Carrollton

An A for Bea

Jan 20, 2013 By Alexandra Murphy

Skip Hollandsworth talks about finding story ideas, getting people to open up, and interviewing Bea Salazar, who started an after-school program that helped hundreds of low-income Hispanic immigrant kids succeed.

Michael Brewer, Clock Repairman

Aug 31, 2011 By Texas Monthly

Brewer, who moved to Texas from Mississippi after Hurricane Katrina, fixes antique clocks in his Carrollton garage seven days a week. While he has no formal horological training, a 34-year career in rocket science helped him perfect the art of taking things apart.  Tick, tock. Tick and then tock. Most…