Traffic on the southbound lanes of Interstate 35E slows to a crawl Friday as vehicles head toward Dallas for this weekend’s Red River Showdown.
One of Denton’s FEMA teams made a “long-distance” call Thursday morning across the front lawn of the LaGrone Advanced Technology Complex. The call, which went 23,000 miles up to a satellite and back down, was a valuable demonstration for the students at LaGrone — and good practice for the grownups, too.
HOUSTON (AP) — Officials say Texas Southern University is on lockdown after two people were shot at a student housing complex.
A call about a fight led Denton police to a pair of uncooperative siblings and no arrests Wednesday afternoon.
A domestic disturbance led to a drug-related arrest of a Denton woman Tuesday night. Denton officers were sent to investigate a disturbance where, during the call, it appeared a man was about to fight a woman.
For months, volunteers have worked to fix them, but it could take years more before some areas around many North Texas lakes are repaired completely from record spring flooding.
Breast cancer patients depend on insurance and support systems to overcome the disease, and while breast cancer has a survival rate of more than 80 percent, the cost can be crippling for some. Connie Miller, a 52-year-old entrepreneur, lived alone on her Denton County ranch when she received the news that she had breast cancer.
Last year, when Carissa Latinen-Kniss found out that her mother, Sandra Latinen, was diagnosed with Stage 3.5 breast cancer, she thought to call only one person.
Officers responded to a domestic disturbance call Sunday afternoon in the 5200 block of Par Drive, where an 8-year-old boy said his father shot him in the elbow with an airsoft gun, according to a police report.
Someone stole a golf cart from an apartment complex in the 2100 block of Spencer Road sometime between 3 p.m. Friday and 12:30 a.m. Saturday.
First Baptist senior pastor Jeff Williams, Balfour Beatty construction project manager Damon Maldonado and representatives from various ministries of the church, including the children’s ministry, break ground during the ceremony celebrating the start of construction of a new preschool and children’s building and renovation of the north end of the church at First Baptist Church on Sunday.
Benny Parkey used to spend Sunday mornings drinking coffee on the back porch with his wife, Deborah. It was one of life’s little pleasures, the former Denton County sheriff says, and he enjoyed a number of them with his high school sweetheart, to whom he’d been married more than 40 years.