Thursday Jul 17
Dome memories: Time for the Fort Worth convention arena to go
The scene of 1970s sellout rock concerts, but forever an awful sports arena, the saucer-like downtown dome will be junked as soon as the city and donors can afford a new Cultural District events center.
Answers on link between injection wells and quakes
States where hydraulic fracturing is taking place have seen a surge in earthquake activity, raising suspicions that the unconventional drilling method could be to blame, especially the wells where the industry disposes of its wastewater.
Growing Debate over Connection Between Hydraulic Fracturing and Earthquakes
The debate over the possibility of a link between hydraulic fracturing and earthquakes has been around for years.
Dallas Morning News
Fracking interests are big donors to Texas regulators
Two members of the state panel that regulates oil and natural gas drilling received more than $70,000 in campaign contributions from individuals and political action committees associated with injection well operators near Azle, the Fort Worth suburb rattled by earthquakes that scientists say could be caused by such wells.
Wise County Messenger Online
13-year-old boy shot in South Wise
A 13-year-old boy was flown from a gas station in Briar to a Metroplex hospital Tuesday afternoon after sustaining a gunshot wound to the abdomen.The incident is still under investigation, but it appears to be accidental, according to Wise County Sheriff David Walker.It occurred at a home in the 100 block of County Road 4764 in Briar.