Editorials

Editorials

Trump fails to seize upper hand

We feel naive in our hope that Trump will show presidential character before the Nov. 8 election. But there are still six weeks of campaign time and two more Trump-Clinton debates. We’re still watching.

Editorials

Literacy project’s strong leaders go for difficult goal

What’s most impressive about the Fort Worth literacy project is that so many segments of the community’s leadership have united behind it. While that deep support would be the envy of any local project, it will be needed and must be sustained to meet the literacy challenge in Fort Worth.

Editorials

Arlington ISD revving up with partnership

The Arlington school district added another powerful partnership to its portfolio, solidifying its strategic “Achieve today. Excel tomorrow” plan. The academic plan boosts a mission “to empower and engage all students to be contributing, responsible citizens, reaching their maximum potential.”

Editorials

Grant us wisdom to accept the toll roads we have

Now comes a group that’s so determined to fight toll roads that they want the state to pay off the debt it has incurred in building those we have. At a hearing Wednesday in Austin, the Senate Transportation Committee got an estimate of how much that would cost: about $36.7 billion.

Videos

A.J. Griffin said he struggled with his command and fell behind too often Tuesday

Rangers right-hander A.J. Griffin allowed four earned runs in 4 1/3 innings Tuesday but the Rangers beat the Brewers 6-4 (Video by Stefan Stevenson/Star-Telegram).
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A.J. Griffin said he struggled with his command and fell behind too often Tuesday 1:02

A.J. Griffin said he struggled with his command and fell behind too often Tuesday

Carlos Beltran steps on the gas in Rangers' win 1:07

Carlos Beltran steps on the gas in Rangers' win

Tony Barnette felt good after a scoreless inning, his first action since Sept. 4 0:46

Tony Barnette felt good after a scoreless inning, his first action since Sept. 4

Rangers catcher Jonathan Lucroy on quest for home-field advantage 1:03

Rangers catcher Jonathan Lucroy on quest for home-field advantage