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"Having fun is in my blood"

Houston artist is remembered for vibrant paintings, gentle spirit and love of stray cats

By Joel Luks

Houston-based artist Van McFarland III died unexpectedly from a brain hemorrhage on Dec. 26, a day after celebrating Christmas with his family. He was 48 years old. Friends and loved ones will ...


Biggest Deaths of 2014

The biggest music deaths of 2014: Saying goodbye to icons and pioneers

By Bill Van Rysdam

“Music produces a kind of pleasure which human nature cannot do without.” – Confucius The end of the year approaching gives us a moment to pause and look back to the events of ...


Infamous Bike Killing Case

Bike justice? Hit-and-run killer found guilty, faces major prison time in infamous death of Whole Foods cyclist

By Elizabeth Rhodes

UPATE: On Thursday afternoon, Jurors sentenced Margaret Mayer to 15 years in prison Thursday for failing to stop and render aid after fatally injuring a bicyclist with her truck. --------- ...


Murder Stuns Restaurant World

Brutal murder of beloved restaurant figure shocks and leaves few answers: A dapper gentleman gone

By Eric Sandler

Houston Police are searching for clues in the murder of Joe Angel Ramos, a long-time fixture in Houston's restaurant community. Ramos's body was found Nov. 18  in the pond at Will ...


Medical Crisis

Texas Ebola death raises new questions and alarm: Did Thomas Eric Duncan ever have a real chance?

By Claire St. Amant

The first U.S. case of Ebola has ended in death. In a statement, Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital confirms that Dallas Ebola patient Thomas Eric Duncan died early Wednesday morning Duncan had ...


Crime In The City

Stabbing at luxury apartment complex after bar fight leaves one man dead

By Clifford Pugh

Houston police are investigating a stabbing death that occurred early Sunday morning at the posh West Ave Apartments, located on Kirby near Westheimer. According to an email statement sent to resid ...


High-Profile Bike Death

A bike death that won't be forgotten? High-profile case sees serious charges, a ghost bike & debate

By Elizabeth Rhodes

Bicyclists often charge that police and prosecutors don't do enough when one of their brethren is killed by a driver. In at least one high-profile case in Galveston, that's changing. A ...


Go-Kart Track Death

Questions linger in tragic go-kart track crash that left a 14-year-old Texas girl dead as family grieves

By Claire St. Amant

A 14-year-old Flower Mound girl killed in a single-person go-kart crash outside Texas Motor Speedway was laid to rest in a private memorial service on Saturday. Kierstin Eaddy was an experienc ...


Young Houston Actress Remembered

21-year-old actress who died mysteriously in Houston celebrated for her spirit in a moving memorial service

By Clifford Pugh

As a performer, Skye McCole Bartusiak thrilled audiences in such films as The Patriot and television shows like 24. But on Friday, in the shadow of a large wreath in the shape of a pink b ...


Crime

Stray bullet bedroom killing of Houston teen has police pleading for help as American dream dies in tragedy

By Ellen Goodacre

A stray bullet came flying through a Bellaire Boulevard area apartment window killing 16-year-old David Yac as he laid out his clothes for work.    Yac was hit in the head while in hi ...


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