Sole Survivor

Falling on Deaf Ears

Fowl Persuasion

The 2016 Turkey Awards

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Inspection Lite

The grades are in on the first year of a plan to send Fort Worth construction inspectors to school for a mandatory certification program,...

Viva Mariachi!

Eighth-grade lunch period meant most students were eating in the cafeteria or just chillin' outside. The hallway was quiet, except for the muffled sound of...

Mad Boy, Mad Boy

Static has no excuse for waiting weeks to look at its Tivo-recorded premiere of Jail, except maybe that it seemed like duty rather than...

I Can Hear That Train …

As any survivor of a 12-step program knows, you have to admit you have a problem before you can attack it. In Fort Worth’s case,...

Putting the Bite on Hospitals

Cynthia Fitzgerald’s career seemed to be heading down a promising path at last. She’d moved to North Texas from her native Nebraska in 1997, living...

Suspicious Activity

There is an issue festering in many Fort Worth neighborhoods these days, and it is quite complex. Older neighborhoods are being seen as prime places...

Marking This Place

Last week, as the Weekly was putting its "Best of 2007" issue to bed (a chore not unlike getting an 800-lb. gorilla to brush...

Found: Too Many Signs

The bright and colorful signs hammered into the grass in the public right-of-way or stapled onto utility poles promote everything from diet formulas to...

Censored

David Phinney thought he'd struck journalistic gold. The veteran reporter, who has done freelance work for PBS, ABC, The New York Times, and other...

No Flood of Money

A few weeks ago, President Bush made a speech in New Orleans' Ninth Ward, an area particularly hard-hit by Hurricane Katrina. Bush said New...