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Yesteryear: May 2017
McAdams, who has lived in Denton all her life, will be joined by two other classmates who are Denton residents, William "Mutt" Devereaux and Charlie Jones. D. L. and Gladys Stanfier Johnson, who were high school sweethearts at Fred Douglas and married after graduation, will come from Fort Worth for the reunion.
Yesteryear: January 2017
Fred Triesch, one of Denton County's substantial German-American citizens, was in the city Thursday morning and said, "When I came to this country from Germany back in 1890 I liked the country and the people and expected from the very start to make my home here and to live and die in this country.
The county wanted to add it on to the courthouse on the square, but Denton’s city leaders persuaded them to build it at the new Civic Center location. “If you were going to add on to the Record-Chronicle, would you build it two or three blocks away? ” asked Baldridge.
The green pastures between Fort Worth and Denton are set for massive development. “I think this area is just sitting on a time bomb,” said Gary Kirkland, Roanoke real estate agent. H. Ross Perot Jr. , son of the Dallas billionaire, has three major projects: a cargo airport, a freeway linking Roanoke and Haslet and a housing development planned for Pilot Knob Ranch near Denton.
In presenting the report to the judge, the grand jury verbally requested it be given to the Record-Chronicle for publication, recommending the feasibility of purchasing and converting the Masonic building on East Hickory into a county jail. “We condemn the present county jail as a firetrap and dangerous to the lives of the inmates in case of fire.
Denton ISD officials say bathroom restrictions won't change process
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To help children ages 6 to 12 spend those hours more productively and safely, Flow Memorial Hospital, with help from the sheriff's office and the Denton Fire Department, presented an eight-hour program to 30 children on Tuesday.