AUSTIN — Texas could be the epicenter for the nation’s next major fight over stricter requirements for immunizations as rates of schoolchildren who refuse shots for non-medical reasons climb in America’s second-largest state.
Authorities said firefighters are battling a one-alarm fire at a Denton hair salon Thursday morning.
City workers remove bushes Wednesday from a sidewalk area at the corner of Locust and Hickory streets in downtown Denton before filling the space with concrete. Workers pulled up hawthorn bushes, planters and irrigation systems damaged by cars and trucks that frequently miss the corners.
People may no longer hold their cellphones while driving in Denton. After more than nine months of debate and compromises, the Denton City Council agreed 6-1 to ban drivers from using handheld devices behind the wheel.
Chris Murray, a Frisco police recruit who died last Thursday after collapsing during a physical exam at the Denton Police Academy, completed the same type of cardio and weight exercises as other recruits, according to Denton police Sgt. Keith Olson.
A 28-year-old Denton man has been charged with aggravated assault with a weapon after police initially charged him with unlawful restraint following a Monday evening standoff with police in the 3200 block of Wagon Trail Drive.
Officials from Denton ISD and the city of Denton sat down Monday morning for their annual joint meeting where they discussed issues that overlap between the two organizations. Much of the discussion centered on the state’s 85th legislative session, which gets underway in January.
The Denton Police Department's tactical unit is investigating a man who has barricaded himself inside a home with a rifle in the 3200 block of Wagon Trail Drive, according to police. Police do not know if anyone else is in the home, and they could not provide specific identifying information for the man or the weapon.
A man reported his 2000 GMC Sierra truck stolen Saturday morning in the 1900 block of Paisley Street.
Let’s step into the world of a modern-day high-tech entrepreneur who became a millionaire off unsuspecting suckers, not once but twice. But as good as he was, he was also bad. He was tagged by the Federal Trade Commission, not once but twice, 10 years apart on two different kinds of computer schemes.
OAKLAND, Calif. — Firefighters struggled to get to bodies in the rubble Saturday after a fire tore through a converted Oakland warehouse during a late-night electronic music party, killing at least nine people and making the charred structure unsafe for emergency crews to enter. Officials said at least two dozen more were missing in the rubble of the building.
Officers discovered 29 nitrous-oxide “whippet” canisters and less than 2 ounces of marijuana inside a 29-year-old man’s vehicle that he crashed into a home after midnight Friday, according to a police report.
Months of anticipation became a well of emotions for Jennifer Coon of Burleson on Friday. Four hundred and fifteen days ago, a blond-haired, blue-eyed baby boy entered the lives of Coon, her husband, Christopher, and their “fur babies,” 17-year-old Ernie, a Jack Russell terrier, and 15-year-old Sundance, a rat terrier. What was different about Friday?
Multiple Denton County cities and towns have either canceled scheduled holiday events for today, modified events or moved activities indoors because of rain.