Continue reading Elizabeth Pauley retires after serving as TWU's first female police chief
Package deal: Bridges, Sebastian have Krum on brink of state berth
KRUM -- Morgan Sebastian playfully rolled her eyes when asked about Krum teammate Tristan Bridges' private pitching lessons. Not only does Bridges crave the extra work outside of regular practice, but she's more comfortable doing so with her longtime catcher behind the plate.
Blotter: Clerk reports stolen credit card machine
The report did not say whether the suspects fled the scene before police arrived. No arrests were made. 1000 block of Fulton Street — An electronic cigarette was stolen out of an 18-year-old woman's unlocked car on Tuesday while it was parked at Denton High School, according to a police report.
Baseball: Eagles ready to show off pitching depth in huge series
ARGYLE -- Throughout the postseason, Argyle baseball coach Ricky Griffin has lamented his inability to win a coin flip. Prior to last week's regional quarterfinal matchup with Bonham, he even let his players make the call. They lost, too, and then went on the field and won a one-game playoff in run-rule fashion.
Phillips: Denton County election systems were not vulnerable to tampering
City pushing to tune up streets by 2020
Bill could return power to Texas board of education
AUSTIN -- The often-combative Texas Board of Education would expand its ability to reject textbooks it doesn't like, rolling back limits that have been in place for more than two decades, under a proposal on the verge of clearing the state Legislature.
Budget office set to release report on House GOP health bill
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Keeping former President Barack Obama's health care law is "completely unacceptable and totally unsustainable," the Senate's top Republican said Wednesday as the two parties braced for a Congressional Budget Office report on a House-passed bill overhauling that statute.
Hunt begins for 12th juror in Bill Cosby’s sex assault trial
Storms damage planes, hangars at Denton Enterprise Airport
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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.
New online service connects volunteers with kids in need
An online service that connects volunteers to local child protective services caseworkers has launched in Denton County, thanks to six Denton churches.
Voucher standoff could doom school finance improvements
The Texas House on Wednesday rejected the Senate's effort to scale back an ambitious, $1.6 billion school funding plan and tack on a limited school voucher program.
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.
Toll ramps to and from Sam Rayburn Tollway now open
Drivers entering or exiting the Sam Rayburn Tollway from or onto Interstate 35E in Lewisville will now have to pay a toll. The charges associated with taking the ramps and using the TEXpress lanes went into effect on Friday.