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Luke McCown’s soft side

Luke McCown’s soft side

Click here to view images Writer: TAMRA BOLTON and Photographer // Sept.-Oct. 2014 Keeping up with Luke and Katy McCown is a bit like trying to catch a speeding train.  Between raising and homeschooling six children and meeting the demands of ...

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Make ‘em scream

Make ‘em scream

Click here to view images  Writer: DANNY MOGLE  //  Photographer: HERB NYGREN JR.  //  Sept.-Oct. 2014  Spooky things freak me out. That’s why I didn’t like it one bit when I opened the door to the rusty old building housing the ...

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Back on track

Back on track

Click here to view images Writer:  CORY MCCOY  //  Photographers: SARAH A. MILLER, HERB NYGREN JR.  // Sept-Oct 2014 For as long as 19-year-old Kalley Fiedler can remember, she’s spent nearly every Saturday night listening to the roar of engines flying ...

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The show goes on at Select Theater

The show goes on at Select Theater

Click here to view images Writer: AMANDA MAIN  //  Photographer: HERB NYGREN JR.  //  Sept.-Oct. 2014 Changing times and technology are no match for the 94-year-old Select Theater in Mineola. The historical landmark is thriving thanks to the community that cherishes ...

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All aboard the Texas State Railroad

All aboard the Texas State Railroad

click image to view gallery Writer:  HUGH NEELD  //  Photographer: HERB NYGREN JR. and Courtesy Steam hangs in the air as smoke rolls skyward from the smokestack. A cast iron bell clangs loudly and a shrill whistle pierces the air. ...

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How the Pulpwood Queen got her mojo back

How the Pulpwood Queen got her mojo back

 Writer and photographer: TAMRA BOLTON  //  July/Aug. 2014 Several months ago, Kathy Murphy, aka The Pulpwood Queen, fell down the proverbial rabbit hole. And just like Alice in “Alice in Wonderland,” she went through scary and unexpected adventures. She has emerged ...

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East Texas Oil Boom

East Texas Oil Boom

click image to view gallery Two Men are Saving Kilgore’s Vanishing Oil-Gusher Heritage Introduction by DANNY MOGLE // Story by TERRY STEMBRIDGE and CALEB PIRTLE III  // July/Aug. 2014 Photos Courtesy Kilgore Historical Preservation Foundation Intoduction …. It’s been said that ...

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Lights, Camera, Shreveport

Lights, Camera, Shreveport

May/June 2013 Writer:   DANNY MOGLE   //    Photographs: Courtesy In one of the heart-pounding moments of last year’s action thriller “Olympus Has Fallen,” evil North Korean terrorists storm the White House. In the battle-to-the-death showdown with federal agents, ...

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Poker Sharks

Poker Sharks

Writer:   SEAN CHAFFIN   //     Photography: Courtesy Slot machines chirp as drowsy-eyed poker players at the World Series of Poker-Circuit tournament riffle chips and scan their cards. On this night in Choctaw Casino (Durant, Oklahoma) Tyler Morris is battling ...

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