Cruz Control

Wednesday, September 25, 2013

Senate All-nighter

Control of the Senate floor still rests with Texas Sen. Ted Cruz who continues to rail against the president's health care overhaul with occasional personal stories and a Dr. Seuss reading. The freshman Cruz and other conservative Republicans are virtually sure to lose a test vote planned later today on a must-pass spending bill.

Out of Darkness

Suicide claims more than 34-thousand lives each year. To raise awareness, and help prevent it, a local organization is hosting an event where you can help. Nicole is live with the details.

MCC Student Fest

Hundreds of anxious student will be gathering in Hopkins County today for the student fest at Madisonville Community College. Jess Raatz has the story live.

Hump Day Showers

Mostly cloudy skies will start Wednesday.  Scattered showers and a few thunderstorms will be possible...mainly during the morning.   No severe weather expected. Thursday and Friday...partly to mostly sunny and dry with highs in the lower 80s. Byron has the forecast.

Gina is back in for Beth today, so we'll see you on Sunrise.