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In the Schools: Sept. 20, 2017
Texas Academy of Mathematics and Science — Soummitra Anand, Drupad Annapureddy, Neha Arora, Mithilesh Bhaskaruni, Shashank Bhavimane, Yoonjee Choi, Nathan Davis, Garrett Gu, Thomas Hobohm, Pratik Kelkar, Justin Ko, Elaine Lee, Isaac Lee, Sharon Li, Karen Liu, Sven Lohse, Connor McKee, Aditya More, Pranav Murugan, Amil Naik, Harold Nguyen, Sahil Patel, William Qian, Jishnu...
Master gardeners accepting applications for 2018 class
Meeting focuses on what homelessness looks like in Denton County
Blotter: Man suffers minor injuries after car stalls on train track in Lake Dallas
No one was seriously injured Tuesday morning after a DCTA A-train hit a Mercury Grand Marquis in Lake Dallas.
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.
Dallas man gets one year for TxDOT land flip in Denton County
A Dallas man was sentenced to one year and one day in federal prison and ordered to pay $1 million in restitution to TxDOT. Wade Blackburn had pleaded guilty to one count of conspiracy to commit mail fraud in connection with land deals along I-35E.
Denton charities net $1.2 million on North Texas Giving Day
About 7,000 people gave more than $1.2 million to Denton County charities as part of North Texas Giving Day on Thursday.
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.