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The State of Texas vs. Melissa
New documentary spotlight's the Lone Star State's death penalty fetish
"...“The State of Texas wants to kill me,” Melissa Lucio tells..."

Oct. 23, 2020 Movie Review by Sarah Marloff

Abortion Rights Lawsuit Filed Against State of Texas
"...reproductive rights advocates filed a federal lawsuit against the state of Texas on behalf of abortion providers across the..."

Oct. 4, 2013 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Chronicle Endorsements: State of Texas
Senate, House, State Board of Education, and more races
"...Rampant gerrymandering makes most Texas Senate seats so secure that endorsements are almost irrelevant...."

Oct. 21, 2016 News Feature

State of Texas Actions Shocking
"...in Graves Case,” News, Oct. 16] highlights the horror of Mr. Graves' situation – and seemingly endless and unsettling..."

Oct. 28, 2009 Postmarks

The State of Texas Children
New report indicates things are looking good for Travis County's children in the areas of education and premature death, but also lays out some troubling stats on poverty.
"...looking good for Travis County's children in the areas of education and premature death but also lays out some..."

Dec. 7, 2007 News Feature by Lee Nichols

The State of Texas: "Pro-life, Pro-guns, Anti-Obama"
"...candidate Bill White and the House delegation were wiped off the map. In 2014, it was déjà vu all..."

Nov. 7, 2014 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

The Eyes of Texas
The night my alma mater finally made sense
"...on the Railroad”), but as indoctrination, bright-eyed freshmen sectioned off to study “The Eyes of Texas” lyrics, prepping for..."

June 27, 2013 Music Post by Abby Johnston

Gov. Abbott Announces State of Disaster, Urges Texans Not to Hoard
Governor says more facilities will have testing capabilities soon
"...Flanked by Texas State Department of Health Services Commissioner Dr. John Hellerstedt..."

March 13, 2020 News Post by Margaret Nicklas

The Destruction of Texas Health Care
The GOP crusade against Planned Parenthood is devastating basic care for Texas women
"...Carole Belver, executive director of Community Action Inc. of Central Texas, spent Tues­day, Jan...."

Feb. 3, 2012 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Pecan Pie Named the State Pie of Texas
And we've got a recipe
"...by freshman Rep. Marsha Farney (R - Georgetown), the Texas House of Representatives today recognized pecan pie as the..."

April 3, 2013 Food Post by Virginia B. Wood

The Mayor's State of the City Is … Mixed
Adler touts city initiatives, decries “shadow” of state backlash
"...Mayor Steve Adler delivered a mixed but certainly subdued “State of the City” address Wednesday night at City Hall...."

April 18, 2019 News Post by Michael King

Sarah Eckhardt's State of the County Address Features Brags and Worries
The state of Travis County is strong, but challenges remain
"...Travis County Judge Sarah Eckhardt began her "State of the County" address in lighthearted fashion, looking backward..."

March 15, 2019 News Feature by Michael King

The State of Perry's Smile
Governor proposes less for arts, more for big business
"...opportunist, an unstoppable advocate for big business, and out of touch with economic reality. But before yesterday's State of..."

Feb. 9, 2011 News Post by Richard Whittaker

Day Trips: Statues of Texas Women
A list of Texas women who stand tall
"...Statues of Texas women are in short supply compared to likenesses..."

March 6, 2020 Column by Gerald E. McLeod

The Spirits of Texas
Texas spirits to keep your spirits up
"...Bert Butler "Tito" Beveridge II started the modern Texas liquor business with Tito's Handmade Vodka ($19), and folks..."

July 29, 2011 Food Feature by Wes Marshall

State of the City Address
As delivered by Mayor Lee Leffingwell today
"...Mayor Lee Leffingwell delivered his State of the City Address before the Real Estate Council..."

Feb. 2, 2010 News Post by Lee Nichols

Big, Bright Eyes of Texas
Celebrating the life of the bigger-than-life Ann Richards
"...Ann Richards spent a lifetime dispensing advice, often unsolicited and sometimes brutally honest, to family, friends, and..."

Sept. 15, 2006 News Feature by Amy Smith

Deep in the Heart (Of Texas)
"...heart. A valentine to the idea that everyone in Texas is a character with a tall tale to tell,..."

May 8, 1998 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Wholesale Beer Distributors of Texas Plan to Continue Their Antics
Proposed Flow Meter Bill could burden craft breweries
"...The small brewers and wholesale distributors of Texas went from business frenemies to pals when, about..."

March 7, 2019 Food Post by Eric Puga

The Czech Republic of Texas
The story behind the iconic photo and the iconic bakery that's in it
"...station chilidogs through a trucker's lower intestines. The capture of the ominous mushroom cloud looming over the Sonic Drive-In..."

April 18, 2013 Emergency Post by Kate X Messer

Big, Bright Eyes of Texas
Celebrating the life of the bigger-than-life Ann Richards
"...Ann Richards spent a lifetime dispensing advice, often unsolicited and sometimes brutally honest, to family, friends, and..."

Sept. 22, 2006 News Feature by Amy Smith

Episode 1 of The Tacos of Texas Is Now Live
PBS DocuSeries begins its taco travels in Austin
"...The Tacos of Texas – a documentary series based on the acclaimed..."

Sept. 25, 2018 Food Post by Nina Hernandez

The Growing State of Downtown
Downtown Austin Alliance releases status report on development
"...At an event dubbed the Future of Downtown held Tuesday afternoon at the Central Library, the..."

April 30, 2019 News Post by Austin Sanders

State of the City 2016
Mayor Steve Adler declares Austin “prosperous, strong … and cool”
"...There were no great surprises in the mayor’s “State of the City” address Tuesday night at Zachary Scott’s..."

Feb. 19, 2016 News Post by Michael King

Star of Texas Preview: Texas Has a New York State of Mind
Texecutioners can still derail the Gotham express
"...It's been a weekend of mixed fortunes for the Texas Rollergirls at the Star..."

July 22, 2012 Sports Post by Richard Whittaker

University of Texas' RTF Dept. Launches UT3D
Moody Foundation grant funds first-ever 3-D production curriculum
"...Further proof that 3-D movies are here to stay: The University..."

Feb. 28, 2013 Screens Post by Kimberley Jones

Mead in the Heart of Texas
Meridian Hive produces one honey of a drink
"...once and future beverage called mead, the ubiquitous tipple of medieval times and the liquid mainstay of many a..."

Oct. 10, 2014 Food Feature by Wayne Alan Brenner

Big Wonderful Thing: A History of Texas Lives Up to Its Title
Stephen Harrigan chronicles the Lone Star State’s last 500 years
"...A history of Texas is not something that should be entered into..."

Feb. 28, 2020 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Windmill State of Mind
A Q&A with the authors of a new book on the story behind Texas wind power
"...Wind power may seem to be the redheaded stepchild of Texas' energy portfolio, but it turns out to have..."

Aug. 23, 2013 News Feature by Nora Ankrum

Targeting Planned Parenthood, State Hurts Texas Women
Small fraction of women in need will get services
"...Austin's Downtown Planned Parenthood clinic has been shut out of federal pass-through funding used to serve thousands of local..."

Jan. 18, 2012 News Post by Jordan Smith

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