Saturday, August 19 Calendar
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Special eclipse glasses now hard to come by
Campuses grapple with new threat: clashes between extremists and opponents
The Watchdog: We're on our own for property tax relief
I never paid attention to those boring quarter-page newspaper ads that appear every August and are bought by cities, counties and school districts. The ads announce the proposed tax rate for the coming year and accompanying public hearings. The ads display lots of numbers and confusing terms. Unless you're a government geek, they're hard to understand. But these notices are probably the most important public document local governments share with their tax-paying supporters.
Local activist Willie Hudspeth seeks county judge position
Willie Hudspeth, a local activist who's known for speaking at public meetings in Denton, announced at Tuesday's commissioners court meeting that he plans to run for Denton County judge.
City installs part of memorial bell tower
The city began the installation of a memorial bell tower at Denton Central Fire Station on Tuesday.
Indictments: Aug. 17, 2017
The following people were indicted by a Denton County grand jury on Thursday at the Denton County Courts Building. Leonel Serrato Jr. Terry Stewart Jr.
Insurance company donates to First Refuge Dental
Delta Dental Insurance Company awarded First Refuge Ministries a $10,000 grant for the second year in a row. The grant will go to First Refuge Dental, the organization's dental clinic located at 1010 N. Elm St. The free clinic offers services like check-ups, cleanings, extractions and fillings to uninsured or low-income residents in the county who live on the north side of Lewisville Lake.