That headline, though, isn't the real takeaway from this Transportation and Environment Committee briefing prepped for next week's meeting, during which assistant city manager Jill Jordan will suggest how to make $12,000 this year and $20,000 annually after that by going after delinquent cemetery ... More >>
South Dallas' history is in danger of being demolished, so why are so few protecting it?
Historians complain that a new text on Dallas' black history is riddled with errors
The tombstones in Oakland Cemetery bear names that reflect Dallas' greatness and its shame, from former mayors to klansmen. But years of neglect have left it overgrown and forgotten.
June 3 - 9, 1999
A compromise promises to end a battle over development in Greenwood Cemetery
Friends of Greenwood Cemetery prepare a long-shot effort to protect paupers' graves
A fight over Greenwood Cemetery's future wakes the living
Holly Mullen explains how a massive paupers' graveyard barely survived greedy landowners and a stealth real-estate deal
Columbus Realty races to move paupers graves