The Mier expedition was the most ill-fated of the raiding expeditions from Texas into Mexico.
Senior editor Michael Hall talks about researching DNA testing, visiting a DNA lab in North Texas, and pursuing justice.
The pock-marked Dinosaur Valley State Park reveals an amazingly well-preserved (and somewhat checkered) prehistoric past.
Senior editor Gary Cartwright on how Arlington is not his town anymore.
Contributing photographer Wyatt McSpadden talks about open spaces, Amarillo as an oasis, and where he’s from now.
Once the pride of Houston, the Astrodome now faces a midlife crisis.
Executive editor Mimi Swartz on Proposition 12, partisan politics, and consumer rights.