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  1. Texas Sheriff's Association Against Legalization Of MarijuanaRead the original story w/Photo

    27 min ago | CBS Local

    Denton County Sheriff Will Travis led a vote among other sheriffs Monday, passing a resolution opposing the legalization of weed to the Sheriffs' Association of Texas Legislative Committee.

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  2. Tarrant County still on the lookout for measles casesRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Star-Telegram.com

    ... year, we know who those people are." Last August, there were 16 measles cases in Tarrant County and five in Denton County. In a typical year, Tarrant County doesn't see any measles cases. The Northeast Tarrant County resident became infected while ...

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  3. Prompted by Denton County's Travis, Texas sheriffs 'strongly' oppose legalizing marijuanaRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Dallas Morning News

    Says in the San Antonio Express-News today that the Marijuana Policy Project is prepping three bills the pro-pot organization hopes will convince Texas legislators to legalize and regulate weed , medical and otherwise.

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  4. Man found dead in Lake Lewisville was suspect in weekend stabbingRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Dallas Morning News

    ... evening who is suspected to have stabbed another person over the weekend on Lake Lewisville. On Saturday, the Denton County Sheriff's Office said, authorities responded to an aggravated assault at 11 p.m. at Lakeview Marina. The victim, whose name ...

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  5. Man's body recovered at Lewisville LakeRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... Pete's at Eagle Point Marina at around 7:45 p.m. Monday, officials said. Game Warden Daron Blackerby said the Denton County Sheriff's Office Criminal Investigations Division took lead on the case after Cochran reportedly stabbed a family member ...

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  6. Denton County Transit Authority names Suarez COORead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Business Journal

    He will be responsible for developing, organizing and directing all aspects of the authority's transportation and maintenance services its A-train and bus system, according to a DCTA release.

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  7. Singer SoMo arrested in Hickory CreekRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... by up to 180 days in jail and a fine of up to $2,000. He posted $1,000 bail and was released from the Denton County Jail on Monday morning. Somers-Morales attended UNT from the fall of 2006 to the fall of 2007, according to the university. The ...

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  8. Blotter: Man accused of damaging cars with handsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... Thursday she sold a ring online through Craigslist and that the ring was picked up but payment was not sent. Denton County sheriff's dispatchers handled 2,142 service and officer-initiated calls for the agencies they serve, and 98 people were booked ...

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  9. County active in tax zones over the yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Denton Record-Chronicle

    If Denton County climbs aboard Denton's proposed hotel and convention center project, it will be the sixth tax-increment reinvestment zone that it has been involved with in the past 19 years.

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  10. Advocate receives honorsRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... stops to honor Vann. Between a proclamation from Mayor Chris Watts and a certificate of commendation from the Denton County Historical Commission, neighbors made sure Vann knew they appreciated the footwork she did to get the district established. ...

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  11. Pieces of Plane Fall From Sky, Hits HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NBC Dallas

    The Federal Aviation Administration has identified the mystery metal that fell from the sky and onto a Denton County home with the family inside.

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  12. Jeff Brand & Associates Re/Max DFW Voted the Best Realtor In Denton County By Living MagazineRead the original story

    Yesterday | PR Log

    ... . Once the votes were counted, it is official; Jeff Brand & Associates RE/MAX DFW is the Best REALTOR in Denton County for 2014. He and his team have been invited by the magazine to participate in the annual Reader's Choice Showcase this coming ...

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  13. R&B singer SoMo arrested on drug chargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... of $2,000, a jail sentence of 180 days or both. Somers-Morales posted $1,000 bond and was released from the Denton County jail on Monday morning. Somers-Morales attended UNT from the fall of 2006 to the fall of 2007, according to the university. ...

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  14. Denton County Transportation AuthorityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2012 | Mass Transit

    The Denton County Transportation Authority is a coordinated county transportation authority created by House Bill 3323, under Chapter 460 of the Texas Transportation Code, approved by the 77th Texas Legislature and signed into law by the Governor in 2001.

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  15. Les Cockrell: Class gives start to young documentary filmmakersRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... association and its programs, call 1-800-272-3900 or visit http://alz.org/walk. For more information about the Denton County event, email Erin Caston at erin@rehabtrust.com or Jerri Johnston at jerri_johnston@yahoo.com. Select Rehabilitation ...

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  16. Blotter: Report: Four in custody after attempted escapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Denton Record-Chronicle

    Sandi Brackeen, spokeswoman for the Denton County Sheriff's Office, said four men in a green SUV hit an 18-wheeler on FM156 around 8 a.m. Friday while fleeing from the 1800 block of Cindy's Lane.

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  17. County tax rolls riseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    Denton County and many of its cities and school districts saw growth of 10 percent or more in their tax rolls this year, according to certified totals released this week by the Denton Central Appraisal District.

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  18. Blotter: Suspect hits officerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... of a public servant and resisting arrest and transported to the city jail without incident, records show. Denton County sheriff's dispatchers handled 819 service and officer-initiated calls for the agencies they serve. Thirty people were booked into ...

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  19. Democrat sees land office as - bully pulpit'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... as chief regulators of the oil and gas industry. During the 2004 general election, for example, 6 percent of Denton County voters who cast ballots for president and senator didn't vote at all for railroad commissioner. But in 2012, only 4 percent of ...

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  20. Cyclospora cases have spiked in North TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | KHOU-TV Houston

    ... of 69. Tarrant County has reported 11. Ten were reported in Dallas County, four in Collin County and two in Denton County. Cyclospora is typically spread by eating unwashed vegetables. Last year more than 100 people got sick in Texas, mostly in ...

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