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Who's Texas?
The story of Texas history says a lot -- about the storytellers
"...Hispanics in Texas have rarely shown the sharp edges of the seemingly perpetual discord between whites and blacks. Yet..."

Sept. 6, 2002 News Feature by Lucius Lomax

Campus Carry and Open Carry Move Forward
Senate Bills 11 and 17 move to full Senate
"...– Senate Committee on State Affairs Chair Joan Huffman, R-Houston, noted that her prior silence on each issue shouldn’t..."

Feb. 13, 2015 News Post by Chase Hoffberger

The AggreGAYtor: September 19
What happened today in gay? Here’s your QILTBAG recap of queer news.
"...Texas Rangers step up to the plate, Houston police step into the bushes, and a Corpus Christi..."

Sept. 19, 2013 Qmmunity Post

Anthony Graves Update
Prosecutors with Texas Attorney General's office appeal federal district judge's order to release former death row inmate Anthony Graves on bail
"...Prosecutors with the Texas Attorney General's office have found a way to successfully keep former death..."

Nov. 17, 2006 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Barrientos on CD 25
Austin's state senator defends his endorsement of Leticia Hinojosa
"...point, and would return to it at the end of the conversation, underlining each word: "It was not an..."

Feb. 13, 2004 News Feature by Michael King

Classical Revival at the Blanton
The Art of the Deal
"...So what's all this about the University of Texas being a slow, confused bureaucracy? When UT..."

Aug. 25, 2000 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Smart Enough to Die
In 2002, the Supreme Court banned the death penalty for mentally retarded defendants. Still, Texas finds a way.
"...assaults, shootings, and, ultimately, in February 1998, the murder of a well-liked local fireman...."

April 19, 2013 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Keene Prize Winners Announced
Frances Ya-Chu Cowhig takes home $50,000 for her play Lidless
"...UT's Michener Center for Writers continues to dominate: Out of 58 submissions for the annual award, two Michener grads..."

July 24, 2009 Books Post by Kimberley Jones

Temporary Freedom for Anthony Graves?
Judge recommends Texas death row inmate Anthony Graves be released while awaiting retrial
"...released on $50,000 bail while awaiting retrial, reports the Houston Chronicle. The recommendation will go to U.S. District Judge..."

Oct. 13, 2006 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Otaku* Overload!!!
After Monster Island Studios sank, Austin's acting community and Houston animé giant A.D. Vision unleashed talent bent on vengeance and redemption (*otaku = animé geek)
"...Some of my earliest memories are of woefully dubbed English emanating..."

Dec. 2, 2005 Screens Feature by Marc Savlov

One Two Three Faw!
A brief history of Texas garage rock
"...dens, leaving the garage for the regulation two-cars-and-a-deep-freeze equipment of the suburbs. With one big exception, one I was..."

Dec. 27, 2002 Music Feature by Bill Bentley

Thirty Years on Location
An overview of the Texas Film Commission, which has been wedding film production and the state economy for 30 years.
"...government not working, but that has never been true of the Texas Film Commission. It's such good industry, filmmaking,..."

June 15, 2001 Screens Feature by Marc Savlov

Just Call Him "Coach"
Westlake senior Eli Kooris profiles the Westlake Chaparral football's legendary head coach, Ron Schroeder.
"...Dotted with ash juniper, limestone and an overpopulation of white-tail deer, Westlake Hills lies just outside of Austin..."

Nov. 19, 1999 Sports Feature by Eli Kooris

Ted Cruz, Julián Castro Lead Texas Tribune Festival Lineup
September politico fest draws 400 speakers
"...in one place? That’d be just the very tip of the iceberg of this year’s Texas Tribune Festival lineup...."

Aug. 1, 2019 News Post by Kimberley Jones

Recap: Foodways Texas Fourth Annual Symposium
Foodways Texas looks at agriculture through different lenses
"...a “Texas Spring Picnic” dinner provided by Molly McCook of Ellerbe Fine Foods in Fort Worth. The menu included..."

March 25, 2014 Food Post by Melanie Haupt

Life in Prison for Hemp
José Peña brought some roadside weeds home from Kansas. Cops decided it was reefer, and a Texas court sentenced him to life in prison – without the evidence. It took a decade for Peña to get back some of the pieces of his life.
"...José Peña was tired as he drove south toward Houston on the morning of Sept. 27, 1998. Following a..."

March 16, 2012 News Feature by Jordan Smith

15th Annual 'Austin Chronicle' Short Story Contest
The winners, the judges, and the reasons why
"...It's my fifth year of heading up this thing, and each one has begun..."

Feb. 9, 2007 Books Feature by Shawn Badgley

Soccer Watch
Good luck scoring World Cup tickets, the San Jose Earthquakes move to Houston, and more
"...Meanwhile, Stiftung Warentest, the German equivalent of our Consumer Reports, issued a report last week warning..."

Jan. 20, 2006 Sports Column by Nick Barbaro

Daniel Stern
"...not going to his high school graduation. "A friend of mine asked me if I wanted to make $75..."

Nov. 5, 1999 Books Feature by Roger Gathman

Articulations
Is That Another Raindrop?
"...almost never an isolated event. Shortly after the news of that breaks, another area arts organization will also undergo..."

July 30, 1999 Arts Column by Robert Faires

Getting Outside the Box
Will City Council decide to give job applicants with criminal records a "fair chance"?
"...the positive. The internship you spent getting your boss coffee gets described as "provided vital support to core members..."

Oct. 9, 2015 News Feature by Amy Kamp

sxsw: Daily Texan Reunion
Another year older, another year wiser
"...30. These are amazing accomplishments for many people, some of whom are starting to feel a little old (maybe)...."

March 16, 2011 SXSW Post by R.U. Steinberg

Quarterback Gilbert Transfers – Guess Where?
"...Garrett Gilbert played the biggest football game of his short life at last year's BCS Nation­al Championship..."

April 2, 2010 News Feature by the News Staff

AISD
Rejected by AISD, Community Education Partners blames an academic paper – and sues its author
"...District staff made a proposal to the district's board of trustees that it con­sider bringing in a private firm,..."

Oct. 2, 2009 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

Another 'Special Session'
Political series returns to PBS in February.
"...We knew something good had to come out of the Lege's return, aside from a bunch of dead..."

Jan. 24, 2007 News Post by Wells Dunbar

Naked City
Headlines and Happenings from Austin and Beyond
"...Quote of the Week "Congratulations to all of you on a..."

May 19, 2006 News Feature

Gov. OK's Death Row Reprieve
Four-month stay gives Frances Newton's lawyers time to review suspect evidence
"...Breaking with his tradition of turning a blind eye to matters of justice, Gov...."

Dec. 10, 2004 News Feature by Jordan Smith

God's Own Reps
"...the news last week, in D.C. and back home. Houston Congressman Tom DeLay got caught on tape at a..."

April 26, 2002 News Feature by Michael King

Life After Death
A new life for almost-forgotten author Mary Gavell
"...Mary Gavell became a published writer in the spring of 1967, several months after she died. The editors of..."

Aug. 31, 2001 Books Feature by Clay Smith

Texas Book Festival
Photos by John Anderson
"...seeing tourists having their photo taken in the back of the Governor's Mansion? Or was it the eeriness of..."

Nov. 17, 2000 Books Feature by Robin Bradford

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