Dr. Phil interviews death row inmate Rodney Reed Posted in: Opinions Dr. Phillip McGraw came to Elgin shortly after the turn of the century and created a stramash among residents, but pulled off the visit by stressing health and weight control. This past week, Dr. Phil did a good turn for Bastrop County by interviewing a death row inmate and presenting valid authorities regarding the case. Thursday and Friday he aired an exclusive documentary regarding Bastrop County native Rodney Reed. Dr. Phil presented the facts—that many Elginites read in the Elgin Courier in December of 2014 (see ‘Is an Innocent Man on Death Row’)—that show reasonable doubt Reed could have killed Stacey Stites.PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!