Denton County emergency management remains on guard as lake levels continue to rise and more rain is predicted.
A spokesman for the Texas Department of Transportation said U.S. Highway 377 north and south of Tioga is closed due to flooding.
A time capsule buried on the back lawn of Tomas Rivera Elementary School more than 20 years ago was opened Thursday. It contained a pair of old Keds tennis shoes with student signatures, newspaper clippings, a VHS tape, childhood novels and school photographs of years gone by.
Two filled shot glasses placed in front of two empty chairs sit atop two white napkins, each inscribed with a soldier’s name in blue ink: Petty Officer 3rd Class Anthony Garcia, KIA, Afghanistan ’09, and Staff Sgt. T.J. Dudley, Afghanistan, Oct. 2010 — “Gone but not forgotten.”
Krum firefighters rescued two people Sunday morning after their car hit a telephone pole and fence.
The Flower Mound Police Department recently put up two signs marking two adjacent spaces in its parking lot. Police hope the signs, which read “online exchange zone,” will encourage smarter shopping with online classified sites such as Craigslist.