Nov. 19, 1999

Volume 19, Number 12

features

Go, Girl! Go!

A father beams as her records his daughter's first season as a middle school football player.

BY PHILLIP SCHMANDT

Doing Sports the Craig Way

Mike Butts profiles sports stats man and voice of the Texas Longhorns, broadcaster Craig Way, of KVET's Sports Day and Fox Sports Southwest's High School Extra Live.

BY MIKE BUTTS

news

Grow and Prosper

With neighbors still reeling from 1990 expansion, Hyde Park Baptist plans another growth project.

BY ERICA C. BARNETT

Gasoline Alley

The proposed Longhorn Pipeline fuels debate because of its proximity to South Austin neighborhoods, schools, and Edwards Aquifer.

BY MIKE JASPER

Naked City

North American Properties pulls out of Triangle project; Charlie Jones of Middleman Music heads up New Year's Eve celebration downtown, Bernice Butler leaves her directors post at the ARA, Darlene Byrne runs for judges seat, Dawnna Dukes has an opponent.

BY AMY SMITH

Council Watch

Council considers issues ranging from the Seaholm Power Plant, to the Gotham condominium project, to Southpark Meadows.

BY JENNY STAFF JOHNSON

food

Tasty Twosomes

Wes Marshall lays out the laws of pairing food with wine at Thanksgiving and provides some recipe ideas.

BY WES MARSHALL

Food-o-File

Virginia B. Wood explains why she regrettably missed her reservation at the French Laundry in Yountville, California, and updates readers on local food events and restaurant changes.

BY VIRGINIA B. WOOD

Second Helpings: Gourmet Takeout

In this week's installment of the weekly dining guide Second Helpings, Rachel Feit covers the local gourmet take-out scene.

Food Reviews

music

Blow Harder

The use of horns in local rock & roll bands

BY CHRISTOPHER GRAY

Spinning Yarns

Tracing generations' worth of jazz and R&B history through the Texas Trumpets

BY JERRY RENSHAW

Dancing About Architecture

Bands seek out SXSW, SXSW searches for places to put them; the late (Liberty) Lunch gets later; plus all the news that gives us fits...

BY KEN LIECK

Live Shots

screens

Pauline Kael Remembers Sam Peckinpah

Pauline Kael discusses the myths surrounding the work of Sam Peckinpah in this excerpt from the monograph that accompanies the Peckinpah retrospective sponsored by the Austin Film Society.

BY MARJORIE BAUMGARTEN

Short Cuts

Upcoming events and workshops of interest to the Austin film community.

BY MARC SAVLOV

TV Eye

David E. Kelley is one of the most gifted and savvy television writers of the late Nineties : So why is he degenerating into Aaron Spelling?

BY BELINDA ACOSTA

Screens Reviews

Film Reviews

arts & culture

Wandering Preachers, Holy Fools

What best describes the modern playwright? Itinerant preacher? Holy fool? Several artists with an intimate knowledge of the playwriting life offer their views in this roundtable discussion.

BY ROBERT FAIRES

Articulations

The loss of the architects for the new Blanton Museum of Art; a home for the Rude Mechanicals.

BY ROBERT FAIRES

Arts Reviews

Spring Storm: Green Shoots Through a Frozen Crust

Robert Faires examines Artists Repertory of Texas' debut production, the world premiere of Tennessee Williams' Spring Storm

The Good Doctor: Chekhovian Longing

The State Theater Company production of The Good Doctor
columns

Page Two

The Hyde Park Baptist Church development may be legal, but it's wrong; and it's time for Statesman editor Rich Oppel to go.

BY NICK BARBARO

Postmarks

Readers respond to Zero Tolerance, the Longhorn Pipeline, and Being John Malkovich.

Public Notice

Buy Nothing Day? Public Notice tells what it knows about this annual international event while encouraging you through the rest of the column to buy lots of things (or at least donate the stuff you no longer use) for the less fortunate.

BY KATE X MESSER

After a Fashion

Alexander McQueen minces no words; and the flip side of good customer service.

BY STEPHEN MACMILLAN MOSER

Mr. Smarty Pants

I saw miles and miles of stuffed crust.

BY MR. SMARTY PANTS

Day Trips

Hard work is its own reward at Brazos de Dios, a community north of Waco.

BY GERALD E. MCLEOD

Coach's Corner

The Longhorns are back, and Austin media should be ashamed.

BY ANDY "COACH" COTTON

About AIDS

New studies show that teen girls are still ignorant about sexual health issues.

BY SANDY BARTLETT

Feedback

Letters to the editor, published daily
sports

Just Call Him "Coach"

Westlake senior Eli Kooris profiles the Westlake Chaparral football's legendary head coach, Ron Schroeder.

BY ELI KOORIS

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