Dave Montgomery writes for the Fort Worth Star-Telegram and The (Biloxi, Miss.) Sun Herald. He was the Star-Telegram's Washington bureau chief 1981-1993. Senior editor for news in Fort Worth, 1993-1998. Knight Ridder Moscow correspondent, 1998-2002. Dispatched to Saudi Arabia several times 2003-2005 to cover terrorism. Dallas Times Herald, 1968-1981, including eight years as state capital bureau chief in Austin. Odessa (Texas) American, 1966-1968. Graduate of the University of Missouri.