On a frigid Sunday evening, Daniel Hopkins and his girlfriend pasture his sorrel quarter horse, crank the heater in his Astro van and set off with a load of five children for his house in Shepherd. Hopkins is rolling down the blacktop and crossing the divided lanes of U.S. 59, a fast stretch of dark, rural freeway, when he fails to see a packed Grand... More >>>
Cindi Nicklas, a Shepherd Volunteer Fire Department
first responder, says she has seen GoldStar botch
responses to several accidents, including her own.