New poll finds most Texans are ‘Americans first’

Friday, Apr. 04, 2014

There’s a common perception among non-Texans that residents of the Lone Star State identify with their geographic boundaries more than folks in any other state in the union.

Texas’ surging school enrollment requires even greater attention to funding needs

Friday, Apr. 04, 2014

The latest public school enrollment figures, released by the Texas Education Agency this week, show an increase in student population of more than 19 percent during the past 10 years.

Editorial: Fort Hood tragedy raises many questions

Friday, Apr. 04, 2014

Early indications suggest the shooter may have been suffering from post-traumatic stress.

Letters: Customer service; voter integrity; Dansby performance

Thursday, Apr. 03, 2014

Something has happened to business in America.

Council’s resolve on water weakens

Thursday, Apr. 03, 2014

Surrounded by the problems of drought, five members of the Fort Worth City Council have suddenly gone weak in the knees, unwilling to extend a proven water conservation plan and unable to put forward something that even remotely looks like it will work better.

Give source of execution drug

Tuesday, Apr. 01, 2014

The latest legal argument over the death penalty in Texas is a tough one, but not so tough as to make it anything less than clear how the argument should be resolved.

Nuclear waste move not ideal but necessary

Tuesday, Apr. 01, 2014

Andrews County is about to get a big delivery from the federal government.

College Park is still the right vision for UTA

Tuesday, Apr. 01, 2014

It’s easy to see now that initial financial projections for the 20-acre, $160 million College Park District mixed-use development on the eastern edge of the University of Texas at Arlington were overly optimistic.

Board’s faith in Dansby faces a test

Saturday, Mar. 29, 2014

For reasons they’ve not yet discussed publicly, Fort Worth school board members are taking a long time to complete Superintendent Walter Dansby’s annual performance evaluation and decide whether to extend his contract.

Fort Worth to be at the center of several major events next week

Friday, Mar. 28, 2014

The ESPN broadcast for the NCAA’s Final Four and other activities are what many city leaders have dreamed of.