Proactive, not reactive

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Although Lee Howell is the Denton police chief, he acknowledged that even he gets nervous when he hears a siren and sees flashing lights in his rearview mirror.

Experience pushes Martinez

There was once a time when Dorothy Martinez couldn’t let her children walk to school alone, she said.

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Opening a tuba tradition

It took a handful of decades and the suggestion of a middle school tuba student to create Denton’s Tuba Christmas.

DVD reviews: Sleight of heart

Jim Stodola: Take some flying tips from ‘Captain Cowboy’

Message of dignity

Evening with Ellen

Kim Phillips: Jostling can help improve scenery

Now that we have decked the halls of our home for the holidays, I enjoy looking at the decorations, especially the snow globes. Our daughter collected them for many years, so we have quite a few. Each globe holds a peaceful scene.

Scott Burns: Calculator useful for figuring odds

Peterbilt plans expansion

Eatery and pub set for Square

New bar and venue coming to downtown

State gets bump in health rankings

Texans are improving their health. The state has seen major improvements this year in smoking, child immunizations and mental health, according to data gathered by United Health Foundation.

Health care foundation gives $224,000 in grants

There’s still time for flu vaccines

Presbyterian hospital slates free flu shots

Calorie count to appear with many foods