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Rodney Parker is of two minds when it comes to the 10th anniversary of his band, Rodney Parker & 50 Peso Reward. "God.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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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Updated: Sun Sep 14, 2014 10:34 pm
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