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County closes roads due to morning rain
Dark clouds loom over the TWU skyline early Thursday morning after heavy rains fell on the northern side of Denton during the overnight hours July 31, 2014.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Despite rain, lakes still lacking
A naturalist with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers said the water added to area lakes by last week's heavy rainfall was nice but not enough to reopen docks that have been closed for a year.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
911 Calls Highlight Dangers Of Rising Waters
Many people found themselves in dangerous situations across northern Denton County early Thursday morning as flooding rainfall moved across the area.
Wise County Messenger Online
Wreck claims Slidell teen
A recent Slidell graduate was killed Friday morning in an accident on Farm Road 455 West in Denton County.Bobby Colton Perkins, 17, of Decatur died at 5:15 a.m. in the 7900 block of FM 455 West between Bolivar and Sanger according to the release from the Tarrant County Medical Examiner.Perkins was traveling eastbound on FM 455 when he lost control ... (more)
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Today's Rainfall Amounts & Our Cool Forecast
What a morning of rain in parts of North Texas! Most all of the region saw at least some rain, but some saw quite a bit more than others.
5 Rescued from Flooded Home Near Krum
By the time emergency crews pulled up to Samantha Oliver's home on Odneal Road Thursday, flash flood waters had taken over most of the property, including a car, and were rushing into her house and her mother's next door.
Flooding closes I-35 north near Sanger as heavy rains soak Cooke, Denton counties
The Big Rain we've been expecting for close to a week is approaching Dallas-Fort Worth from the north, and some towns along Interstate 35 are already seeing substantial flooding.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Sanger ISD calls tax ratification election
At a meeting Monday, the school board voted 7-0 to call a tax ratification election.
Sat Jul 12, 2014
Heat relief in forecast
Christopher Ensor gets drenched by a water bucket while his daughter Shelby sprays him and daughter Caitlin runs around Saturday at Sanger's new Switzer Park Splash Pad.
"I want us to have a reputation of [customers] going in there and finding anything from handmade to store-bought to candy to vintage so that we have something for everybody," says Lawler, the new owner of the downtown shop formerly known as Jangles & Co.
Sun Jul 06, 2014
Shop dabbles in everything
Barry Durham pulls up to Findings: A Little Bit of Everything in his white pickup to unload some new cargo for the shop he co-owns with his wife, Joanna.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
Agency offers classes
Because of the increase in small landowners in the county who might not be savvy in the ways of agriculture, county extension officials created classes to provide information that will help them be more productive or profitable with their land use.