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  1. Denton Community Market prepares for 2015 seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Denton Record-Chronicle

    Spring hits her full stride when the Denton Community Market opens its 2015 season on Saturday in Denton County Historical Park. The Denton Farmers Market will also be open on Saturday.

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  2. The Barnett Shale: Energy miracle or drilling disaster?Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Star-Telegram.com

    At its peak in 2008, the 5,000-square-mile Barnett Shale geological formation stretching west and south from Tarrant and Denton counties had around 200 active drilling rigs, mostly seeking mile-deep natural gas. Now energy supplies are abundant, market prices have fallen and there's little new drilling.

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  3. Hefty chicken outranks steerRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Denton Record-Chronicle

    Taylor Terry's Grand Champion Broiler, Pegasus, brought in a record $14,000 at the Denton County Livestock Association Youth Fair and Rodeo on Saturday at the North Texas Fairgrounds. The 7-week-old chicken weighs about 12 pounds.

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  4. Church weathers storm effectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... hit the region between about 4:30 p.m. and sundown on a Thursday. Several funnel clouds were spotted in Denton County, and wind gusts measured as high as 82 mph at Denton Enterprise Airport. The National Weather Service confirmed no tornadoes ...

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  5. Separatistsa idea of a free Texas doesna t sound very freeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Star-Telegram.com

    ... over a foreclosure case. No charges have been filed. Now, according to Jarnecke, his group is in talks with Denton County-based Freedom Texas, a Tea Party affiliate, over whether to blend efforts toward independence and eviction of the U.S. ...

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  6. Tokyo tavern holds Texas close to its heartRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | KYTX-TV News

    ... But Texas is a little different," said Natsuco Grace, co-owner. The wood on the walls, for example, came from Denton County. It used to be part of an old barn in Justin that was dismantled and shipped 6,400 miles overseas to Japan. "One day, I was ...

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  7. Overnight fire destroys homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... early Friday morning. No one was injured in the blaze, but a Denton firefighter was treated for dehydration. Denton County Fire Marshal Jody Gonzalez said the two adults quickly alerted 11 more residents downstairs - six children and five adults - ...

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  8. See 60-plus craft breweries coming soon to TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Dallas Morning News

    ... the information for each of these breweries below. A six-pack and bottle from Armadillo Ale Works located in Denton County at the Made in Denton exhibit at the Denton County Courthouse-on-the-Square in Denton, Texas on Dec. 29, 2014. (Rose Baca/The ...

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  9. New North Texas communities woo residents with neighborhood farms, open spaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Dallas Morning News

    Last weekend at the Light Farms residential development in Collin County, more than 200 people turned out for a farmers market. Up in Denton County, residents have rented so many spaces in the Harvest development's community garden that builders are adding more space for vegetable plots.

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  10. Census shows steady growthRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    Dallas-Fort Worth added more new residents than almost anywhere else in the U.S. in the latest population estimates. Denton County was ranked 23rd in the country for percentage population growth from July 2013 to July 2014, according to U.S. Census Bureau data.

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  11. Tickets on sale for annual fundraiserRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    Tickets are on sale for the 43rd annual Denton County NAACP Freedom Fund Banquet, and this year's event is sure to please, according to event organizer Willie Hudspeth. The event, featuring keynote speaker Ezekiel "Zeke" Tyson Jr., will be at 7 p.m. April 4 at Guyer High School, 7501 Teasley Lane.

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  12. New North Texas communities woo residents with neighborhood farms and open spaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Dallas Morning News

    Last weekend at the Light Farms residential development in Collin County, more than 200 people turned out for a farmers market. Up in Denton County, residents have rented so many spaces in the Harvest development's community garden that builders are adding more space for vegetable plots.

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  13. in Re: Michael RamberansinghRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | FindLaw

    This petition for writ of mandamus arises from a long-running suit affecting the parent-child relationship. a While various proceedings to enforce the trial court's prior orders were pending, relator, who is the father of the child, filed a timely motion to transfer venue of this case to Denton County, Texas pursuant to section 155.201 of the Texas Family Code.

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  14. Denton County and Video Chat Company Face Lawsuits for Ending In-Person Visits at JailRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Dallas Observer

    People locked up in the Denton County Jail used to be allowed to see visitors two days per week. But when a company called Securus Technologies began offering a service for expensive virtual "visits" with jail inmates, things went down the way they usually do when Securus takes over.

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  15. Blotter: Man accused of taking tires from shop's binRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... of Jackson Road and FM156 - Numerous items were stolen from a gravesite Tuesday morning, according to a Denton County Sheriff Office's report. The report does not list the stolen items. Denton County Sheriff's Office dispatchers handled 901 service ...

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  16. Les Cockrell: Group to work on revitalizing Denton parkRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... and a raffle for items including an electronic tablet. Proceeds will benefit Giving Hope Inc. and help support Denton County families who are homeless or at risk of being homeless, according to a press release. LES COCKRELL is interested in your ...

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  17. View New Population Estimates For Your CountyRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 26 | Governing

    ... between 2013 and 2014 are all found in Texas: Fort Bend County (+4.7%), Montgomery County (+3.8%) and Denton County (+3.3%). Wayne County, Mich., and Cuyahoga County, Ohio, recorded the steepest estimated population decreases, but the losses ...

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  18. Two vie in area mayor's raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... the police and the fire department after he received approval from the council to purchase a pumper truck from Denton County. But when his contract came up for renewal last fall, opposition revealed itself in the form of the mayor who wanted to ...

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  19. Lawsuits target jail video visitationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    The new video visitation system at the Denton County Jail is the target of two lawsuits filed this week with the Denton County District Clerk's Office. The first suit, filed Monday, names Denton County, Sheriff William Travis, video system company Securus Technologies Inc. and the Texas Commission on Jail Standards as defendants.

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  20. Habitat begins major projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... being moved again to make room for a new neighborhood of low-cost homes being built by Habitat for Humanity of Denton County. The Denton County Historical Commission plans to restore the home at another location, said Roger Anderson, the ...

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