CORPUS CHRISTI

Three Chords and A Station Wagon

Jan 20, 2013 By Michael Hall

In the years before anyone had heard of Woodstock or Altamont, teenagers across Texas started bands in their parents’ garages, banging out earnest rock songs on cheap equipment and hoping to hit it big at the local skating rink or VFW post. For some, those dreams won’t fade away.

The Queen Is Dead

Jan 20, 2013 By Joe Nick Patoski

When Selena Quintanilla Perez was killed on March 31, Texas mourned—and around the world, the veneration began.

Habeas Corpus

Jan 20, 2013 By Joe Nick Patoski

The rap on Corpus Christi is that there’s no there there—but a case can be made that it’s a great weekend destination.

The Unknown Soldier

Jan 20, 2013 By Cecilia Ballí

Hector Perez loved his country enough to die for it. A year later, his family is still paying the price of patriotism.