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  1. Krum names new police chiefRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... according to city attorney Lance Vanzant. In June, the council had narrowed its options to two candidates - Denton County Precinct 1 Constable Jesse Flores and Diron Hill, Italy's former police chief. Flores, whose term as constable is up at the end ...

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  2. Blotter: Woman gets additional charge after arrestRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... according to the report. 200 block of Folly Beach Road - A radiator was reported missing from a vehicle in Denton County on Tuesday morning, according to a Denton County Sheriff's Office report. The missing part was valued at more than $50 and less ...

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  3. Les Cockrell: Denton Benefit League taking grant requestsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... service, educational, cultural or historic purposes. Qualifying organizations must have been established in Denton County for at least three years, serve clients north of Lewisville Lake and be nonprofit, non-political and nonsectarian, the ...

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  4. Barred From Church, Defendant Sues JudgeRead the original story

    Yesterday | Courthouse News Service

    ... not to have contact with anyone younger than 18, according to an amended bond order from March 19. Herrera, of Denton County, is charged with three counts of aggravated sexual assault in Dallas County and one count of indecency by contact in Denton ...

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  5. Commissioners approve changes to lure job seekersRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Denton Record-Chronicle

    Denton County commissioners are making a few personnel moves in hopes of luring more law enforcement-related job seekers to Denton County.

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  6. 'Abbieville to Zion: the Communities & Places of Denton County'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | North Texas e-News

    Did you ever hear a long-time local mention a place that left you scratching your head; a place like Rabbit Ridge or Uncletown and wonder where the heck it could be? Denton County historian DJ Taylor often wondered about these places and others as he read the community reports in the early twentieth century area newspapers.

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  7. Just verdict' sought in trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Denton Record-Chronicle

    The trial for a man who allegedly stabbed his ex-girlfriend and attempted to kill a Denton police officer began this week at the Denton County Courts Building.

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  8. Comment(s) {0}Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Dallas Morning News

    The founder of Geary, Porter & Donovan PC went before a jury in Denton County and won $309,000 for his client in a state property condemnation case.

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  9. Grandson charged in 85-year-old East Dundee woman's deathRead the original story

    Tuesday | Daily Chronicle

    ... 41-year-old Richard Schmelzer was taken into custody Monday in Frisco, Texas. He is awaiting extradition in Denton County, Texas. Schmelzer is charged with two counts of murder in the death of Mildred "Dodie" Darrington, who was found in her home ...

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  10. Chief's Weekly Update - Lewisville Police DepartmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | The Family Badge

    ... not have beds to sleep in. Fisher reported this information to an employee at Child Protective Services. The Denton County Child Advocacy Center worked with the CPS worker, ultimately getting three beds donated to the family. On Tuesday, August 19, ...

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  11. Argyle weighs growthRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... at the west end of Old Justin Road increases dramatically between 4:15 and 4:45 p.m., when employees from the Denton County Road and Bridge West department leave work. "The number of cars from this traffic alone almost keeps me from entering or ...

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  12. Number of Texas Parents Saying "No" to Vaccines RisingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | NBC Dallas

    ... 642 parents opted out in 2007. Last school year that number jumped to 2492, almost four times as many. In Denton County, 401 parents opted out in 2007. Last school year that rose to 3692, nearly 10 times as many. "Sadly most doctors, most people in ...

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  13. Namesake Helps Open New Denton ISD SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | NBC Dallas

    ... the corner of Copper Canyon Road and Farm-to-Market Road 407. Families were greeted warmly by staff members, Denton County Sheriff Will Travis, and DISD Board of Trustees Vice President Barbara Burns as they took in the new school, but the guest of ...

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  14. Grandson arrested in elderly woman's stabbing deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | Chicago Tribune

    ... distance away. He is a graduate of Dundee Crown High School, Mee said. Schmelzer is currently in custody in Denton County, Texas, awaiting extradition to Kane County, according to press release issued by the Kane County State's Attorney's office. ...

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  15. Growing Opposition to Toll Road Plans in North TexasRead the original story

    Monday Aug 25 | Planetizen

    ... Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport. Current plans call for them to be added to Interstate 35E through Denton County, Interstate 30 west of downtown Dallas and on State Highways 114 and 183." The article also includes a map of the planned ...

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  16. Leading OffRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 20 | D Magazine

    ... Wife. "Attempted capital murder" is probably the scariest charge after "actual, real-deal capital murder." A Denton County jury found John Howard guilty of just that Tuesday, after he hired someone to try and kill his wife. After trying ...

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  17. New school opening in LantanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 24 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... in Lantana's Fairlin neighborhood. With the exception of Northwest ISD, which starts school Tuesday, all other Denton County public schools also start classes today. In the days leading up to the school's official opening, teachers were at work ...

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  18. Les Cockrell: DATCU to assemble junior boardRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 24 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... donors of all blood types to give before the Labor Day holiday. The organization also announced that several Denton County blood drives are planned before the end of the month to help alleviate the shortage. These include 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesday ...

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  19. Teachers get first-day jitters, tooRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 23 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... the doors of more than 30 schools. With the exception of Northwest ISD, which starts school Tuesday, all other Denton County public schools will also start classes Monday. Roberson walked into her room for the first time earlier this summer, and the ...

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  20. Library fund limitedRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 23 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... a few computers with Internet connections and programs such as summer reading, similar to other libraries in Denton County. Unlike other county libraries that receive funding from their host cities, Betty Foster Public Library relies exclusively on ...

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