Denton band The Southpaw Preachers nominated for Dallas Observer Music Awards, plans first album

DENTON, TEX. — The Southpaw Preachers, which considers itself “dirty, gritty soul-funk,” has been nominated in the Best Jazz Act category for the Dallas Observer Music Awards 2016, along...

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Cracker Barrel bans All Scripture Baptist event after pastor spreads ‘hate’ and ‘divisiveness’

Cracker Barrel has prohibited a Tennessee pastor who doubles as a local county police detective, and his church, from hosting an event at one...
Witten the giraffe died at Dallas Zoo on Monday while undergoing a physical exam. (Twitter)

Jason Witten the giraffe dies at Dallas Zoo

Jason Witten -- a 1-year-old giraffe named after the Dallas Cowboys tight end -- died Monday while under anesthesia for a routine physical exam,...

Personal Essay: Lessons learned from my walk of shame

In the dark time shortly before Uber hit New York City suburbs, I was perched at the local watering hole I frequented. In retrospect,...