Brock 50th Anniversary
Brock celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a family gathering at TrailDust Steakhouse. The couple married April 8, 1961.
Cowles 65th Anniversary
Colonel from the United States Air Force after 33 years and served in three Wars: Korea, WWII, and Vietnam. He retired for a year, then taught 6th grade Math at Newton Rayzor Elementary School for 10 years.
The Denton County commissioners on Monday turned down a request for an on-campus absentee polling site at the University of North Texas, saying the deadline has passed for submission of such requests to the U. S. Justice Department.
Ray Sasser: Get a dog, avoid snakes
Details about the event are at You can register by contacting club vice president Andy Gerdes at agerdes39@yahoo. com or 972-539-3563. Aug. 3-7 — 77th annual Texas International Fishing Tournament, Port Isabel and South Padre Island. Visit . Aug. 5-7 — Texas Trophy Hunters Association’s Hunters Extravaganza at the Fort Worth Convention Center, 1201 Houston St. in Fort Worth. Visit . Aug. 15 — New hunting and fishing licenses go on sale at more than 2,000 vendors throughout the state and...
Letters to the editor, August 3
My heart still supports Bernie Sanders and in a non-swing state like Texas I could vote for a third-party candidate who better reflects those values like the Green Party’s Jill Stein without jeopardizing an electoral loss for Clinton in Texas.
Hire independent city auditor
Some people who favor hiring a new city auditor say the City Council is violating a Denton City Charter requirement by leaving the position vacant. Section 6. 04 of the city charter says, “The city auditor shall be appointed by the council and shall serve at the pleasure of the council, and shall perform such auditing duties as may be assigned from time to time by the council, or by the city manager at the direction of the council.