Statewide News

Lawmakers take first look at budget, cut $500 million

Lawmakers may not know the size of cuts yet but they have said unless they can find more revenue those cuts are coming.

Woman speaks out about death of her daughter nearly 19 years ago

A mother’s grief over the loss of her infant child has been compounded by the fact that the man who claimed responsibility has not served a day of his two-year sentence.

May is motorcycle safety awareness month

With May temperatures warming up, more motorcyclists are taking to the roads and highways again.

Credit education: An important ingredient for homeownership

(StatePoint) There's a good reason why many people dream of owning a home. Homeownership offers benefits such as stable monthly payments and the opportunity to establish a sense of community.

Mom explains why she 'faked' having cancer

For the last two years Martha Nicholas has been known as the woman who faked having cancer.

Mom explains why she 'faked' having cancer

For the last two years Martha Nicholas has been known as the woman who faked having cancer.

Marijuana Mailed, Delivered to Jail

A post office mix-up led to the arrest of a Marshall County woman when the Boaz Police Department received mail containing marijuana.

Police: Mom comes home to find son making pipe bomb

Police are investigating a possible pipe bomb at a home in Liberty Thursday evening.  

Mother's Day: Great tech gift ideas for modern moms

(StatePoint) You may not think your mom is "cool," but is she hip when it comes to technology? If you have a tech savvy mom, skip the order on the flower bouquet and treat her right this Mother's Day with the latest gear.

Horse owners urged to prepare for mosquito borne diseases

As summertime approaches and mosquitoes become more prevalent, the Louisiana Department of Agriculture and Forestry (LDAF) is urging horse owners to vaccinate their animals for both Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE) and the West