Construction continues on southbound I-35E over Lewisville Lake

David Minton/DRC
It has taken ingenuity, hard work and a lot of man hours, but the structure running alongside Interstate 35E and over Lewisville Lake is starting to look like a bridge.

Perry renews disaster proclamation

Gov. Rick Perry on Tuesday renewed the state’s disaster proclamation for exceptional drought conditions. The authorization allows the governor to use all available resources of state government to cope with a disaster. He can also temporarily reassign resources, personnel or functions of state executive departments and agencies as well as commandeer or use any private property to cope with a disaster.

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All bundled up

This week, we offer holiday gift suggestions for movie lovers. Which is everyone. We mix in some new with some old and maybe even something that might appeal to you.

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Final ‘celebration’

DVD review: Masterwork remastered

Briefly in the arts

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Open, open, open

The biggest weekend for shopping is just around the corner. Businesses across Denton are preparing with specials and extended hours to kick off the holiday shopping season, many beginning on Thanksgiving evening.

Kim Phillips: Be still and count your blessings

Briefly in business

Scott Burns: Factor in contentment when planning for retirement

Denton jobless rate less than 4 percent


Calorie count to appear with many foods

WASHINGTON — Diners will soon know how many calories are in that bacon cheeseburger at a chain restaurant, the pasta salad in the supermarket salad bar and even that buttery tub of popcorn at the movie theater.

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Two Denton hospitals receive top ratings

Flu shots on the rise in Denton County

Taking on Ebola fears with facts