Mariachi Espuelas de Plata performs at Mariachi Vargas

Mariachi Espuelas de Plata from North Side High School in Fort Worth performs at the 2016 Mariachi Vargas Extravaganza in Mexico City.
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Mariachi Espuelas de Plata from North Side High School in Fort Worth performs at the 2016 Mariachi Vargas Extravaganza in Mexico City.

Diane Smith, a graduate from the University of Texas at Austin, has been a reporter for the Star-Telegram since 1997. Smith, who has covered municipal government, immigration and education, has won multiple awards for reporting, most recently as part of a Star-Telegram team recognized by the Headliners Foundation of Texas for coverage of child abuse and Fort Worth’s Las Vegas Trail area.