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Judge Horn limits speakers at start of meetings to five
County Judge Mary Horn is now limiting the number of people who can speak at the start of commissioners meetings to five. She's allowing everyone else to speak after the meeting. The speakers will be determined on a first-come, first-served basis, she said.
In the Schools: Sept. 20, 2017
Blotter: Man suffers minor injuries after car stalls on train track in Lake Dallas
Denton County reports 8th human case of West Nile virus
County health officials announced Tuesday they have confirmed another human case of West Nile virus, this time in Little Elm.
Master gardeners accepting applications for 2018 class
Gardening enthusiasts can learn more about becoming a master gardener from 10 a.m. to noon, Wednesday, Oct. 18, in Room 115 of the Joseph A. Carroll Building, 401 W. Hickory St., Denton.
Matt Farmer to run for Texas House District 64 seat as Democrat
Matt Farmer will be publicly announce his candidacy for the District 64 seat in the Texas House of Representatives during an event at 2 p.m. Tuesday on the lawn of the Courthouse on the Square in downtown Denton, according to a news release issued by his campaign.
Denton County legislators rehash summer sessions in Austin
Four state representatives and one state senator, all representing Denton County, told a room full of business owners and other elected officials that the balance between state and local control is delicate.
Little Elm Friends of the Library to have two-day book sale
Little Elm Friends of the Library have scheduled a two-day book sale on Friday and Saturday, Oct. 6 and Oct. 7. The library occupies the first floor of Little Elm's Town Hall, 100 West Eldorado Parkway.
Area school districts keep tax rates stable
Both Krum and Pilot Point ISDs unanimously approved their 2017-2018 tax rates at two separate board meetings Wednesday evening. Krum ISD's overall rate will remain at $1.54 per $100 valuation, while Pilot Point ISD's overall rate will sit at $1.37.