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Blistering report details dysfunction of the Daughters of the Republic of Texas at the Alamo

Another day, another unflinching news story by Scott Huddleston about the Alamo and its troubled caretaker, the Daughters of the Republic of Texas. Check out how Scott has carved out a unique beat by aggressively covering problems at the Shrine of Texas.

Alamo custodians oust two members

Yesterday I mentioned the clash that occurred in 1908 between Adina De Zavala and Clara Driscoll, both members of the Daughters of the Republic of Texas, the custodians of the Alamo. Zavala barricaded herself in the Long Barrack to ensure its preservation. Over the years, members of the nonprofit organization have at times disagreed about … Read more

Alamo caretakers discuss how to control ‘misinformation’

Express-News Reporter Scott Huddleston, who’s been covering the turmoil within the Daughters of the Republic of Texas, wrote a follow-up story about a discussion to prohibit the nonprofit’s employees from talking to the media — even after the employees no longer work for the group: Read more: How much did it cost to save the … Read more