill her daughter

Kathy Edmonston's 30-year old son Zachry has Down syndrome. To help take care of him, she's getting assistance from both the federal and state governments. That has allowed Zach to live relatively independently.

14-year-old bicyclist dies after being hit by intoxicated driver

A 14-year-old boy who was hit by a car while riding his bike died yesterday as a result of his injuries. The driver who hit him was arrested for DWI and could now face additional charges.

Eunice man arrested for knocking his girlfriend's teeth out

A Eunice man who was wanted for allegedly assaulting his girlfriend at her campus apartment is behind bars today.

ICE: Texas attorney caught laundering $600M of Mexican cartel cash

Immigration Customs Enforcement agents arrested an El Paso attorney in connection with a $600 million money laundering case involving a Mexican drug cartel.

Controversial halftime show at Texas HS game stirs debate

A Texas high school is facing intense criticism after a halftime show in which a person dressed like Mitt Romney was punched in the face by someone depicting Big Bird.

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.