A downtown Denton barbershop will open its doors this morning to offer warm food and clothes along with free haircuts to the city’s homeless.
Dozens of eyes locked on Cyril Lemon as he quietly shuffled to the podium in a venue where he became one of the more respected players in recent University of North Texas history.
Young people from First United Methodist Church of Denton will be offering their holiday gift-wrapping service at Golden Triangle Mall again this year.
Denton police have yet to locate a suspect who drove off with a case of lottery tickets Tuesday night.
Gov. Rick Perry on Tuesday renewed the state’s disaster proclamation for exceptional drought conditions. The authorization allows the governor to use all available resources of state government to cope with a disaster. He can also temporarily reassign resources, personnel or functions of state executive departments and agencies as well as commandeer or use any private property to cope with a disaster.
It has taken ingenuity, hard work and a lot of man hours, but the structure running alongside Interstate 35E and over Lewisville Lake is starting to look like a bridge.
Denton police are continuing their investigation into a box of candy that was filled instead with prescription pain pills. Officer Ryan Grelle, spokesman for Denton police, said Tuesday that a detective was “just assigned” to the weekend incident that left a 5-year-old boy placing a painkiller inside his mouth.
Officer Ryan Grelle said the Denton police SWAT unit was staked at an apartment complex for several hours Sunday.
FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — Flames engulfed at least a dozen businesses in Ferguson early Tuesday and gunfire kept firefighters at bay after protests over the decision not to indict a police officer in Michael Brown’s death turned violent, despite pleas for peace from Brown’s family and others.
A secret stash of hydrocodone pills in a candy box could have led to deadly results for a 5-year-old boy, according to a Denton police report.
Flower Mound police had two men in custody after responding to a robbery call Saturday afternoon.
A fight between a man and woman prompted an onlooker to call Denton police Friday evening.
Patrick and Emily McLarty can relate to families faced with mounting medical bills. “We’ve experienced what that’s like, and the uncertainty and the fear,” Emily McLarty said. She said she and her husband know all too well what it’s like to have the rug pulled from underneath.
The city of Denton’s unemployment rate was less than 4 percent for the second month in a row. According to data released from the Texas Workforce Commission, unemployment in October was 3.8 percent in Denton, 4.3 percent in Denton County and 5.1 percent for the state.
Double Oak police are asking for the public’s help in finding four men who allegedly burglarized a vehicle in the 500 block of Whispering Oaks Drive at 12:37 p.m. Thursday.