DALLAS — University of North Texas officials project that the school will have a $12 million surplus in fiscal year 2015, the first surplus at the university in recent years.
Denton’s North Branch Library will offer a documentary filmmaking workshop for youths ages 11-18 in three sessions next month.
An arrest on past warrants led to a new charge for one Denton man. After police made a traffic stop in the 1100 block of Teasley Lane on Saturday evening, the driver was found to have outstanding warrants for his arrest. After he was arrested, a small bag of a substance determined to be methamphetamine was found in his pocket, according to a police report.
Warrants have been issued for these people, according to Denton police officials. If you see any of these people, call 911. You can also leave anonymous tips on the Denton Police Department’s Facebook page or by using Tip411. Denton County Crime Stoppers will pay up to $1,000 for information that leads to the arrest of Denton’s Most Wanted.
Four men are in custody after fleeing a residence they attempted to rob Friday morning, officials said.
Denton is a product that sells. Our team at the Denton Convention and Visitors Bureau knows this intimately as our purpose for existing is to do exactly that. And it is a job about which we are passionate. I believe we have one of the best CVB teams in Texas, and having a great product to market is absolutely our strongest asset.
Brian Hall is contracted by the town of Argyle to handle the animal control duties and recently said, “I have not had the amount of snake calls this year as I have in the past.”
A 55-year-old man was jailed Thursday after he was accused of shoplifting, police said.
Three Denton County school districts are trying to find new superintendents this summer as the school year rapidly approaches. Aubrey, Little Elm and Pilot Point are among 42 Texas school districts with superintendent vacancies, according to TexasISD.com. The website is a source of school news for educators.
A Denton officer was punched in the chest by a man at a local medical facility, according to police reports. Police said the incident began after a man called into police shortly after 6:30 p.m. Wednesday. When officers arrived, the man, who was incoherent, agreed to be transported to a medical facility on Scripture Street. While in the waiting room, the man questioned why the officer was holding his identification.
A 38-year-old Denton man is claiming he was a victim of police brutality, and now he wants justice served. Jason Wayne Bishop was picked up early Saturday in the 100 block of Avenue A on suspicion of public intoxication, a Class C misdemeanor, Denton police said. During the booking process, Bishop began to be uncooperative and was forced to the ground by jailer Darius Porter, who has since been placed on administrative leave, police said.
A ray of sunshine is what it takes to fuel one Liberty Christian School team. On Wednesday, 11 students from the Argyle school hit the road bound for Austin as participants in the 21st annual high school Solar Car Challenge.
Texas Roadhouse restaurants in the area will participate in the Tip a Cop event today.
Roadway construction along northbound Interstate 35E in Corinth on Tuesday night was a factor in a major accident that left one person hospitalized, police said.
LAKE DALLAS — Rafael Ferrer took a moment to adjust his glasses, which had slipped down his nose a little in the noonday heat as he pumped more gas into the tank of his compact car. Ferrer saw the big numbers in the red-light display from the freeway as he headed into work Monday morning: $3.15 a gallon.
A 47-year-old man was charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon after he struck another man multiple times with an ax handle, Denton police said.
From tips for creating a website to learning Google basics and from using 3D printers and pens to building a social media presence, the fifth annual Lone Star Technology in Action conference offers something for educators and local residents alike.
Construction workers closed Hickory street at Bell Avenue Monday . Hickory will be closed from Bell to Railroad avenues until Aug. 21 as crews install a new sewer line — part of Hickory's "grand street" reconstruction.
Kierstin Eaddy met everything with passion. She had a passion for track and field, Girl Scouts, horses and helping others. The Flower Mound teenager also had a passion for racing go-karts and was thrilled to participate in a timed race sponsored by the Sports Car Club of America at Texas Motor Speedway this past weekend.
The Colony police booked a 41-year-old man into the Denton County Jail at about 4 a.m. Saturday on four counts of failure to pay tolls.