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Elizabeth Pauley retires after serving as TWU's first female police chief
When Elizabeth Pauley was hired in 1996 as a police officer for Texas Woman's University, she was determined to stay in the position. That changed in 2012, when she became TWU's first female police chief. At 66 years old, Pauley retired this month and had a formal going away ceremony Wednesday.
Marijuana extract helps some kids with epilepsy, study says
A medicine made from marijuana, without the stuff that gives a high, cut seizures in kids with a severe form of epilepsy in a study that strengthens the case for more research into pot's possible health benefits.
Denton school board contemplates tax ratification election
If an election is called, voters would be asked to approve an increase in the district's maintenance and operations tax rate, bringing it from $1.04 per $100 valuation to $1.06. The tax money goes into the district's operating budget that pays for salaries, supplies and other daily expenditures.
Time change for Saturday's candidate forum
Blotter: Clerk reports stolen credit card machine
Texas voucher clash kills sweeping school finance fix
AUSTIN-- A standoff between Texas' Republican-majority House and Senate over a modest school voucher program has killed a bipartisan, $1.6 billion plan to begin overhauling the troubled way the state pays for public education.
How food stamp cuts could ripple through the economy
A proposal to curtail the nation's food stamp program would pinch families struggling to pay for groceries and ripple through other areas of the economy, including supermarkets and discounters, as people shuffle their budgets.
Analysts: Republican health care policies to hurt poor, elderly
Militants besiege Philippine city
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Package deal: Bridges, Sebastian have Krum on brink of state berth
Baseball: Eagles ready to show off pitching depth in huge series
She's not in Kansas anymore, but that hasn't hampered UNT jumper Eckels
Boys golf: Argyle claims third straight state title by 13 strokes
Football: Family considerations behind Mose's decision to sign with UNT
Letters to the editor, May 25
This rural safeguard is available to health care agencies delivering care to seniors in remote areas, which costs more because of higher transportation and staffing costs.
Derelict ship: Latest 'Pirates' hits rocks
Wave the Jolly Roger. Latest 'Pirates of the Caribbean' movie overstays the franchise's welcome.
We’re Denton Dammit
We're Denton Dammit
Dylanfest returns for annual engagement
Tex Zimmerman and His All-Star Revue perform the ninth annual Dylanfest this weekend with the customary Sunday gospel concert and the main show on Memorial Day at Dan's Silverleaf.
Children’s theater program takes on fabled trickster
Reynard the Fox is a fable for any time, and as such feels like it was made for us.
Eventful summer: UNT hosts camps for teens
Attorney pens guide to estate planning
Don’t spend time dreading the week ahead — some tips to find sun in those clouds
The clock strikes 3 p.m. on Sunday and it begins. That creeping anxiety about all the things you didn't get done over the weekend, and all the things you have to do on Monday. It makes you snap at your spouse and growl at your kids.