Eric Celeste

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  • 11 years ago | Longform

    Newy Scruggs and Dale Hansen are both big guys, in suit size and local ratings. They're both sports anchors. And that's where the similarities end. For there are many ways Scruggs, Channel 5's sports director, is different from the longtime Dallas...

  • 11 years ago | Longform

    Calvin Carter was a success story, no doubt about it. He'd started his Web development company in his room in the early '90s at Southern Methodist University and grown it to 55 employees. The quiet kid from Florida who liked solitary pursuits (he ...

  • 11 years ago | Longform

    The maintenance workers were pulling down photographs from the wall when a Dallas Morning News staffer stopped to watch. Piled on the floor were several frames, each housing a picture of a DMN employee who'd worked there 25 years or more and had j...

  • 11 years ago | Buzz

    Buzz knows all about one kind of belt-tightening. As our gut continually tries to put more distance between itself and our spine, the belt gets snug. Nothing you can do about it. The other kind--when people start pinching pennies--Buzz knows nothi...

  • 11 years ago | Longform

    David Kunkle is choosing his words carefully. Not surprising. He's meticulous and thoughtful in everything he does, from the way he gently folds his hands in his lap to the way he stares intently from across his desk, eyes unwavering for nearly ha...

  • 11 years ago | Longform

    The bass pulses in my bones, causing my hips to thrust involuntarily to the beat. Most nights, this is not a particularly rhythmic activity for me; it's more of a seismic anomaly than a dance move. Tonight is different. I'm poured into my best Ita...