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New digs in Denton for program that digs up assistance for veterans
The Veteran Community Navigator Program, a partnership between United Way Denton and the Denton County Veterans Coalition, sends social workers to help connect an estimated 46,000 Denton County veterans to rent assistance, therapy programs and more. It now operates out the new Denton County Veterans Center at 400 S Carroll Blvd.
County commissioners to appoint voting members to the 2017-18 Denton County Historical Commission
Health clinic’s potential closure could bring grave consequences
County commissioners OK thoroughfare plan
Denton County commissioners approved a thoroughfare plan Tuesday, a move officials say will allow the county to partner with developers in funding roadways for areas that become congested by new developments.
Scott to seek insanity defense in Denton County murder case
The court-appointed defense attorney for Stephen Scott, who is accused of fatally stabbing his parents at their Denton home last year, filed a notice of insanity defense this week ahead of his May 15 jury trial, Denton County court records show.
Officials break ground on FM156 widening project in Justin
A groundbreaking ceremony Wednesday marked the beginning of construction on the new four-lane highway project on FM156 with Denton County Commissioner Andy Eads and city of Justin officials in attendance.
Second chances: A look inside Denton County's juvenile justice system
At Denton ISD’s Sparks Campus, students study English, math and reading just like the other schools in the district. But there’s one big difference when it comes to the end of the school day. They can’t leave.
Commissioners to consider new voter precincts
Denton County commissioners will consider boundary changes to county election and commissioners' precincts Tuesday. If approved the 21 new voter precincts would be added beginning Jan. 1, 2018.
Sporting clay tournament to raise money for abused children
A sporting clay tournament in Lewisville May 12 will benefit Denton County's Court Appointed Special Advocates for Children.