Jan Jarboe Russell
Sharpstown used to be an affluent suburb. Today it’s where the world has come to live.
Congressman Henry B. Gonzalez has spent most of his 76 years swinging wildly at political heavyweights. Now he’s finally landed a punch—on the president of the United States.
Texas scientist Arnold Lockshin defected to Russia to find a new life. Has the collapse of communism shattered his dreams?
Maybe not. But then again, the veteran Texas pol has never taken no for an answer.
When a few minutes matter, an EMS helicopter can make the difference between life and death.
A new collection of Keith Carter’s photographs captures the magical mojo of East Texas.
“Just how hard can it be to build a playground?” I asked. The answer: Harder than anything I’ve ever tried before.
Prozac was supposed to cure Skye Morris’ depression. Now her husband is trying to prove that it caused her to commit suicide.
Pray for Baylor. The Baptists are calling each other flat-earthers and liberal parasites, and the school they call Jerusalem on the Brazos is caught in the middle.
Once part of a vast South Texas ranch, Lebh Shomea is a spiritual retreat where pilgrims listen to what absolute quiet has to say.
“Guys like me like Iraq,” says Houston oilman Oscar Wyatt. “That’s the way the real world works, baby.”
You can take the girl out of East Texas, but you can’t take East Texas out of the girl.