That high-speed rail line between Dallas and Houston now in the early planning stages can't get here soon enough for fans of Taylor Swift, who this morning announced that next year's world tour behind her brand-new album 1989 will include just about every major city in the continental U.S. except th ... More >>
This Sunday night at the stroke of 11:59 p.m., the Houston Livestock Show & Rodeo will announce its 2014 lineup, this year's model of arguably the biggest three-week assortment of top-drawer entertainer talent anywhere in the nation -- or even the world. Each year it strives to engage its increasing ... More >>
Mayor Stephone Taylor IS the lawnmower manA former small-town Texas official's crime spree may have finally come to an end: Former Anahuac City Administrator Stephone Taylor, currently the mayor of Ringgold, Louisiana, has "pleaded no contest in Anahuac, Texas, to theft by a public servant." Cha ... More >>
I See Hawks in L.A. are perennial roots-rock favorites in Southern California. Their Shoulda Been Gold 2001-2009 compilation on new Collector's Choice Americana imprint American Beat Records drops today and covers some of their most well known work like "Humboldt," one of the best odes to the sweet ... More >>
Tracks and breeders struggle as attendance declines
Mmm...fine Louisiana cuisine The people who live in northeast Louisiana are a proud bunch, especially when it comes to food. They just sent out an e-mail blast inviting food and travel writers to come along for a guided tour of the region’s delicacies. “As a travel writer/editor, I am sure yo ... More >>
Bart Sipriano's well dried up four days after Ozarka started pumpin massive amount of water nearby. Under the state's archaic "rule of capture," the East Texan has no right to complain.