Statewide News

Miller Co. officials look to review security after jail escapes

It started with two men escaping, but now four people are behind bars at the Miller County jail in Texarkana, Arkansas.

Veterinarians: Expect worse flea season

Ark-La-Tex veterinarians are warning pet owners. We're in for a rough flea season. That's partly because of the mild winter and high humidity.

Summer the most dangerous time for teen drivers

7 out of the 10 deadliest days for teenage drivers occur between late May and early August, according to AAA. That makes the summer the deadliest season for teens behind the wheel.

Raph Rhymes named SEC Player of the Year

BATON ROUGE, LA (NBC33) — LSU outfielder Raph Rhymes was selected 2012 SEC Baseball Player of the Year, the league announced Tuesday. Rhymes leads the nation in hitting with a .459 batting average.

Parents of dead ETX baby choose prayer over calling 911

Wells, Tx — Cherokee County officials are investigating the death of an infant, whose parents chose to pray over the baby before calling for help 15 hours after the child's death.

Ark-La-Tex observes Memorial Day

Across the Ark-La-Tex on Memorial Day, there are dozens of barbecues and backyard parties. However, there are also many ceremonies, reminding us what the day truly means.

Former LSU player arrested after reacting to cousins' recent murders

Port Allen, La — A former LSU safety is locked up on charges after reacting the murder of two of his relatives in Port Allen.

Reminder: Recreational fishing and hunting licenses to expire in June

The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) would like to remind recreational anglers and hunters that the 2011-2012 licenses will expire on June 30.

2 murder suspects escape from Texarkana jail

TEXARKANA, Ark. - Two suspects awaiting trial on murder charges used a hacksaw to escape from an Arkansas jail early Monday, authorities said.

Miss Black Louisiana USA Talented Teen Pageant holds first casting call

New Orleans – Calling all talented teens! The Miss Black Louisiana USA Organization is kicking off its first official casting call for the 2013 Talented Teen Pageant, with auditions scheduled for Saturday, May 26th, 2012.