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  1. House moves to bar fracking bansRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... the longstanding tradition of local control and the wishes of the citizens of Flower Mound and southwestern Denton County," Parker said later in an email. After a final vote next week, the measure heads to the Senate, where a committee has backed a ...

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  2. Best of Denton: For the HomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... also available. Smitty's prides itself as being the oldest family-owned and operated floor covering store in Denton County. On the 20th anniversary of its opening, Maid in America earns its fifth Best of Denton award thanks to its creative business ...

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  3. Best of Denton: AutoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... a repair, battery replacement, a state inspection or a full-service oil change, then one of Kwik Kar's four Denton County locations is your place to go. Kwik Kar focuses on its foundation - excellent customer service and quality vehicle care - and ...

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  4. Sheriff to attend memorialRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Denton Record-Chronicle

    An Oklahoma City police car decorated with the words "We will never forget" and a small American flag sits near the Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building in Oklahoma City on April 24, 1995. Denton County Sheriff Will Travis will return this weekend to the site of a horror that shaped his career and life.

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  5. North Texas Sheriff to Return to OKC Bombing SiteRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | NBC Dallas

    Denton County Sheriff Will Travis, who was working as a DEA agent at the time of the Oklahoma City bombing, will return to the site for the first time since investigating the April 19, 1995, attack. For the first time in 20 years Denton County Sheriff Will Travis will visit Oklahoma City this weekend and visit the site of a horror that shaped his career and life forever.

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  6. U.S. Patent Office Reaffirms TransData's Smart Meter Patents...Read the original story

    Thursday | Freshnews

    ... Holdings Corp. company); CenterPoint Energy; San Diego Gas and Electric Co.; Texas-New Mexico Power Co.; Denton County Electric Cooperative, Inc. (d/b/a CoServ Electric); Denton Municipal Utilities; and Tri-County Electric Cooperative, Inc. The U.S. ...

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  7. Blotter: Police arrest teenager on various chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... reported to police that two of its clients were attacking each other Tuesday morning. No arrests were made. Denton County Sheriff's Office dispatchers handled 865 service and officer-initiated calls for the agencies they serve and booked 35 people ...

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  8. Les Cockrell: Pre-school plans Mexican Supper fundraiserRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... Learning Area. The Minor-Porter log house, which has been furnished with items that might have been used by Denton County settlers circa 1870, will be open for tours from noon to 3 p.m. Saturday. Volunteers will guide visitors through the structures ...

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  9. American dream becomes realityRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... and poise, among the success stories in a little-known, mostly refugee community that has taken root in south Denton County. Van and her family are Chin - an ethnic group from the Chin state in western Myanmar, also known as Burma. About 3,500 Chin ...

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  10. Texas prison inmate gets federal term for threatening judgeRead the original story

    Wednesday | KRGV

    A Texas prison system inmate convicted of threatening a U.S. district judge in Houston must serve nearly two years in a federal lockup. Prosecutors say Yarborough last September, while imprisoned, sent a letter to a federal courthouse in Houston threatening a judge, whose name wasn't released.

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  11. Denton Co. in the Market for UNT Gun CollectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | NBC Dallas

    The Denton County Office of History is reaching out to the community to help keep 91 antique guns in the area. The University of North Texas Libraries system is planning to sell their archive of weapons including several hundred guns that were once a part of a museum on campus.

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  12. Future of weapons in jeopardyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    A 1851 Navy Colt pistol is just one of the pieces in a collection of firearms belonging to the University of North Texas. The Denton County Office of History and Culture is wanting to buy the collection for its museum.

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  13. Chin refugees from Myanmar forge community in LewisvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Dallas Morning News

    ... and poise, among the success stories in a little-known, mostly refugee community that has taken root in south Denton County. Van and her family are Chin - an ethnic group from the Chin state in western Myanmar, also known as Burma. About 3,500 Chin ...

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  14. Dragonfly's Hollow at Denton Community Market, Hollywood and All Things DentonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | WireService

    ... and their Signature Doll Series. This marks the fifth year of the Denton Community Market located at the Denton County Historical Park. The Market features live music, kids activities, local farms, local artisans, food trucks and more. Kati Trice ...

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  15. Blotter: Man loses cash after late-night partyingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... Road - A woman reported Sunday that someone used her debit card number to clean out her checking account. Denton County Sheriff's Office dispatchers handled 2,239 service and officer-initiated calls for the agencies they serve, and 104 people were ...

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  16. Storms may revisit areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... to bring severe storms, he added. Denton saw just shy of an inch of rain Monday, with Krum getting the most in Denton County with about 2.53 inches. Ray Roberts Lake received 1.76 inches. A flash flood warning was in effect for the morning, but Mike ...

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  17. Blue Bell items make comeback at storesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... plant only, were returned to the freezer cases to be available for our customers." As a precaution, several Denton County school districts - including Denton, Argyle, Sanger and Little Elm - have removed all Blue Bell products from their school ...

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  18. Tree pollen at the root of Dallas area's - wicked bad' allergy seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | Dallas Morning News

    ... in children, who are prone to playing outside as temperatures get warmer. Dr. Sherry Barnett, an allergist in Denton County, said her smallest patients are showing up with swollen faces after spending time on pollen-saturated playgrounds. "They get ...

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  19. Tree pollen at the root of Dallas area's 'wicked bad' allergy seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | Dallas Morning News

    ... in children, who are prone to playing outside as temperatures get warmer. Dr. Sherry Barnett, an allergist in Denton County, said her smallest patients are showing up with swollen faces after spending time on pollen-saturated playgrounds. "They get ...

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  20. Denton County under flash flood warningRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    The National Weather Service in Fort Worth has issued a Flash Flood Warning for Denton County until 11:15 a.m. today. Reports of up to two inches of rain have fallen in some areas, with heavy rain expected to continue at times through the early afternoon.

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