Gene Lyons

Stories

The Great Rockdale Football Mutiny

What happens when a high school football team tries to bench its coach?

The Last of the Big-Time Spenders

It’s not Diamond Jim Brady, Bet a Million Gates, an Arab sheik, or Liberace. It’s a library.

The Last of the Big-Time Spenders

It’s not Diamond Jim Brady, Bet a Million Gates, an Arab sheik, or Liberace. It’s a library.

If They Don’t Win It’s A Shame

In the bush leagues, rooting for the home team can be a humbling experience.

Stars and Stripes

The rodeo where it really doesn’­t pay to win.

Basket Cases

Surprise! There may be hope for Southwest Conference basketball.

Bass Fishing in America

Forget Jimmy Carter—this is what the New South’s all about.

The Newest Americans

Pity the poor Vietnamese: so far from home, so close to Beaumont.

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