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Katherine Sands

Web Exclusive |
January 20, 2013

Case Not Closed

Senior editor Pamela Colloff on the murder of McAllen beauty queen Irene Garza and confronting the longtime suspect, John Feit.

Books That Cook |
July 31, 2005

Books That Cook

Let’s be honest, when planning a party menu, one factors in practicality as much as pleasing the palate. Constant stove-top attention and complicated recipes don’t sit well with the other responsibilities of hosting. Menus depend on such basic considerations as seating, oven space, and how long into the night guests

Happy Trails |
April 30, 2005

Happy Trails

Art, History, and Cooking 101—when it comes to a lesson in Hispanic culture, San Antonio gets an A+.

Web Exclusive |
April 1, 2005

Cover Boy

Photographer Dan Winters on red Saabs, old pickups, and Thomas Haden Church.

Texas Tidbits |
April 1, 2005

Texas Tidbits

If you ever plan to motor West, in West Texas that is, there’s only one highway that’s the best.

Texas History 101 |
April 1, 2005

Texas History 101

The oldest drive in Texas didn’t have any tolls, passing lanes, or shoulders. In fact it wasn’t much of a road at all. The Chisholm and Goodnight-Loving trails were the superhighways of the legendary nineteenth century cattle industry—the pinnacle of a true Texas drive.

Web Exclusive |
April 1, 2005

Homeland Job Insecurity

Former Texas Monthly senior editor Robert Draper on writing about his high school nemesis, Clark Kent Ervin, the former inspector general of homeland security.

Texas Tidbits |
March 1, 2005

Texas Tidbits

Count your lucky charms. When it comes to St. Patrick’s Day celebrations, the end of the rainbow lies in Shamrock, Texas.

Web Exclusive |
March 1, 2005

Rather Controversial

Senior editor Gary Cartwright, who wrote this month’s cover story, talks about getting access to retiring CBS News anchorman Dan Rather and the changing face of journalism.

Texas History 101 |
March 1, 2005

Texas History 101

The struggle for independence, the pioneering spirit—it seems that the Irish were made for Texas. In fact, in many ways Texas was made by the Irish.

Web Exclusive |
March 1, 2005

Grover’s Corner

Associate editor Katy Vine on writer Grover Lewis and interviewing some of the biggest names in the magazine business.

Art |
March 1, 2005

Drawing Conclusions

Illustrator Jody Hewgill on where she finds inspiration and deciding how to portray Whole Foods’ co-founder and CEO John Mackey.

Texas Tidbits |
February 1, 2005

Texas Tidbits

For the past thirty years, Lady Raiders basketball has taken Lubbock by storm.