It is not often that Dwayne Jones just gets into his car to drive around the city and look at the buildings he has spent so much of his life trying to protect. The head of Preservation Dallas has no time to gaze at Dallas' dilapidated wonders, crumbling ruins and historic heaps and daydream about who lived there, what happened there, what might have been. He can allot only so much time to living in the past, because he has much work to do in the present. There is money to be raised to keep afloat a... More >>>
The James H. and Molly Ellis House is one of South Dallas' most prized homes, but it sits in danger of demolition while its owners decide what to do with the 100-year-old estate.