Tarrant Regional Water District should appoint two members to their current positions

Tuesday, Jul. 22, 2014

Appointments could put disgruntled board member’s complaints to rest

Perry’s border move is just a single step

Monday, Jul. 21, 2014

In what should come as a surprise to no one, Gov. Rick Perry said Monday he will send up to 1,000 National Guard troops to the Texas border to bolster the response to the flood of Central American migrants into the U.S.

Big plans for arenas in Fort Worth

Saturday, Jul. 19, 2014

The Fort Worth City Council has put the city on a path to resolve long-standing problems with two crucial public sporting, entertainment and meeting venues.

Editorial: Troubled Prime Prep Academy to lose its charter

Friday, Jul. 18, 2014

The students are the ones who suffer when schools fail.

Trailblazer Reby Cary is deserving of another honor: having school named for him

Friday, Jul. 18, 2014

Reby Cary, a true North Texas trailblazer who has worn many hats and titles in his 93 years, will be honored for his service to the community Saturday during a fun-filled evening sponsored by the Tarrant County Black Historical and Genealogical Society.

Despite court ruling, Confederate flag does not belong on Texas license plate

Thursday, Jul. 17, 2014

A three-judge panel of the 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in New Orleans has handed a victory to the Sons of Confederate Veterans by ruling that Texas can’t refuse to issue the group a specialty license plate with the Confederate battle flag on it.

Cornyn-Cuellar bill is worth considering

Thursday, Jul. 17, 2014

U.S. Sen. John Cornyn and U.S. Rep. Henry Cuellar, D-Laredo, have proposed a potentially viable solution to help address the crisis on the Texas border.

Warnings galore, frack ban goes to voters in Denton

Wednesday, Jul. 16, 2014

Powerful voices have told the people of Denton that what some of them want to do is “unwise,” even “extremely misguided,” and could bring high costs in terms of lost economic activity, jobs and legal fees.

City Council vote on contentious zoning issues requires keen oversight

Wednesday, Jul. 16, 2014

The Fort Worth City Council was in a pro-development mood Tuesday night as it defied major opposition to two proposed projects and approved significant zoning changes in a southeast neighborhood and the historic Stockyards.

Open Carry schools city on free speech

Tuesday, Jul. 15, 2014

Members of the Open Carry Tarrant County gun rights group (or at least their attorneys) have taken Arlington (or at least its attorneys) to the woodshed on how to write and enforce an effective ordinance and defend it in court.