Officials continue to search for SWAR inmate

Arkansas State prison officials and the United States Marshal's Office have been called in to assist the Miller County Sheriff's Department find a

who reportedly escaped Tuesday in Texarkana. Hear what his mother is saying on KSLA News 12 This Morning.

The Caddo Sheriff's Office is on the scene of a "well control issue" on Highway 1 South between Yearwood and Ellerbe Roads. It happened around 2:30 a.m. Stay with KSLA News 12 for updates on this situation.

Also coming up, lawmakers in Arkansas and Indiana are scrambling to revise

as Republican governors in both states try to calm a growing backlash from businesses and other critics who have called the proposals anti-gay.

And today is World Autism Awareness Day, and an ArkLaTex organization is hosting two community events. Tune into KSLA News 12 This Morning to get more information.

Before you head out the door, be sure to get your

from KSLA News 12 meteorologist Ron Young. He has weather updates every 10 minutes!

Coverage You Can Count On starts with KSLA News 12 This Morning. See you then!