Teaching journalism at the University of North Texas is just one aspect of his life. Christian is also an award-winning feature writer whose work has appeared in The Dallas Morning News, Fort Worth Star-Telegram and San Francisco Chronicle as well as in alt weeklies such as the Dallas Observer, Fort Worth Weekly and Houston Press. A former regional reporter at the Denton Record Chronicle, Christian is an investigative reporter whose interests range from environmental news to courts and law.
3 days ago | News
It's Saturday afternoon in Farmer's Branch. Inside a two-story house, family, friends and police gather to remember the life of Kelli Cox, murdered by a serial killer in 1997. “We wanted to have something for people to have an opportunity to share...
5 days ago | Music History
"Dimebag" Darrell Abbott would've been 50 this Saturday if a deranged fan hadn't ended his life in 2004. Every year since, friends, family and fans have gathered for the Ride for Dime, which takes place this year on the Pantera guitarist's 50th bi...
7 days ago | News
Eight months have passed since the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers announced plans to repair a 161-footlong slide affecting the upstream side of the Lewisville Lake Dam. As heavy rains fall across the region, sources tell the Observer that...
9 days ago | Crime
Kenny Martin stood next to his wife’s driver side window, pointing a Colt .45-caliber revolver at her as she waited in her Jeep at a stoplight at the intersection of Central Avenue and Southlake Boulevard. Linda Martin was speaking ...
16 days ago | News
Trump creating havoc politically is no surprise. He seems to pride himself on his ability to connect with the more extreme of the voter base. But his most recent political bombshell is so shocking it will be a wonder he’ll have any Texan Repu...
20 days ago | News
Julie Mathews seemed to have won the battle against the city council when they removed her shortly after she won an election to the Lake Dallas city council in early 2015. She maxed out her credit cards, depleted her savings account, and won ...