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New Math on the School Board

In a stunning victory over well-established incumbents, Tobi Jackson in District 2 and Ann Sutherland in District 6 upset the Fort Worth school board’s...

Is the Trans-Texas Corridor Playing Dead?

During this election season, Gov. Rick Perry is trying to win votes in part by hinting that, per the loudly stated wishes of the...

School Board Candidates Will Answer Voter’s Questions – at Church.

If last week’s cover story (“Upsetting the Apple Cart,” April 21, 2010) fired your interest in this spring’s hotter-than-usual races for the Fort Worth...

Shaken and Stirred Up

Neighbors along the path of a DFW Midstream gas pipeline in south Arlington haven’t been happy with the noise and disruption accompanying the construction...

Save the Economy: Grow Dope

The way Static sees it, the only madness about reefer is the extremes to which the federal government has traditionally gone to police its...

Cart Before the Vote

Backroom deals at City Hall? Couldn’t be, right? But Fort Worth City Council member Kathleen Hicks pointed out the evidence — in a document...

Rocking Their World

Jeana Cole’s mother-in-law thought an earthquake had struck their family home in south Arlington on Monday. Wrong — the window-rattling tremors and noise were...

Heart-Stopping Humor

It had to be the best quote of the last week, perhaps of the year thus far. The occasion was the annual dinner of...

Can We Fill Out the Form Under the Covers?

There are days in this country when being a sentient human seems to have become a lost art (look no further than some comments...

Speak Now or Forever Hold Your Breath

OK, everybody, close your mouth and pinch your nostrils shut. Hold that for as long as you can. Now, just before you pass out,...