Planting hate

Posted on 19 Dec 2014 at 7:15am

An Arizona man moved to Fort Worth, declared he’s a pastor and posted a video he calls a sermon saying gays should be killed DAVID TAFFET  |  Staff Writer Donnie Romero recently moved to Fort Worth after being ordained by Arizona preacher Steven Anderson, who made national news on World AIDS Day when he released […]

New Fort Worth Councilwoman Ann Zadeh sworn in

Posted on 15 Jul 2014 at 8:57pm

Ann Zadeh was sworn in as Fort Worth’s new councilwoman for District 9 at Tuesday night’s council meeting. After winning a special election in June to replace former councilman Joel Burns, Zadeh told the Star-Telegram she’s ready to “go back through this thick notebook I have been compiling from neighborhoods to make sure nothing falls […]

Tarrant Pride to honor Anable posthumously

Posted on 14 Sep 2012 at 1:50pm

Fairness Fort Worth leader who died in August among grand marshals of 31st annual parade, which travels through downtown again this year DAVID TAFFET  |  Staff Writer FORT WORTH — The late Tom Anable and a  lesbian couple from Arlington who recently were victims of a hate crime will be among the grand marshals for […]

COVER STORY: Making a transition in Cowtown

Posted on 17 Aug 2012 at 9:15am

New transgender support group is latest sign city’s LGBT community has come of age   ANNA WAUGH  |  Staff Writer FORT WORTH — Seated in comfy chairs amid dim lights and the scent of cocoa beans at a small coffee shop, a small group shares intimate stories about growing up and being transgender. The stories range […]

Tarrant Pride fundraising kicks into high gear

Posted on 11 Aug 2011 at 7:22pm

PRIDE 2010 | The Rev. Carol West was one of the grand marshalls for the 2010 Tarrant Pride Parade. TCGPWA still about $15,000 short of goal to pay for picnic, 30th annual parade set for downtown DAVID TAFFET  |  Staff Writer FORT WORTH — With less than two months to go until the 30th […]