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Illegal to Erase

BETTY BRINK
Official e-mails are public records – even at TCC. By BETTY BRINK Leonardo de la Garza has spent decades helping lead public colleges. Since 1997 he’s been chancellor of the Tarrant County College District. Prior to...


When Green’s Not Enough

Wendy Lyons Sunshine
The owners of the proposed Pin Oak Creek Power Plant might justifiably have expected support from environmentalists and local residents for the natural-gas-burning facility they hope to build in Navarro County southeast of Cors...



When Green’s Not Enough

Wendy Lyons Sunshine
A proposed Navarro County power plant draws opponents despite its clean qualities. By Wendy Lyons Sunshine The owners of the proposed Pin Oak Creek Power Plant might justifiably have expected support from environmentalists and ...


God’s Art

JEFF PRINCE
Painting steel beams is nothing new for Jeff Trice, a commercial painter who’s done plenty of industrial jobs over the years. But painting a unique steel artwork in the city’s highest-profile spot – the museum...



God’s Art

JEFF PRINCE
Beams bent by the tornado will help mark the entrance to the Cultural District. By JEFF PRINCE Painting steel beams is nothing new for Jeff Trice, a commercial painter who’s done plenty of industrial jobs over the years. ...


Glad We Knew Ya

DAN MCGRAW
Patterson has earned a new job, to a fare-thee-well. By DAN MCGRAW Texas Christian University football coach Gary Patterson should get out of town.I’m not saying this because TCU has lost two games this year, meaning that...



Muzzled

DAN MCGRAW
Suzette Watkins had plenty of reasons for attending the Nov. 8 town-hall meeting held in her part of East Fort Worth: She’s a resident and business owner there, an Eastside activist – and, though the election is six...


Muzzled

DAN MCGRAW
An Eastside activist wants to know why Hicks supporters were able to remove her from a town-hall meeting. By DAN MCGRAW Suzette Watkins had plenty of reasons for attending the Nov. 8 town-hall meeting held in her part of East F...



Still Smoldering

DAN MCGRAW
In a presidential election year, especially one where the top of the ticket drew as much attention as this one, local races often fly under the radar. But in Tarrant County, you’d have had to be living under a rock in the...


Trail Dust

Jeff Prince
Neighbors say they’re getting the shaft from Beggs Ranch wells. By JEFF PRINCE For motorists near I-20 and FM 3325 just west of Fort Worth, the Beggs Ranch makes a picture worthy of a Marlboro ad. The Beggs family’s...