First at 4:00: Southwest Airlines expands, Army family surprise, DUI rampage

At a time when airlines are merging and filing for bankruptcy, one carrier has plans to expand... at Richmond International Airport. Kelly Avellino spoke with the vice president of Southwest Airlines today. She has a consumer alert on what travelers could soon expect.

Plus, having a parent serving overseas in the military is hard enough, but when both parents are deployed, it can be even tougher. Ben Krumholz has the story of one Army couple who decided to make up for their time away... with a very special surprise for their kids.

And an anesthesiologist arrested for DUI goes on a rampage in the back of a highway patrol cruiser. The violent episode was caught on camera. Deon Guillory shows us the video.

Those stories, your forecast, and much more coming up on NBC12 and streaming live on