• Film

    October 24, 2013
  • Blogs

    April 26, 2013

    George Jones, Country Music Legend, is Dead

    Word's just come in from the New York Times and AP: the country music legend behind dozens of perfect songs, including "He Stopped Loving Her Today," "Tender Years" and "A Picture of Me (Without You)," died Friday in Nashville. The Saratoga, Texas native and honey-voiced singer died at Vanderbilt Un ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 2, 2011

    What 19-century Texans Ate for Independence Day

    Celebrate Texas Independence Day by eating a native dish -- like tacos, say, or enchiladas.​The first observances of Texas Independence Day were relatively sedate affairs: The semi-centennial in 1886 was marked by readings of the Declaration and a sprucing-up of Sam Houston's grave. In Brenham ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 22, 2010

    Erykah Badu Announces Summer Tour Plans, Schedules North Texas Performance For June 14

    ‚Äč We'd been wondering when Erykah Badu would schedule a hometown performance in support of her new album, New Amerykah, Pt. 2: Return of the Ankh. Earlier this week, when Badu announced her tour schedule, we got our answer: She'll be playing the Nokia Theatre in Grand Prairie on June 14. After the ... More >>

  • News

    January 29, 2004

    Good as Cash

    The unlikely story of the greatest Texas athlete you've never heard of

  • News

    April 18, 2002

    After the Fall

    Marlon St. Julien regains his winning form at Lone Star Park

  • News

    May 10, 2001

    Rough Ride

    Deirdre Panas pushes long odds to become Lone Star Park's first successful female jockey

  • News

    November 12, 1998

    Invasion of the bodyshoppers

    A shortage of American engineers and programmers spells boom times for brokers who peddle skilled foreign workers at bargain prices. Is it exploitation, or just good business?

  • News

    October 10, 1996

    Video downs

    Grand Prairie's horseless Lone Star Park offers the seedy side of the sport of kings