Fort Worth bond proposals for parks and libraries deserve voter approval

Tuesday, Apr. 22, 2014

Two propositions provide for needed improvements in key service areas.

Texas candidates for governor differ on texting and driving ban

Monday, Apr. 21, 2014

As governor, Attorney General Greg Abbott would not deviate from his predecessor when it comes to opposing a statewide ban on texting while driving.

Wichita Falls project to reuse waste water should proceed quickly

Monday, Apr. 21, 2014

A two-year drought that has reduced lake levels to 26 percent of capacity has forced Wichita Falls to seek drastic measures to provide its 104,000 residents with water.

Fort Worth proposes transportation fixes

Saturday, Apr. 19, 2014

City leaders knew from the beginning that roads would need a lot of attention in new bond plan.

Tarrant residents still have plenty of time to protest property valuations

Friday, Apr. 18, 2014

Tarrant County property owners, take note.

Caution: More traffic changes ahead for the city

Friday, Apr. 18, 2014

Albert Einstein supposedly said that the measure of one’s intelligence is in his or her ability to change.

End-of-course exams will test Texas students and its educational system

Friday, Apr. 18, 2014

The good news is: 76 percent of the 309,000 Texas public school students in the class of 2015 who have taken all or most of the five end-of-course (EOC) exams required to graduate have passed those assessments.

Two eager candidates in race for Arlington school board seat

Thursday, Apr. 17, 2014

Tony Pompa’s seat on the Arlington school board is up for grabs, and two very eager candidates are hoping to fill his shoes.

Rebuilding continues in West, as Texas drags its feet on regulations

Wednesday, Apr. 16, 2014

Until one year ago, the small agricultural town of West in Central Texas — population about 2,800 — was best known for the place where travelers on Interstate 35 between Dallas-Fort Worth and Austin would stop for a little taste of Czech culture.

Commission should avoid slot look-alikes

Wednesday, Apr. 16, 2014

The Legislature and voters are closely shepherding gambling expansion.