Montague County

  • Blogs

    September 10, 2014

    Cop Watchers Have to be Cooler than the Cops, or Cop Watching Will Never Be Cool

    I really want to be on the side of the cop watchers. I do. Ferguson makes me think the more eyeballs we can put on police incidents the better. But I watched the YouTube video on the people arrested in Arlington over the weekend, and there's no way they were in the right. What I saw on the video wa ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 16, 2013

    Nearly a Dozen Tornadoes Swept Through North Texas Last Night

    As day breaks in North Texas, residents are surveying the devastation wreaked by last night's storms. Dallas escaped the worst of it. The tornado sirens by our place just south of White Rock got going around 9 p.m. and kept on for a half hour, but we saw nothing but rain, heard nothing but thunder. ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 13, 2011

    "The Fire Threat For the Upcoming Winter Is Expected to Be Considerable."

    National Weather Service‚ÄčAlong with the chart you see above, which celebrates (no, wait, that's not the right word) our record-breaking 70th day of temperatures at or above 100, the National Weather Service directs our attention to the latest Drought Information Statement issued a few days ago. Lo ... More >>

  • News

    June 12, 2003

    Clone Ranger

    The old roundup may never be the same, thanks to Zech Dameronís herd of genetically duplicate longhorns

  • News

    June 14, 2001

    Case Closed

    How Dallas police detective Shari Degan solved the grisly murder that rocked Dallas--in 1913

  • News

    May 17, 2001

    Dead Wrong

    How consummate con artist Henry Lee Lucas resurrected the dead and went looking for a sucker. He almost found one.

  • News

    October 7, 1999

    Forbidden looks

    Tower Records and a local store owner learn the hard way what the city wants you to see

  • Music

    May 4, 1995

    Farewell from Cracker Eden

    Texas journalism loses a great writer and friend in Grover Lewis