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Controversial Judge Retires

Tarrant County Judge Pat Ferchill announced his retirement effective Aug. 31 after sitting on the bench for 35 years in Probate Court No. 2....

Flood Help Coming for Eastsiders?

The Texas Water Development Board, the state agency tasked with providing funds and know-how to maintain Texas’ water resources, awarded Fort Worth $247,378 recently...

Old-School Museum

Rick Wilkins stood staring at the dozens of pieces of the Scopitone, a massively tall coin-operated musical video machine from the 1950s that he...

Restraining Order

A group of protesters trying to prevent a Hooters restaurant from opening in downtown Fort Worth pulled out its own big torpedoes at an...

Best Root to Mexico

I wasn’t quite sure what I’d run into when I recently took off from Joshua in a rental car with my former wife, Chepa,...

Globe Life Span Shortened?

Back in 1994, Arlington leaders were calling the newly built Ballpark in Arlington the greatest thing since the Greek Parthenon. Tom Scheiffer said Texas...

Reverse Play

On any given day, you can walk around the Texas Wesleyan University campus and see students sporting t-shirts emblazoned with the slogan, “Undefeated Since...

High Waters

The rain began lightly. Julie Amendola knew to keep a watchful eye on the nearby Trinity River. Heavy rains had been causing it to...

Botanic Garden Growing?

A recent study shows the beloved Fort Worth Botanic Garden needs a transfusion of about $15 million to keep it from turning into a...

Libeling Lawyers

Jennifer Olson brought a valuable person with her to meet me at a grocery store café for this interview –– her 6-year-old son. The...