Better training ahead

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A contract for a long-awaited Denton Fire Department training center is up for City Council approval on Jan. 10, almost a decade after the facility was initially designed.

Lake Dallas drivers weigh in

LAKE DALLAS — City officials in Lake Dallas took an out-of-the-box approach this week in prioritizing road repairs. Through an interactive exercise, they encouraged residents to list which city streets they believe are most in need of repair.

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Trump in high spirits as he returns to politicking

BATON ROUGE, La. — Appearing jovial and relaxed, Donald Trump plunged back into election politics Friday, a full month after he won the presidency, enthusiastically prodding Louisiana Republicans to turn out for today’s Senate runoff election and protect the party’s 52-48 margin in Washington.

Roof laughed during confession

Critics: Alabama execution shows sedative’s flaw

‘Apprentice’ producer credit remains

Conspiracy theorists: Pizza shop shooting was false flag

Driver of 18-wheeler that collided with train dies

The driver of the 18-wheeler that collided with a train in Sanger on Friday died about an hour after the accident, according to Carol Lawson, a spokeswoman for the Tarrant County Medical Examiner's Office. The office has not yet released his identity. Investigators have completed initial examinations, and they will not perform a full autopsy, she said. The office did order toxicology tests, which could take up to 90 days.  

Train drags 18-wheeler in Sanger

18-year-old who died after rollover accident identified

County floats penny cut in tax rate

Close-knit till the end

Firefighters respond to 5-alarm fire near Hickory Creek

HICKORY CREEK — No injuries were reported Thursday following a fire at a large storage facility in an unincorporated area near Hickory Creek.Luxury Motor Coach & Boat Storage, which consists of 38 units, is at 853 Main St. Each unit in the facility is designed to hold recreational vehicles, boats and motor homes.

Coyote Drive-In in Lewisville to open Friday night

Wreck has southbound I-35W closed just south of FM1171

Three die in single-car crash Sunday night

Precinct 2’s Ron Marchant on the mend

School bus in Ponder catches fire

A Ponder school bus with an unknown amount of passengers aboard caught fire this afternoon in the Longhorn Meadows mobile home park near Dish, according to witnesses. Witnesses said that everyone aboard the bus got out safely.

One dead, another seriously hurt in separate accidents on U.S. 380

County floats penny cut in tax rate

Home to be gifted to wounded warrior

Library on the way