SISTER ACT: Sisters arrested attempting to smuggle marijuana at TX port of entry

Two sisters were handed over to Brownsville narcotic agents and arrested for attempting to smuggle over 93 pounds of marijuana at a port of entry.

Beta Engineering participating in ET scholarship program

Beta Engineering, a Crest Industries company in Pineville, announced its support for scholarships for engineering technology degree programs at Northwestern State University.

GM names Mary Barra as CEO - first woman to run major automaker

General Motors on Tuesday promoted insider Mary Barra to serve as the new chief executive officer, the first female head of a major U.S. automaker.

18 Los Angeles County deputies charged in federal civil rights, corruption probe

Eighteen current and former Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department deputies were indicted as part of an FBI investigation into alleged civil rights abuses and corruption, federal prosecutors said Monday.

NSU Horn Choir to perform Wednesday

The NSU Horn Choir will perform a Christmas-inspired concert Wednesday, Dec. 11 at 7:30 p.m. in Magale Recital Hall. Admission is free and the public is invited to attend. Dr.

Colorado town's vote on drone ordinance postponed

Phillip Steel, a resident of Deer Trail, Colorado, is ready to fight for the Old West values he feels are being threatened by drones.

Illegal alien arrested in Mexico for alleged murder of East Texas toddler

A 28-year-old illegal alien who resided in Harrison County has been arrested in Mexico for the February 2012 alleged murder of an East Texas toddler.

Helping those help others during the holidays

Volunteers of America is looking for help from the public and in return this holiday season you can help the organization send out gifts across the country.

Operation Blessing kicks off next week

Officials with the Bossier Sheriff’s Office say donations have been up this year for Operation Blessing. The program helps needy families during the holidays and year round by providing various food items.

Cornyn introduces Federal Prison Reform based on the Texas model

U.S. Senator John Cornyn (R-TX) issued the following statement after introducing the Federal Prison Reform Act.