Sabika Sheikh, a Muslim exchange student from Pakistan with dreams of changing the world, struck up an unlikely friendship with an evangelical Christian girl. The two became inseparable—until the day a fellow student opened fire.
Articles by Skip Hollandsworth
Apr 5, 2019 — By Skip Hollandsworth
New insights about Redrick “Red” Batiste emerge after his accomplices are found guilty.
Dec 27, 2018 — By Skip Hollandsworth
The brother of a young cowboy lost in a 2017 Panhandle fire helped his team to a stunning victory.
Nov 18, 2018 — By Skip Hollandsworth
The president of Dallas’s Paul Quinn College serves the underserved.
Nov 12, 2018 — By Skip Hollandsworth
The wildly popular Houston author and speaker is staring down the ”sin” and ”ungodliness” in her own denomination.
Sep 14, 2018 — By Skip Hollandsworth
Now 99 years old, the legendary coach of the Wayland Baptist Flying Queens has his official place in the Naismith Hall of Fame.
Aug 30, 2018 — By Skip Hollandsworth
Notes from the Dallas courtroom where, against the odds, police officer Roy Oliver was convicted of murder after shooting the 15-year-old black boy.
Aug 23, 2018 — By Skip Hollandsworth
Texas leads the country in hot-car deaths of children. Was Michael Thedford a horrible father, or did he make a mistake any parent could make?
Jul 20, 2018 — By Skip Hollandsworth
Jeff Henry often said that his goal in life was to make customers of his family’s legendary water parks happy—“to put a smile on their faces, to give them a thrill or two.” It was a beautiful vision. Until it went horribly wrong.
May 19, 2018 — By Skip Hollandsworth
Earlier this spring, Jeff Pike, the head of the infamous Texas-based Bandidos motorcycle club, went on trial in federal court for racketeering. Prosecutors called him a ruthless killer, the man behind one of the deadliest biker shootouts in American history at the Twin Peaks restaurant in Waco. Pike, however, said he was just a good family man. On Thursday, jurors announced their verdict.