Friday, May 17 2013 11:37 AM EDT2013-05-17 15:37:38 GMT
MANOR, TX (KEYE/CBS) – A weapons company began this week rolling out a groundbreaking "smart" rifle that can target and track a moving object from long distance. Trackingpoint began shipping the guns toMore >>
The rifle is precision guided with "lock and launch" technology similar to a fighter jet.More >>
Friday, May 17 2013 11:00 PM EDT2013-05-18 03:00:54 GMT
The reality TV bug bites Louisiana residents again. This time it's a show that will feature a group of hunters from the Baton Rouge area. "Trained Assassins" follows a group of cross bow hunters from Louisiana ...More >>
The reality TV bug bites Louisiana residents again. This time it's a show that will feature a group of hunters from the Baton Rouge area. More >>
Saturday, May 18 2013 12:25 AM EDT2013-05-18 04:25:06 GMT
From LSU SportsBATON ROUGE, La. -- A two-run eighth-inning homer by senior leftfielder Raph Rhymes lifted No. 2 LSU (48-7, 23-6 SEC) to a thrilling 5-4 victory over No. 14 Ole Miss (35-20, 14-15 SEC) FridayMore >>
A two-run eighth-inning homer by senior leftfielder Raph Rhymes lifted No. 2 LSU to a thrilling 5-4 victory over No. 14 Ole Miss Friday night at Alex Box Stadium, Skip Bertman Field.
At the corner of Plank Rd. and Scenic Highway sits a Chevron gas station. It's off I-110 near Memorial Stadium. Around 10 p.m.Sunday, a family stopped here to get gas. "Upon our arrival, we located threeMore >>
A man said he, his wife and his daughter were all punched because they were in the "wrong neighborhood" when they stopped to get gas at night. More >>
Friday, May 17 2013 7:16 PM EDT2013-05-17 23:16:53 GMT
One person has died in a crash near Harrisonville, MO, Thursday evening. The crash happened on Missouri Highway 7 and Walker Road. It involved a car and a tractor-trailer. Harrisonville is in Cass County.More >>
Savannah Nash celebrated her 16th birthday last week. She died Thursday when her car slammed into a semi while she was texting during her first time driving by herself.More >>
BUTLER COUNTY, OH (FOX19) - Officials in Butler County say prescription drug abuse is a growing problem throughout the county and all across the Tri-State.
But the Butler County Sheriff's Department now has a new way to try and control the use of these commonly used drugs.
"You bring your prescription drugs here if they are expired or you're not using them anymore," said Sheriff Richard Jones. "We have our drug agent gets this open everyday and we destroy them properly."
The drop-off box program is being funded by grant money and is a service of no cost to residents.
"It's very dangerous to have these in your home, so it's like a giant mailbox but it's more secure and there is a camera watching us as we speak," said Jones.
"I think it is a wonderful idea honestly," said Amy Erhardt, CEO of Sojorner Recovery Services. "We see situations all the time where peoples homes get broken into. I think elderly are a huge target for that."
The drop-box mechanism is only a small step in keeping prescription drugs out of the hands of people that don't need them.
"I think doctors have to start monitoring closer, how long has this person needed it, how much am I prescribing to them," said Erhardt. "I also think systems put in place to detect how many different physicians people are going to."