Portrait of Courage: Sgt. Michael Smith

Wednesday, July 20, 20160285 Sgt. Michael Smith was described as a “Cop’s Cop.” Many officers may call others that, but it actually was what the Dallas Police Department bestowed on Sgt. Smith...

Portrait of Courage: Officer Brent Thompson

Wednesday, July 20, 20160324 Brent Thompson was such an authentic, constant hero to his family that his younger brother Darrell struggled to grasp the outside world’s outpouring of support and...

SLIDESHOW: Portraits of Courage

Wednesday, July 20, 2016067 The aftermath of a deadly shooting in downtown Dallas on July 7 left a city heartbroken as five police officers lost their lives when a lone gunman opened fire after a...

‘In your great mercy...give me answers’

Wednesday, July 20, 2016053 In Bishop Kevin J. Farrell’s homily from the July 9 Mass for Hope and Healing at the Cathedral Shrine of the Virgin of Guadalupe, the bishop asks that we all pray for...

In grief, a community finds unity

Monday, July 18, 2016079 It started with a single candle. Notes of encouragement, support and heartfelt condolences followed as did streamers, flowers, banners and balloons. A grieving city...