Independent review praises transit agency

Thursday, Oct. 23, 2014

The Fort Worth Transportation Authority, the T, got high marks on a recent independent performance audit of its operations, a memo presented to the Fort Worth City Council and a copy of the audit report show.

Students are losers in tutoring fraud scandal

Thursday, Oct. 23, 2014

There are two reasons to be upset by the case involving two individuals who pleaded guilty Wednesday to defrauding the Dallas and Fort Worth school districts out of roughly $2.5 million in federal funds.

Start with optimism on ‘stealth dorms’ near TCU

Thursday, Oct. 23, 2014

A group of interested parties has two weeks to figure it out.

FW must not be forgotten as Dallas-to-Houston high-speed rail plans unfold

Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014

Many local and state officials say Texas’ first high-speed rail line will be a 240-mile stretch connecting Houston and Dallas, the most lucrative route for a private company that wants to build the estimated $10 billion project.

Denton fracking vote is a measure of anger over drilling company tactics

Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014

As an exercise in lawmaking, the vote underway in Denton on whether to ban hydraulic fracturing within the city limits has its flaws.

North Texas is now prepared for Ebola crisis

Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014

The two nurses who contracted Ebola while treating Thomas Eric Duncan before his death at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital are no longer being treated at the North Texas facility.

Remember ID when voting this election

Monday, Oct. 20, 2014

After almost two weeks of uncertainty regarding enforcement of Texas’ 2011 voter ID law, the U.S. Supreme Court has settled the matter: bring your ID — at least when voting in the upcoming election.

It’s time to vote

Sunday, Oct. 19, 2014

Texas Secretary of State Nandita Berry reports that more than 14 million Texans, a record number, are registered to vote in the Nov. 4 election. Early voting begins today and continues through Oct. 31.

For governor, Abbott holds promise

Sunday, Oct. 19, 2014

It’s been 24 years since Texans last voted for their top state leader without one of the candidates having the tie of incumbency on the Governor’s Mansion.

Small Fort Worth elementary receives well-deserved big honor

Friday, Oct. 17, 2014

Historic Nash Elementary continues to motivate its students to make academic strides.