Denton County Newswire

Denton County Newswire

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  1. Officials watching weather, lake levelsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Denton Record-Chronicle

    Denton County officials are keeping an eye on water levels around Ray Roberts and Lewisville lakes because more rainfall is expected over the weekend. The National Weather Service in Forth Worth has issued a flash flood watch for the county through Saturday morning.

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  2. Exhibition of the McCormick Medical Collection in Denton June 2Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | North Texas e-News

    On June 2, 2015 the Denton County Office of History and Culture opens a new exhibit featuring the medical collection of Dr. William McCormick at the Denton County Historical Park. Ribbon cutting ceremony will take place at 12:00 p.m. William C. McCormick, M. D. practiced medicine in Denton from 1962 until his death in 1999.

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  3. Marking historyRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... Hispanic presence around Denton in the late 19th century. Rodriguez and other LULAC members are looking to the Denton County Office of History and Culture as well as university professors for research on those buried in Cooper Creek. They hope to ...

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  4. Connect-a-Jet Promised a Revolution, Delivered a ScamRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Dallas Observer

    ... to book the flights in real-time. It didn't start out that way. According to federal prosecutors, Denton County resident Jason Wynn, a penny-stock promoter and used car salesman, set out to create an actual business. Soon, though, he teamed up with ...

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  5. Frisco ISD's senior bus tour offers window into the future, pastRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Dallas Morning News

    These kids are an investment in the future of Frisco, our state and this country, said one tour member. Last month, 42 Frisco seniors boarded school buses to get a closer look at the Frisco school system.

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  6. A old-fashioned gossip columnRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... to help the curing process. Dentoning , a local blog about the culture of our fair city, captured this Denton County Sheriff's Office vehicle parked illegally on East Hickory Street. Self-proclaimed barbecue critic Johny Fugitt visited 365 barbecue ...

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  7. Conference focuses on child abuseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... will know how to respond appropriately." Dan Leal, director of the Children's Advocacy Center for Denton County, will be one of three guest speakers Saturday. Bonnie Armstrong, director of the Shaken Baby Alliance, and Lynn Switzer, a Gainesville ...

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  8. Corporate Relocation Plan Will Cut Costs And Boost EarningsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Seeking Alpha

    ... large annual maintenance capital expenditures. The new facility will be located in the Town of Northlake, Denton County, Texas, in the Dallas/Ft. Worth area. The company expects to close its Torrance facility in phases beginning in the summer of ...

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  9. DISD names newest elementary after BellRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... and Ginnings and Wilson elementary schools before retiring in the late 1990s. She is a past president of the Denton County NAACP chapter and the Southeast Denton Neighborhood Association. She is an active volunteer with community after-school ...

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  10. STAAR results: Another lost generation of Dallas students is in the pipelineRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Dallas Morning News

    Dallas Independent School District Superintendent Mike Miles speaks after a closed session called to review his performance as superintendent. Dallas ISD chief Mike Miles has set up principal and teacher training and accountability programs.

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  11. Texas Attorney Fights 'Computer Terrorists'Read the original story

    Wednesday | Courthouse News Service

    "Computer terrorists" ruined the credit of an attorney who won a client a $1 million judgment against pornographers, and major credit agencies refuse to correct his record, the lawyer claims in court. Jason Lee Van Dyke sued Equifax, Experian, Discover Financial Services, Capital One and others in Denton County Court on May 22. Banks and credit agencies are the only defendants, but Van Dyke says the trouble started when he represented a woman who sued PinkMeth.com in 2012, to try to stop the publication of sexually explicit photos of her on the Internet.

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  12. County awaits disaster assistanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Denton Record-Chronicle

    Now, Texas is waiting to see whether President Barack Obama will sign a federal declaration for Denton and a host of other counties ravaged by rain, flooding and tornadoes in recent weeks. "The county has to issue the declaration, which we did May 10. We sent ours to the state, and the state compiles ours and all the others," said Jody Gonzalez, Denton County's emergency management coordinator.

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  13. Jim Mitchell: This newest wave of northern expansion makes Dallas less relevantRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | Dallas Morning News

    ... without taking a big fat bite out of Dallas' economic growth opportunities. Each new building in Collin and Denton county is a loss for Dallas. It is also a reason this Dallas has to play catch up faster on revitalization efforts south of the ...

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  14. DCTA 2015 Summer Youth Passes Now AvailableRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | Mass Transit

    Summer is almost here, and the Denton County Transportation Authority is offering a special pass to provide children with the opportunity to navigate the community throughout the summer. For just $30, DCTA's Summer Youth Pass program provides riders ages five to 18 unlimited access to the Denton and Lewisville Connect buses, Connect RSVP service, UNT Shuttle service, and the A-train all summer long.

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  15. Texas Legislature Mandates In-Person Visitation for County Jail InmatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | Dallas Observer

    ... in-person visits at Dallas County Jails. Securus facilitates video visitation around the state, including in Denton County, where a ban on in-person visits led to a lawsuit. "It doesn't limit the availability of video visitation; it simply requires ...

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  16. Road becomes canal along Lewisville LakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 25 | WFAA-TV Dallas

    Road becomes canal along Lewisville Lake Residents say the flooding hasn't been this bad since 2007. Check out this story on WFAA.com: http://on.wfaa.com/1HH8lkd SHADY SHORES - The residents who live along Shady Shores Road in Denton County have seen their street closed for nearly two weeks now.

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  17. Overnight Storms Cause Flooding And DamageRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 24 | NBC Dallas

    ... the 1300 block of Abram Street and advised drivers to avoid the area. -Lewisville: The Emergency Manager for Denton County reported temporary road closures on corporate, Old Orchard and South Valley due to high water on the roads and stalled cars. ...

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  18. County waits for West Nile to emergeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... traps testing positive for the virus and as Harris County sees the state's first human case this year, Denton County health officials continue to wait to see what happens here. "Mosquitoes love water, and this year we have an abundance of it," said ...

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  19. Rescue teams ready in Denton CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | WFAA-TV Dallas

    Rescue teams ready in Denton County First responders were fanned out across Denton County on Saturday night ready to make high-water rescues.

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  20. Tornado watch for Denton CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    There is a tornado watch advisory for Denton County until 2 a.m. Sunday. The National Weather Service in Norman, Oklahoma, issued the alert this afternoon.

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