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  1. Need a ride to the college football championship game? There's an app for thatRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Business Journal

    ... ss app allows travelers to buy tickets for Dallas Area Rapid Transit, The Fort Worth Transit Authority and the Denton County Transportation Authority. It's available on Google Play and the Apple Store.

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  2. Government offices to close for holidayRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... police, call 940-349-8181, or 911 in case of an emergency. To report a utility emergency, call 940-349-7000. Denton County Transportation Authority will have no service on Thursday and only modified service on Friday. Friday's schedule can be seen ...

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  3. Fitch to Downgrade S-T Rating to 'F1'on $30MM Denton ISD (TX) Bonds, Series 2006-BRead the original story

    Yesterday | Information Technology

    ... the $30,000,000 Denton Independent School District (a political subdivision of the State of Texas located in Denton County, Texas) variable rate unlimited tax school building bonds, series 2006-B. Bank, N.A. (rated 'AA-/F1+', Stable Outlook) in the ...

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  4. Lewisville special education aide accused of having sex with studentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Star-Telegram.com

    ... at the Purnell Support Center. She surrendered to authorites on Friday and was booked into the Denton County Jail on Sunday. Young is accused of having sex several times with a 16-year-old male student of the support center, a special education ...

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  5. Blotter: Three charged with possesion of marijuanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... officers in connection with shoplifting and arrested by Denton police on a charge of theft over $500. Denton County Sheriff's Office dispatchers handled 2,180 service and officer-initiated calls for the agencies they serve and 111 people were booked ...

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  6. Electric company files proposed transmission routes for Collin, Denton countiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 22 | Dallas Morning News

    Brazos Electirc has officially filed proposed routes for a new high-voltage transmission lines and a substation in Collin and Denton counties. Monday the company, which delivers wholesale power to CoServ Electric, filed the route options that include parts of Frisco near Lone Star High School into Prosper, Aubrey and other areas of unincorporated Denton County.

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  7. Ex-LISD worker placed in jailRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Denton Record-Chronicle

    A former Lewisville school district teacher's aide was arraigned Sunday on a charge of improper relationship between an educator/student, according to Lewisville Police Department officials. As of Monday evening, 35-year-old Krista Scott Young of Little Elm remained in the Denton County Jail where she was transferred and booked after being arraigned.

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  8. Man accused of fatally stabbing ex-girlfriendRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Dallas Morning News

    ... C misdemeanor ticket with that same woman in 2009. He also pleaded no contest to disorderly conduct in 2006 in Denton County.

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  9. Lewisville ISD aide arrested for improper relationshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 22 | WFAA-TV Dallas

    ... a 16-year-old male student on several occasions in the last couple of months." Young was transferred to the Denton County jail on Monday, where she's being held on a $10,000 bond. Police said the parents of the student have been in contact with ...

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  10. Lewisville police say teacher's aide at special-needs school admitted to sex with studentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 22 | Dallas Morning News

    ... Young turned herself in to the Lewisville jail on Friday. She was then arraigned and transferred to the Denton County jail on Sunday, where her bond was set at $10,000. She's been charged with improper relationship between educator and student, a ...

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  11. Area new-car sales rose 3.2 percent last monthRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 22 | Dallas Morning News

    ... Recap said. Meanwhile, new-vehicle sales rose 3.8 percent in Dallas County last month and 4.1 percent in Denton County, according to the Freeman Recap. To post a comment, log into your chosen social network and then add your comment below. Your ...

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  12. Plano-based City House working with QuikTrips as designated Safe PlaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 22 | Dallas Morning News

    This QuikTrip in Plano works with City House, which has been designated as an official Safe Place. The nonprofit City House has been named an official Safe Place as part of a national program for young people in need of immediate help and safety.

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  13. New MHMR home aims to calm crisesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 21 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... who travel from all parts of the county to seek refuge from an unseen assailant. The home is a place where Denton County MHMR runs its new 14-day residential crisis treatment program. It operates much like other homes, offering knowledge and skills ...

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  14. Les Cockrell: Volunteer options expandRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 21 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... efforts of trained hospice volunteers. VNA Ann's Haven was founded in 1980 as the first hospice provider in Denton County. Founded in Dallas in 1934, VNA has been dedicated to providing health care to the needy and now focuses its efforts on ...

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  15. UNT, TWU lax on towingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 20 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... and UNT are working to improve transportation on campus. Some of this work includes public transit through the Denton County Transportation Authority. "The parking issues, we will always have with us," Robinson said. "There isn't a university that ...

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  16. Courtesy photoRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 20 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    This is the second year in a row it has been the top donor, and this year there was an 8 percent increase in donations from Peterbilt over 2013 numbers. In the last 10 years, the company has donated more than $4 million to the United Way of Denton County.

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  17. Proactive, not reactiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    Denton County Judge Mary Horn speaks at the NAACP/LULAC luncheon at Mount Calvary Baptist Church on Friday in Denton. Although Lee Howell is the Denton police chief, he acknowledged that even he gets nervous when he hears a siren and sees flashing lights in his rearview mirror.

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  18. Richmont Holdings, Inc., Nukote Holding, Inc., Nukote International,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | FindLaw

    ... (collectively "Blake") sued Richmont and several of its affiliates and principals (collectively "Richmont") in Denton County for fraud, breach of contract, a declaration that the covenant not to compete was unenforceable, and an injunction. a ...

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  19. County Commissioner Mitchell likes idea of preparingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    Denton County Commissioner Bobbie Mitchell was not able to attend Friday's luncheon that brought city, county and civic leaders together for a discussion in light of national headlines because of previous commitments. However, she said it's a good idea to talk about things before they happen "and share your issues and talk about diversity and how you feel about it and if there is anything we in Denton County can do to make it better for all citizens."

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  20. Blotter: Denton woman tells police she was assaultedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... an invalid license, the police report stated. The suspect also had two outstanding warrants, police said. * Denton County Sheriff's Office dispatchers handled 970 service and officer-initiated calls for the agencies they serve, and 41 people were ...

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