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Denton, Texas is located in Denton County. Zip codes in Denton, TX include 76210, 76203, and 76204. The median home price in Denton is $209,900 which is roughly $84/per square foot. More Denton information.

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Les Cockrell: Mighty words to be read aloud for Constitution Day

The Benjamin Lyon Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution will sponsor a public reading of the U.S. Constitution at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Courthouse on the Square in Denton. The public reading in the Commissioners Courtroom is an annual event that commemorates Constitution Day.

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Sat Sep 13, 2014

Denton Record-Chronicle

Peso for your thoughts

Rodney Parker is of two minds when it comes to the 10th anniversary of his band, Rodney Parker & 50 Peso Reward. "God.

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Denton Record-Chronicle

Ties to the past

Cross ties have been unearthed as crews work on repairs to utilities under the 400 block of East Hickory Street, shown Thursday in Denton. Crews unearthing a century's worth of dirt and pavement on East Hickory Street have found cross ties from the city's first passenger rail systems, including the short-lived street cars that ran from the Square.

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Fri Sep 12, 2014

Denton Record-Chronicle

Parkland proposition a challenge

A house and property at 1305 Riney Road is shown Friday in Denton. The property is part of a possible land deal between the city and the SSR Group that involves swapping parts of North Lakes Park.

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NBC Dallas

Suspect Accused in Alleged Denton Assault Spree

Denton police say a man assaulted a 9-year-old, sexually assaulted a woman and went into someone's house in the span of about three hours early Friday. Denton police say a man assaulted a young girl, sexually assaulted a woman and then broke into a third person's house all in the span of about three hours early Friday.

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WFAA-TV Dallas

First West Nile and Chikungunya cases reported in Denton CountyFirst...

The Denton County Health Department reported the season's first human cases of West Nile Virus and the first case of Chikungunya virus. First West Nile and Chikungunya cases reported in Denton County The Denton County Health Department reported the season's first human cases of West Nile Virus and the first case of Chikungunya virus.

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Texas Highways

LSA Burger Tunes In

While Austin has dubbed itself the "live music capital of the world," Denton-home to the University of North Texas' renowned College of Music-quietly plays on as a world-class incubator of musical talent. With a rootsy vibe that locals describe as "Austin circa 1978," Denton has nurtured the careers of notable artists like Meat Loaf, Roy Orbison, Norah Jones, and recent Grammy winner Snarky Puppy.

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USA Today

Country legend Lynn Anderson charged with DUI

Country legend Lynn Anderson charged with DUI Country legend Lynn Anderson was arrested overnight in Nashville and charged with DUI. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1rZszyo Police arrested Anderson after she was involved in a crash around 9 p.m. Thursday on West End Avenue.

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Denton Record-Chronicle

Police warn of jury duty scam

Sgt. Danny Fletcher said officers received a handful of reports Thursday about someone alleging he is Investigator Mike Harris, badge No. 1080, and is calling because a warrant has been issued for their arrest after they missed jury duty.

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Denton Record-Chronicle

TWU reports steady figures

Texas Woman's University on Thursday reported its fall enrollment at 15,075 students at its campuses in Denton, Dallas and Houston. Enrollment numbers showed 12,372 students at the main campus in Denton compared with 12,422 last year - a decrease of 50 students.

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Thu Sep 11, 2014

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All things equine

The cowboy looks as if he traveled through time, sitting astride his white stallion, wielding a six-shooter and hitting target after target with a precision not seen since the wild days of the Old West, when infamous outlaws haunted the stagecoach trails. He wears a black cowboy hat and shirt, his chaps are worn and he holds his reins in one hand, his six-shooter in the other as he guides his horse around inflatable targets.

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Denton Record-Chronicle

Men behind the hoop skirts

Denton Community Theatre presents "Moonlight and Magnolias," a comedy based on the real-life rewrite of the classic film "Gone With the Wind." From left, Bill Kirkley portrays screenwriter Ben Hecht, Bryan Patrick plays executive producer David O. Selznick and Sterling Gafford plays film director Victor Fleming.

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Class learns about 9/11

On Wednesday, Ellis kicked off a three-day lesson at McMath Middle School in Denton when she attempted to teach students about the events of Sept. 11. "When you think of the phrase 9/11, the date, Sept.

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Wed Sep 10, 2014

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County GOP opens Denton headquarters

With the American flag to her back outside the window of her new office, Dianne Edmondson predicted a Republican sweep in the upcoming general election. The chairwoman of the Denton County Republican Party was one of the party members who passed through the new Denton headquarters Wednesday evening for the grand opening.

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Mentor Denton aims to increase its ranks

Mentor Denton is attempting to match 10,000 mentors with 10,000 at-risk youths from Denton ISD and is throwing a launch party tonight to inform the public about its initiative. The event is slated for 6 p.m. at East Side Denton, 117 E. Oak St. Event organizers say the party is an opportunity to learn more about Mentor Denton, sign up as a volunteer and hear from current mentors.

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NBC Dallas

"Mentor Denton" Program Launches 2nd Year

People in one North Texas community are trying to help 10,000 at-risk kids by simply giving them an hour of their time each week. The "Mentor Denton" just launched for a second year.

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Blotter: Police make arrest after seeing seat belt violation

A gold-colored Chevrolet sport utility vehicle was stopped by police Monday after officers noticed the driver was not wearing a seat belt. Denton police said that they observed a 28-year-old woman not wearing a seat belt and initiated a traffic stop while they were on patrol in the 3900 block of Morse Street.

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Wed Sep 03, 2014

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Les Cockrell: Fundraiser to benefit LaGrone students planned for Tuesday

Students and staff of the LaGrone Advanced Technology Complex will have a spaghetti dinner fundraiser from 5 to 8 p.m. Tuesday. The cost is $5 per plate and includes spaghetti, salad, bread and a cookie.

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Eli Young Band View CMA Nomination as Validation for Texas Artists

Though the news of their CMA Awards nomination was delivered rather unceremoniously this morning - via an email forwarded by their manager - the thrill is not lost on Eli Young Band.

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Denton Record-Chronicle

Blotter: Couple's dispute leads to woman's arrest

Officers were dispatched to an apartment in the 3200 block of Fallmeadow Street in reference to a domestic disturbance.

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