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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...


Buddy, Can You Spare A Dimebag?

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Eastside residents have been complaining about panhandlers for years, although little has been done to curb the problem. It’s one thing to be accosted by bums on trips to the grocery store or car wash and quite another to...



Decaying Evil

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The U.S. National Intelligence Council’s report on global trends, published in November, predicts that al Qaeda “may decay sooner” than many experts expect because of the terrorist organization’s “...


A Border Under Siege

Peter Gorman
American military training and Texas guns are helping boost drug-war violence. By PETER GORMAN The sun is shining on the low rolling hills covered in Texas short grass and dotted with cattle along the southern end of I-35, the ...



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 ...


Buddy, Can You Spare A Dimebag?

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Eastside residents have been complaining about panhandlers for years, although little has been done to curb the problem. It’s one thing to be accosted by bums on trips to the grocery store or car wash and quite another to...



Decaying Evil

Gwynne Dyer
Don’t honor terrorists with overreaction. The U.S. National Intelligence Council’s report on global trends, published in November, predicts that al Qaeda “may decay sooner” than many experts expect becau...


Who Moved The Lake?

ERIC GRIFFEY
Off Old Granbury Road in Southwest Fort Worth, a sign with the message “marina for sale” leads to the sad-looking shores of Benbrook Lake. Stay on the dirt road, past roaming cattle and a trash pile heaped with old ...



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...


Glad We Knew Ya

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 the Horned Frogs won’t be busting through to the big-buck Bo...