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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.
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Cruz says aide inadvertently caused his porn Twitter post
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.
TWU professor to give public talk on Constitution
TWU professor Aubri Thurmond will deliver remarks on the U.S. Constitution in a free public talk at 3 p.m. Sept. 16 at Emily Fowler Central Library.
Trump Jr.'s $100,000 fee for UNT speech sponsored by GOP donor's company
Donald Trump Jr. is being paid $100,000 to participate in a UNT speaking series sponsored by the company of a major Republican donor.
Vandals damage sculpture by UNT alumnus
One year later, campus carry brings no apparent change to UNT
Trump Jr. to get $100,000 for speech
Donald Trump Jr. will be paid $100,000 for his speech Oct. 24 as part of the University of North Texas' Kuehne Speaker Series.
After 2015 legalization, Texans may be able to buy medical cannabis oil by January
Three dispensaries expect to get final approval from Texas soon to start growing and cultivating marijuana. It’ll take another several months before they can begin distributing the kind of cannabis oil that lawmakers legalized in 2015.
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Texas legislators invited to attend Denton chamber luncheon
Six Texas state legislators who represent portions of Denton County are scheduled to attend a luncheon and briefing hosted by the Denton County Chamber of Commerce from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday, Sept. 15 at the University of North Texas Gateway Center, 801 North Texas Boulevard.