The Denton Fire Department hazmat crew is currently responding to a chemical waste spill inside the Texas Woman's University Graduate research building in the 300 block of Research Circle, according to authorities. The building has been evacuated, and no injures have been reported, according to TWU spokeswoman Amanda Simpson.
KRUM — Grant Freels was lying in bed one night when the idea came to him. He and his friends had gone to recess earlier that day, and the only thing anyone could talk about was the basketball goals. They said they were weathered, rusty and missing nets.
The Denton City Council worked to steer Stoke, the city’s new “technology incubator,” back on track Tuesday.
The College of Arts and Sciences at the University of North Texas will split in two this fall. Instead, there will be the College of Science and the College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences, according to a background report in a board book for the UNT Board of Regents.
AUSTIN — A Dallas County lawmaker wants to put more of the state’s wallet behind efforts to persuade relatives to take in abused and neglected children. Sunnyvale GOP Rep. Cindy Burkett has proposed a major bump in state payments for “kinship care.”
A Denton Municipal Electric employee was airlifted to Parkland Memorial Hospital in Dallas on Monday morning after touching live equipment at the substation on North Bonnie Brae Street and Riney Road in northwest Denton, according to DME spokesman Brian Daskam.
A Denton Municipal Electric employee was airlifted to Parkland Memorial Hospital in Dallas this morning after the employee was injured after coming in contact with live equipment at the substation on North Bonnie Brae Street and Riney Road in northwest Denton, according to DME spokesman Brian Daskam.
One of the last remaining original Quakertown homes, the Woods House, is set to be moved to a new location at the Denton County Historical Park on Mulberry Street. But before the move, residents are invited to join the Denton County Office of History and Culture to excavate the property and learn more about the residents who previously occupied 1015 Hill St. The excavation will take place from 1 to 3 p.m. Friday.
In the midst of the crime spree that is today’s Texas roofing industry, we now find one of the region’s great roofing schemes of all time.
DALLAS — A troubled dam. Concerns about failure. And talk of evacuation plans. That was the scare at the Lewisville Lake Dam in 2015.
Denton police are looking for suspects in connection to a burglary at Rudy’s Country Store and Bar-B-Q at 520 S. Interstate 35E, where an ATM was stolen from inside the restaurant early Friday morning, according to a news release from the police department.
Denton police are looking for a suspect in connection to a burglary at Rudy's Country Store and Bar-B-Q at 520 S. Interstate 35E, where the suspect reportedly stole an ATM from inside the restaurant, according to a press release from the police department.
Denton's new city manager Todd Hileman has reorganized departments at City Hall, according to a press release issued by the city.
Three construction projects are scheduled to start by the end of the year at Texas Woman’s University. During a Board of Regents meeting Thursday, B.J. Crain, the interim vice president of finance and administration, said the amount of construction on campus will be challenging, but the changes are necessary.
A few local predominately Hispanic businesses closed Thursday as part of "A Day Without Immigrants," a nationwide protest that aims to underline the importance of immigrants in U.S. cities.
Goal will be to reunite participants with children after completing program Denton County parents who have lost custody of their children because of a drug addiction will soon have a new option to receive treatment and reunite with their kids thanks to the creation of a new specialty court.