Around the Piney Woods, most people will tell you that they know someone who’s addicted to homemade speed. Drug recovery centers are overwhelmed; court dockets are backed up; jails are filled. There’s no end in sight.
"I don't believe anything in this world could ever disturb or upset me enough to make me start drinking again."
For Tom Cherry, the precise place where loyalty to his dad ends and a larger obligation to society begins lies deep in the woods of East Texas, at the intersection of history and conscience, where the truth about a church bombing during the struggle for civil rights in the South may only now be coming to light.
This time of year, Yule find him hanging around East Texas: On lawns and roofs, he’s a Claus célèbre.
The shocking and sad story of the East Texas kids who beat a horse to death just for the thrill of it.
Cockfighting is probably cruel and certainly illegal, which are only two reasons that attract its aficionados.
Anybody who thinks Jones, Jones & Baldwin is just a trio of small-time, small-town attorneys is headed for big-time trouble.
A strip-mining company made her an offer she couldn’t refuse.