Texas officers find $2M worth of meth inside gas tank

ROUND ROCK, TX (KXAN) – A Round Rock police officer and his K-9 discovered nearly $2 million worth of methamphetamine during a traffic stop last weekend. Police say the bust happened Saturday, May 5, along Interstate 35. Round Rock police say the officer was conducting a routine traffic stop... Read More.

Coca-Cola profit jumps as costs fall, new drinks arrive

NEW YORK (AP) – Coca-Cola’s first-quarter profit jumped as the company introduced new flavors and continues to discard its bottling operations. Coca-Cola’s began selling Coca-Cola Zero Sugar, a reformulated replacement for Coca-Cola Zero, in 20 markets last year. It reported a “double-digit” growth during the quarter Tuesday. The company... Read More.

Body of double murder suspect found in MS

JASPER COUNTY, MS (WDAM) – Jasper County Sheriff Randy Johnson said the body of a Tennessee murder suspect was found near the Vossburg exit on Monday morning. Casey James Lawhorn, 23, was found dead about 100 yards from spot where his car was found abandoned Sunday on Interstate 59. A weapon was recovered and the... Read More.

Coliseum hotel deal almost a done deal

BILOXI, MS (WLOX) – Harrison County supervisors on Monday approved a lease between the Coliseum and Broadwater View Partners. All that’s left to do is collect a $3 million down payment from the Atlanta based developers. Then dot the i’s and cross the t’s on the 99-year lease that will bring... Read More.

Search continues for TN man wanted for double murder

JASPER COUNTY, MS (WDAM) – The search continues for a man suspected of killing his mother and friend, according to Tennessee authorities. On Sunday morning, officers with the East Ridge Police Department responded to reports of a double homicide and suicidal suspect. Department spokesman, Assistant Chief Stan Allen, said... Read More.