Scottie Allen

  • Blogs

    October 11, 2006

    No Child Left Behind

    It was a big story early this summer that has since been forgotten: a rich woman from around these parts and her cousin are in Los Angeles, see a 17-year-old mother and her baby and offer the mother $6,000 for the kid. The mother refuses. The two women come back a second time and make another offer. ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 2, 2006

    Raising Midlothian

    Or is that Citizen Pinkard? That's what The Los Angeles Times wants to know today in its story about 7-week-old Devon Calloway, who was taken from his mother and their South-Central Los Angeles home last week and "spirited away to a swanky Dallas suburb," which, in this case, would be Midlothian. Ac ... More >>

  • News

    September 18, 2003

    Out of the Ashes

    Investigators find a suspect in a vicious arson fire that killed five dallas kids 15 years ago

  • News

    March 2, 2000

    Sex, drugs, and city council

    Federal court records reveal the connection between city council ethics and dry-humping

  • News

    February 3, 2000

    To the rotten core

    The Lipscomb trial took us where the News don't shine

  • News

    January 20, 2000

    The plantation burns

    Al Lipscomb is on trial for bribery. The real charge is "traitor."

  • News

    January 13, 2000

    Black out

    Lipscomb takes his story to Anglo Amarillo and hopes it plays better than prosecutors'