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.
10 days ago | Music History
Bob Haydon's ears perked up when he overheard a fellow student, sitting behind him, complain about his aching fingers. The student, Steve Miller, had stayed up until 1 a.m. playing the guitar. Haydon turned around and told him that he played guita...
11 days ago | News
Rev. Jeff Hood is a man under fire. He gained national attention as a lead organizer of the Black Lives Matters protest in Dallas and eagerly embraced the media's interest after a gunman killed five officers. But ever since he appeared on Fox...
18 days ago | News
Environmentalists in Denton were smacked down by the Texas Legislature in their effort to enact a ban on hydraulic fracturing in the city, but they haven't abandoned the fight. If Denton's greens can't stop frackers from drilling wells, then ...
19 days ago | News
Benny Parkey thought he could beat death if he kept moving. He reasoned it was hard to hit a moving target. He wasn’t afraid of death catching him, though. He simply enjoyed the chase. He didn’t plan to linger suffering from stage 4 lung cancer. H...
26 days ago | Feature Stories
In an election year, even mainstream political parties seem a little wild. But North Texas is home to groups who are on the fringe of politics, grouped together to target the status quo. Here's a guide to some of the most noteworthy activists taki...
1 month ago | News
Pat Johnson has been a thorn in the towing industry’s side since 2008 when he began posting on his blog “Texas Parking Facility Fraud.” A former tow truck driver, Johnson has written more than 290 articles about the towing industry and its predato...