Fort Worth faces hiring with a yawn

Wednesday, Sep. 17, 2014

There’s no sense of urgency in getting a new superintendent in place.

Texans deserve to know endgame for border surge

Wednesday, Sep. 17, 2014

It’s been three months since Texas Department of Public Safety officers “surged” on the southern border.

Colleyville councilman stokes unhappiness to fight transportation progress

Tuesday, Sep. 16, 2014

When Colleyville City Councilman Chris Putnam has raised loud objections to the planned TEX Rail commuter line, some of his fellow council members have told him there is nothing he or they can do about the train coming through their community.

Study: Wells, not fracking, to blame

Tuesday, Sep. 16, 2014

There is good news and bad news for the hydraulic fracturing industry in a new study that looked at water contamination in the Barnett Shale.

Johnson County Jail needs fix-up plan

Monday, Sep. 15, 2014

Johnson County Sheriff Bob Alford does a pretty good job of laying out the problems of the county’s deteriorating 25-year-old jail.

Arlington right to move on state-owned land for future development

Monday, Sep. 15, 2014

For 20 years, from 1957 to 1977, Arlington was bisected by the area’s first toll road, the Dallas/Fort Worth Turnpike.

Editorial: Keller ISD’s classic clash over debt

Monday, Sep. 15, 2014

Research shows that even a bare-bones bond plan might be too much for voters, despite its advantages for students and parents

UT Arlington continues to grow its student body

Friday, Sep. 12, 2014

“We’re on our way.” That’s how University of Texas at Arlington President Vistasp Karbhari, during a Star-Telegram Editorial Board meeting in May, characterized the progress his school has made since he took the helm just over a year ago now.

New public art piece in downtown Fort Worth appears to be a hit

Friday, Sep. 12, 2014

Fort Worth now has a remarkable yellow ribbon, one so big that it could never be tied round the old oak tree.

Grapevine shows it has heart by preserving part of its soul

Thursday, Sep. 11, 2014

The city’s decision to save its historic black homes was a bold move.