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FWISD Race Continues to Heat Up

The number of folks who want to shape the policies of the Fort Worth ISD has now grown to eight as all four of...

Fort Worth ISD Races Heat Up

The Fort Worth ISD trustees’ race — still two months away — has already heated up with the announcements this week that Ann Sutherland,...

Crime Control District Board Dissolved by City Council

  Is it a power grab or just good government at work?   On Tuesday, the Fort Worth city council voted unanimously to dissolve the 14-year...

Texas Rates High in a Very Low Catagory: Juvenile Prison Abuse

A report released last week by the U.S. Department of Justice shows that more than 12 percent of the youths who are in state...

Why is the city settling for a mere drop out of a million dollar...

The Fort Worth City Council, facing a budget gap of $59 million that it closed by firing long-time workers and forcing pay cuts on...

Obama Tells Students to Stay in School, Not All Kids Hear the Message

“He said things that we, parents, teachers, ministers, have been saying for years: Stay in school, respect your teachers, listen to your parents, take...

A Vote on de la Garza’s Fate?

Tonight’s special called meeting of the Tarrant County College District board could prove to be the end of...

City official fired two years too late

Jerome Walker joined the ranks of the unemployed last week. The long-time deputy director of Fort Worth’s housing and economic development department was unceremoniously...