Gene and Julie Start Cooking, KKDA Lost Soul and Ron Chapman Goes Strokin’

Dallas radio started 2013 with changes to the neighborhood. KVIL’s morning team, Gene and Julie, are off the air and putting their noggins together for a new restaurant (Nancy will no doubt have deets in the days ahead). KKDA’s R&B sound and Willis Johnson have been replaced by a Korean-format, thanks to the sale of […]

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Museum Tower-Nasher Sculpture Center Situation Provides Grist for Mill of Halloween Costumes

In addition to the Klyde Warren Park  opening festivities over the weekend, Halloween was being celebrated early in Uptown and all over town. At Saturday’s 7th Annual Dallas Bones Bash Gala benefiting the Arthritis Foundation at the Fairmont, imagination was let loose. Emma Nichols came as the New Jersey Tanning Bed mom, Kevan Wong and […]

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12-Year-Old Jackie Evancho Sang for Everyone’s Supper at Klyde Warren Park Donor Dinner

Despite causing a traffic jam around downtown Dallas last night, the Klyde Warren Park donor dinner was a hit. Stilettos were left at home and flats were making the rounds. Everywhere you looked there were power types like Mayor Mike Rawlings, Margaret McDermott, Ross Perots Jr. and Sr., Ebby Halliday, Elaine Agather, Owen Wilson and […]

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Pete Sessions Marries Karen Diebel

Texas Rep./National Republican Congressional Committee Chair Pete Sessions got hitched Saturday to Karen Diebel, who’s no newcomer to the political arena. In addition to unsuccessfully running for Congress in Florida in 2010, she recently dropped out of the race for the new Florida 26th District election. Instead of taking his girlfriend to a movie, Pete […]

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WFAA’s Debbie Denmon Has Left the Building

Uncle Barky is reporting that yesterday WFAA news director Carolyn Mungo notified co-anchor Debbie Denmon that her contract  would not be renewed. Debbie announced on her Facebook page, “So effective immediately, today is my last day with the station.” It shouldn’t be a huge surprise since the relationship has been as touchy as Katie Holmes […]

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Matthew McConaughey Tents up for his Wedding Today

Word is making the rounds in Austin that Bernie co-star Matthew McConaughey and his fiancé Brazilian model Camila Alves have literally set up camp with 42 air-conditioned tents in their backyard for guests to spend the weekend. The occasion? They are getting married today. For their honeymoon, the alleged newlyweds will be at the Rangers […]

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