Fire destroyed a lakeside home Tuesday morning in one of the largest blazes the Lake Cities Fire Department has battled in recent years. Neither the family inside nor any firefighters were hurt. More than 100 firefighters from 11 agencies responded.
Workers were out Monday in the 1600 block of Buena Vista Drive in southwest Denton spraying to reduce mosquito populations in the area. The spraying came only two days after officials with the city went door to door asking residents in the area for permission to spray on their property. City officials say a Denton resident tested positive for Zika after traveling to Puerto Rico recently.
Denton residents got dolled up and rocked Sunday night away at Harvest House for a warm cause, despite the hot weather. Denton Friends with Benefits and Harvest House organized the Keep Denton Warm Sock...
Police responded to a call in the 2700 block of West University Drive at 2:44 a.m. Sunday after a woman reported being attacked by her ex-boyfriend and requested medical services.
Downtown drivers have claimed that the Queenie’s Steakhouse valet stand, which sits upon two public parking spots on East Hickory Street, unnecessarily hinders available parking and valets contracted by the restaurant have been verbally abusive to them.
A 23-year-old man attempted to choke a 21-year-old woman at 2:37 a.m. Saturday at a residence in the 2000 block of Colorado Boulevard, according to a police report.
Officers arrested one man and are looking for several others in connection with a public intoxication incident at a gas station in the 700 block of Fort Worth Drive.
JUSTIN — Don’t fret, Bengals fans. Good things are on the horizon. I realize that’s easy to say — or in this case, write — for a guy who sits up in the press box each week chomping on hot dogs while keeping stats and second guessing coaches for their play calling. I get that I’m not in the stands with you.
Despite an uptick in statewide numbers, the percentage of Denton County students who have opted out of vaccinations for non-medical reasons took a slight dip last year.
A trial date has been set for Stephen Scott, a Dallas man facing a felony charge of capital murder of multiple persons in connection with the death of his parents earlier this year.
A clerk at the Howdy Doody convenience store in the 1600 block of Scripture Street reported to Denton police Wednesday that he was robbed at gunpoint.
The Texas Woman’s University volleyball team will compete in its season-opening tournament at home next week, despite eight of their players being hospitalized over the weekend.
Matt Black, in yellow, and Roy Warren Lunt finish painting the name on the Martin Luther King Jr. Pedestrian Bridge over Loop 288 on Tuesday in Denton. For a time, city leaders considered renaming Morse Street or Loop 288 for King before settling for the bridge due to roadblocks with the other options, former Denton City Council member Charlye Heggins told the Denton Record-Chronicle in 2012.