C’Mya Garrett, a fifth-grader at Borman Elementary in Denton, preforms a long jump during a citywide elementary school track meet Tuesday afternoon at the University of North Texas’ Fouts Field.
A 25-year-old is in the intensive care unit of a local hospital with a self-inflicted gunshot wound, according to a police report.
For years, families of four missing Texas and Oklahoma women had no answers for what happened to their daughters. Then, the man behind their anguish suddenly began talking.
Public intoxication soon led to drug charges for a Denton man late Sunday afternoon, according to a police report.
On a cool, breezy Monday afternoon, Bryan Jones rolls down Mingo Road on a bike a friend gave him while towing by hand his 13-year-old mountain bike his mother gave him. Temperatures struggled to get out of the 50s on Monday as a cool front brought early-morning showers to North Texas. Sunny skies are expected the rest of the week, according to the National Weather Service, with highs in the mid-70s today and low 80s through Saturday.
Passengers receive help during the Denton County Transportation Authority’s mock disaster drill Sunday in Lewisville. The exercise — which simulated an A-train incident at Railroad Street and Bennett Lane — also involved the city of Lewisville, Medical Center of Lewisville, Lewisville police, and the Lewisville and Flower Mound fire departments.
Police responded to a call about a naked woman seen walking on Loop 288 and Elm Street at 11:55 p.m. Saturday.
A tornado watch has been issued by the National Weather Service for much of North Texas, including Denton County, until 10 p.m. today.
Denton city crews hoisted the new roof onto the water tower at McKenna Park on Thursday.
A Cooke County judge sent out a press release Thursday calling for a closer polling location for the Pilot Point ISD bond election.
Demolition work on the North Texas Boulevard bridge over Interstate 35E is set to begin at 8 p.m. today. Traffic will be permanently severed at that time.
It did not take long for one man to violate a protective order issued Wednesday, according to a police report.
Keith Medford has heard plenty of recruiting pitches from college coaches. As the only softball coach Guyer High School has ever had, Medford has had more than his fair share of players go on to play collegiately.
Denton County Election Administration officials are urging voters to carefully view the summary page before casting their ballots. Earlier this week, several residents in Lake Dallas complained to election officials that they received the wrong ballot.
A late-night blaze kept Denton firefighters busy Tuesday night. While most of the severe weather steered clear of Denton and Denton County, a lightning strike touched off a fire at Victor Technologies at 2800 Airport Road.