A modern surgeon employs a long-discredited cure-all: medicinal leeches.
Will public housing in East Texas be integrated? Not if the Klan has its way.
A big new Dallas bookstore with amenities is a hit with the reading public.
In the heady days of banking, Texans ran the state’s biggest, most profitable institutions. Not anymore.
A small town hunkers down for a court fight with Bunker Hunt’s bankruptcy trustee.
The Pantex H-bomb plant prepares to mothball the U.S. nuclear arsenal.
Cottonseed was delicious and nutritious, but it was only for cows—until now.
The biggest, most boisterous Radio Shack in the universe lands in Arlington.
As bills mount, AIDS patients sell their life insurance policies—in Waco.
In the beginning, say Stevens and Pruett, a listener dubbed them “radio gods.”
A gift from James Michener enriches Texas’ student writers.