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Cadillac Ranch

Darkness on the Plains

Apr 10, 2013 By Skip Hollandsworth

For decades, Stanley Marsh 3 was one of the most celebrated eccentrics in Texas. Then one Houston attorney set out to prove that he had a dark and terrible secret.

Stanley Marsh 3 Arrested

Jan 21, 2013 By Jason Cohen

The Amarillo millionaire and iconoclastic "Cadillac Ranch" artist/prankster faces 11 felony charges of sexual activity with two teenage boys. 

Big Feud at Cadillac Ranch

Mar 1, 1996 By Skip Hollandsworth

Since the day Stanley Marsh 3 finally went too far and locked up George Whittenburg’s son in a chicken coop, all of Amarillo has been abuzz about the bizarre battle between these intractable foes.