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Cropped Out: Denton County Cowboy Church survives fire, court to thrive in growing town
It looks like any big-league rodeo competition. Cowboys on horseback kick up dust as they race across the dirt floor, lassos twirling over their heads, chasing a skittish calf. Within seconds, one of the cowboys ropes the calf's rear legs.
Cropped Out: Denton County's biggest farmers under siege
As they watch the juggernaut of urbanization spread its wings further and further across the once wide-open prairie, Travis Mitchell and his family are painfully aware that the 8,000 acres of farmland they lease in Denton County will inevitably succumb to the plow of development.