Rough Patch

Our Rough Patch series was an in-depth look at how the plunging oil prices of 2016 reversed fortunes across Texas.

Perryton Herald

At the Top of Texas, Town Offers Lessons In Oil Bust Survival

Nearly three decades ago, Perryton's town-wide celebration for $20-per-barrel oil made news across the country, delivering a hopeful message to those mired in an oil bust. The Panhandle town faces a modern day oil bust, but residents are sure they'll stay on the map.

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