Bob Hood, longtime outdoors writer, dies

| |Thursday, Jan. 09, 2014

He wrote about fishing and hunting for more than 40 years.

Trumpeter who never left Fort Worth was among finest

| |Thursday, Jan. 09, 2014

Don Thomas, who played lead trumpet for the Fort Worth Symphony for 20 years, won the respect of leading musicians including Doc Severinsen.

Obituary: Bob Bolen, former Fort Worth mayor

| |Thursday, Jan. 09, 2014

Bob Bolen, mayor from 1982 to 1991, is remembered as a “true jewel” and a “hero.” He died Monday at age 87.

Obituary: Forest Hill City Councilman Bob Shanklin

| |Sunday, Dec. 15, 2013

Longtime Forest Hill City Councilman Bob Shanklin was instrumental in the creation of a city park honoring military veterans and peace officers. He died Wednesday.

Obituary: Paul Willis, Fuzzy’s Taco Shop founder (update)

| |Thursday, Dec. 26, 2013

Longtime restaurateur was involved in North Texas restaurants including Fuzzy’s Taco Shop, Yucatan Taco Stand, Margie’s Italian Gardens and others. (Updated and corrected)

Noted Texas historian, author T.R. Fehrenbach dies

Monday, Dec. 02, 2013

Fehrenbach wrote 18 nonfiction books including included Lone Star: A History of Texas and Texans.

For Sister Maggie Hession, Rangers baseball was heaven on earth

| |Saturday, Nov. 23, 2013

Sister Maggie Hession, who was a fixture with Sister Frances Evans at Texas Rangers home games, died Wednesday. She was 85 and had Alzheimer’s disease.

Joe Peters Sr. of Fort Worth’s Peters Bros. Hats dies at 68

| |Thursday, Nov. 14, 2013

A full hatrack of presidents has received “Shady Oak” Western lids that were originally fashioned for former Star-Telegram Publisher Amon Carter Sr.

Business leader Bill Harvey supported night shelter, food programs

| |Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2013

Bill Harvey was widely known for shepherding big land deals in Tarrant County and for working with the Presbyterian Night Shelter and food programs.

German native spent career inspiring students at Dunbar, Paschal

| |Friday, Nov. 08, 2013

Peter Glaser, who taught language and literature at Dunbar and Paschal high schools in Fort Worth, dies at 60.