In the midst of two-month-long burn ban, Denton County likely will face a red flag fire warning within the next few days, according to Denton County Deputy Fire Marshal Marc Dodd.
Mike Canales stood at the door Monday as members of the University of North Texas football program filed into the breakfast club — a 7 a.m. meeting at the Mean Green Athletic Center — to begin what will be a week of change for the program.
A motorcycle joyride turned into a stolen vehicle for a Denton woman Sunday.Police were dispatched to a home in the 2000 block of Creekdale Drive in reference to the unauthorized use of a motor vehicle.
Ryan High School performs at the Golden Triangle Marching Contest on Saturday at the C.H. Collins Athletic Complex. Ryan was one of the 20 bands to compete Saturday. Denton High School hosted the marching band. competition for the 12th year.
Denton County 4-H members plant a tree Saturday on the northeast corner of the Courthouse on the Square lawn as part of National 4-H Week. 4-H students across the state planted bur oak trees in nearly 200 counties to celebrate the Texas A&M Forest Service’s 100th anniversary.
PILOT POINT — Valor Farm breeds champion race horses, both quarter horse and thoroughbred. Just last weekend, two of its horses ran really well at Retama Park just north of San Antonio. More Than Most won first place in the M2 Technology La Señorita, a horse race for fillies. Better Than Magic took second place in El Joven Stakes for colts and geldings.
Police are looking for a man in connection with a bank robbery Saturday morning in the 1700 block of North Carroll Boulevard.
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.