No Family Left Behind

Falling on Deaf Ears

Texas Beer Wars

Blotch Jumbo

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Metro

Shocking Apparel

When the defendant was walked into the Johnson County Courthouse in 2009 to stand trial on multiple charges of sexual assault on a child,...

Seeking Shelter

The old house and the woman inside it have shared a downward spiral for years. Sharon Baker is a recluse, breathing air through a...

Form, Function, Neighborhood

Zoning laws are a major tool used by cities to keep neighborhoods together and give residents some control over what they have to live...

Traffic Trauma

The request for payment took Terri by surprise. After all, the City of Fort Worth was demanding payment for a parking ticket that the...

Notice: Public Beware

Public notices in local newspapers are a key element in keeping citizens informed about government goings-on. Giving people a heads-up on public hearings on...

Broken Connects-ion

Connects, the multimillion-dollar “student information system” software program sold to the Fort Worth school district in 2008, may be headed for the trash bin....

Stockyards Cesspool

About two years ago, tattoo artist Drago Reid heard a commotion in the parking lot behind his Knuckle Up parlor in the Stockyards. It...

An Ugly Business

Mug shot magazines such as Mugly! and Busted! and their online equivalents have become popular in recent years. Some people just can’t resist visiting...

Air Quality Study Result?

“What people don’t understand is that gas drilling in Fort Worth is not us versus them. We’re all in this together,” said an exasperated...

Bloody Monday at JPS

“Everybody knew belt-tightening was coming,” said a longtime employee at John Peter Smith hospital who was let go recently. But few people expected the...