After a member of the Church of Wells abruptly left the group (which may or may not be a cult), many held out hope. A week later she went back, and the church’s elders are eager to explain why.Previously: Sinners in the Hands
The Bandidos, Texas’s biggest motorcycle gang, say goodbye to one of their own.
A doctor loses the woman of his dreams and hires a broke friend to help get her back. The plan is to prank her new boyfriend. Today, they’re in jail for murder.Previously: The Longform Guide to Skip Hollandsworth
The love story behind the battle over gay marriage in Texas.
Mel and Norma Gabler of Longview, Texas, want to tell your children what to learn in school.
The rise and murderous fall of the Harkey family, the scions of a pecan dynasty.
The life of Reverend Charles Moore, who died by self-immolation in the parking lot of a Texas strip mall.
Inside the political battle over reproductive rights in Texas.
A profile of Michelle Lyons, who viewed 278 executions as both a local reporter and a spokesperson for the Texas Department of Criminal Justice.