September 2015

Features

DuPont complex, La Porte
Environment
Up in the Tower

Aug 13, 2015 By Lise Olsen

The DuPont chemical plant in La Porte was once hailed as the safest around. Until the deaths of four workers exposed a darker truth.

J.J. Watt
Mega Watt

Aug 13, 2015 By Skip Hollandsworth

He’s the best defensive player in the NFL but writes his own Christmas cards. He has thousands of fans who’d love to party, but he goes to bed at seven-thirty. He could be the league’s next MVP but enjoys buying his own groceries. Is Houston’s J. J. Watt for real?

Columns

Whataburger
Whatabattle!

Aug 19, 2015 By Loren Steffy

How the iconic burger chain’s attempt to build a bigger, better company alienated some of the people behind its success.

Touts

Miscellany

Reporter

Meanwhile, in Texas . . .

Aug 19, 2015 By

Some crazy stuff went down in the past thirty days. Here are a handful of headlines you may have missed.