• 32-year-old Stephen "Rusty" Allen has been charged with murder and assault in connection with a Friday night car accident on Jack Warner Parkway that left one man dead and five injured.

 

  • If you feel like recovery in tordado ravished areas is slowing along, remember things could always be worse. In Cordova, demolition and cleanup projects in connection to last April's tornado outbreak have been delayed as FEMA officials say there are many historically significant buildings and environmental and historic preservation laws must be considered before funding any rebuilding.

 

  • Hostess, the maker of Twinkies and Wonder Bread is said to be weighed down by debt, management turmoil and labor costs, and decided Friday that it could no longer make it through Chapter 11 reorganization. Lawyers for the company will be in New York bankruptcy court today to ask the court for permission to sell its assets and go out of business.