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  1. Council to be briefed on virus responseRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Denton Record-Chronicle

    Two Denton County health officials will brief the Denton City Council on Tuesday afternoon on local response to the Ebola virus. Denton County's Chief Epidemiologist Juan Rodriguez and Sandi Wiggins, coordinator for the county's Health Alert Emergency Response Team, are scheduled to present the update.

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  2. Parties set to square off on Nov. 4Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Denton Record-Chronicle

    The Denton County Democratic Party is fielding a hefty slate of candidates, both county and statewide, in an attempt to unseat Republican incumbents in the general election. Emy Lyons, a Democrat fron Denton, seeks to unseat longtime incumbent Myra Crownover, R-Denton.

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    Yesterday | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... their dance maneuvers for parents and grandparents. Chrissy's grandparents Steve and Patsy Grube traveled from Denton County to watch her perform. Chrissy's been working toward this moment, practicing her routine to execute it perfectly despite her ...

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  4. County GOP slates - FrackNation' screeningRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Denton Record-Chronicle

    The Denton County Republican Party is hosting a screening of the documentary FrackNation at 3 p.m. today in the Commissioners Courtroom at the Courthouse on the Square. FrackNation documents Phelim McAleer's search for the truth about hydraulic fracturing, a technique used by the oil and gas industry to unlock oil and gas reserves in shale and other geological formations.

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  5. 'Baby Clay' visits the Denton County Courthouse-on-the-Square October 21Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | North Texas e-News

    ... brick. Baby Clay will make his first downtown Denton appearance for the opening of the new exhibit, 'Made in Denton County' at the Courthouse on the Square Museum. The Baby is available for picture taking from 8:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. October 21 on ...

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  6. Taking on Ebola fears with factsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Denton Record-Chronicle

    Even as a trio of confirmed U.S. cases have occurred, and the public's trust is in question, Denton County Health Department Director Matt Richardson is urging calm and providing information to deal with the virus threat. "We can't allow pandemonium or panic to dictate the response.

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  7. New voters boost numbers to record highRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... in Texas. Census officials estimate that 26.6 percent of Texans, or about 7 million, are younger than 18. In Denton County, 11,662 people have registered to vote since July 15, according to county elections data. Local efforts to register young ...

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  8. Rocky month for area new car sales: 11.5% drop in SeptemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Dallas Morning News

    ... with sales falling 12.9 percent. Meanwhile, sales declined 9.5 percent in Tarrant County and were flat in Denton County. "One of the things that makes this market strong is its consistency," he said. "We didn't drop as much as the rest of the ...

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  9. Area new-vehicle sales dropped 11.5 percent in SeptemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Dallas Morning News

    ... nth, with sales falling 12.9 percent. Meanwhile, sales declined 9.5 percent in Tarrant County and were flat in Denton County.

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  10. Corinth launches new notification systemRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... feeds and have items - such as city events - on your iCalendar," he said. According to past interviews with Denton County Emergency Management Coordinator Jody Gonzalez, CodeRed went countywide earlier this year, but some towns within the county, ...

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  11. Blotter: Injured man charged with public intoxicationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... estimated $2,500 worth of damages was reported and fire personnel cleared the scene before 8 p.m. Wednesday. Denton County Sheriff's Office dispatchers handled 807 service and officer-initiated calls for the agencies they serve. Forty-three people ...

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  12. Blotter: Fatal fire in Hickory Creek under investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... reports, someone sprayed paint on the exterior walls of the building, leaving a can of spray paint behind. Denton County Sheriff's Office dispatchers handled 969 service and officer-initiated calls for the agencies they serve. Forty-nine people were ...

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  13. Bike ride to honor missing childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    In honor of missing and exploited children, Denton County will conduct the inaugural Texas Ride for Missing Children on Friday. The Texas Regional Office of the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children is conducting the Ride for Missing Children, a 100-kilometer bike ride in Denton County to begin at 8 a.m. at Lifetime Fitness, 3100 Churchhill Drive, in Flower Mound.

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  14. Hot under the collar'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    Residents have complained about a full-page color ad on the back page of Wednesday's Denton Record-Chronicle , saying they did not give permission for their names to be used in a political ad. The ad claimed that 8,000 Denton residents do not support the proposed ban on hydraulic fracturing, a reference to the plebiscite petition Denton County Taxpayers for a Strong Economy submitted to the Denton City Council on July 15. Neither Denton County Taxpayers for a Strong Economy nor the public relations firm handling its media buys, the Eppstein Group, returned calls for comment.

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  15. Les Cockrell: Denton Public Library sets genealogy eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... on its computers during the event. The free event is co-sponsored by the Denton Public Library and the Denton County Genealogical Society. Pre-registration is required by calling 940-349-8752. The group is open to anyone who has had a stroke, brain ...

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  16. Ex-Denton high school teacher admits to forcing boys to send him nude photosRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Dallas Morning News

    ... o was traced back to Bogomol's phone, court records show. This entry was posted in Child pornography , Crime , Denton County , Federal courts , Federal investigations , Kevin Krause , U.S. Attorney by Kevin Krause . Bookmark the

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  17. County to expand area government centerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    Denton County commissioners are using $2.6 million to address some growing pains at the Sandy Jacobs Government Center in Carrollton. On the planning list for the last few years, county officials finally have the time and are using the funds to get it done.

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  18. Blotter: Firefighters respond to morning blaze in DentonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... of a firearm and possession of marijuana greater than 4 ounces less than five pounds. The man now sits in the Denton County Jail in lieu of a $115,000 bond, according to Denton County records. Denton firefighters responded to one building fire, one ...

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  19. Residents step up to debateRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    Although the representatives in support of Denton's proposed fracking ban pulled out of what had been a bipartisan-sponsored forum Tuesday night, opposing voices were heard from two residents in attendance who sat on the panel opposing Denton attorney Richard Hayes, representing the anti-ban side of the debate. Michael Hennin and Alma Walker had been sitting in the audience at the Denton County Elections Office when Denton County Republican Party chairwoman Dianne Edmondson asked if anyone wanted to speak in support of the ban.

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  20. Bartonville to decide on water towerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... of the initial lawsuit in March 2013, but Armey is continuing the fight. The case is currently being heard in Denton County. At tonight's meeting, Planning and Zoning Commission members could table the subject of the water tower for another meeting, ...

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