Motor sports: High-flying Stadium Super Trucks make Denton County debut
Robby Gordon's high-flying Speed Energy Stadium Super Trucks are the opening and closing act for Saturday night's Indy car race at Texas Motor Speedway, and Race 1 featured big air, trucks stuck on walls and a little payback.
Motor sports: Johnson tames repaved track for seventh TMS victory
Motor sports: Cup drivers set for 500 miles on repaved TMS
Indy 500 champ surprises Ryan High educator
Indy 500 champion Takuma Sato surprised Karen Guenther — Ryan High School's campus testing coordinator and an avid racing fan — by dropping in and speaking at a faculty meeting.
Ben Baby: Florence following in father’s footsteps
In 20 years as a head coach at Ryan and Cooper, Florence racked up two state championships, 39 playoff wins at Ryan, an overall record of 205-53 and a gameday diet consisting of Dr Pepper and a Snickers bar.
Women's rowing: Argyle’s Walker realizes Division I dream with Longhorns
Walker said the thing she enjoys most about the sport is the teammates she’s acquired — a group of people with whom to go to football games, have dinner and chase conference championships. “It’s a really close group of people that become your family because you’re going all the time, and no one else really understands how painful rowing is unless they’ve done it,” Walker said. “[Other people] kind of understand, but no one really understands exactly what you’re going through...
Personal profile: Ian Micheal Sharar
The four guests at my fantasy dinner party would be: George Lucas, Darren Aronofsky, James Cameron and Matt Libatique.
Lynn Sheffield Simmons: Denton Dental Mission announces new partnership
The Denton Dental Mission at 1010 N. Elm St. held an open house recently to acquaint visitors with the updated facility and to learn how a new partnership with Vision Ministries of Denton Bible Church and First Refuge Ministries of First Baptist Church will provide free dental care for those in need.
Sunday, Aug. 24 Calendar
Denton Lions Club meets at 6 p. m. on the second and fourth Mondays of the month at the Smokehouse, 1123 Fort Worth Drive. Call 940-497-3989.