Lynn Sheffield Simmons: Argyle receives its second Little Free Library site
Argyle's second Little Free Library, "Take a Book-Leave a Book," was recently established outside Edward Jones Investments, 100 Country Club Road, Suite 100.
Anna Love: Look for healthier options at Denton dining spots
You can dine healthy anywhere with just a few strategies. Try these five tips when you eat out for the next month and see if you don't have looser-fitting clothes and less heartburn.
Sat May 18, 2013
Blotter: Police charge four suspects with robbery
Denton police charged four suspects, ranging in age from 16 to 26 years, with robbery Thursday after responding to a suspicious activity call in the 3400 block of Joyce Lane.
Fri May 17, 2013
Blotter: Report: Man flees scene after traffic stop
Reports show officers attempted to stop a white, 1997 model GMX Jimmy in the 1900 block of South Interstate 35E for a traffic violation.
Wed May 15, 2013
Blotter: Two men charged with aggravated kidnapping
Denton police charged two men with aggravated kidnapping in the 2700 block of West University Drive on Monday, reports state.
MAP: Gun-related incidents in Denton County
Here's a map that shows where gun-related incidents in Denton County have occurred since Jan.
Tue May 14, 2013
Blotter: Two men arrested after employees report theft
Employees at a local grocery store on Sunday night kept close watch on two men who attempted to steal more than $700 in merchandise, according to a police report.
Mon May 13, 2013
Flores looking to make changes
Newly minted Precinct 1 Constable Jesse Flores is looking to make a quick start to changes he feels will make his department more efficient and more visible in the community it serves.
Non-Voters The Majority
As busy Americans juggle jobs, household responsibilities, parenting and play dates, civic duties seem to be falling farther down the list.
Dallas Morning News
Frisco morning roundup for May 13, 2013
Saturday is the Frisco Community Awareness Night , a chance to get to know your neighbors and talk about crime prevention.
Les Cockrell: Center shows support for awareness week
Staff members from the Denton County MHMR Center visited the Denton Square Thursday to display green ribbons and post a sign for Children's Mental Health Awareness Week, which was observed May 5-11. Thursday was selected for the display because it is Children's Mental Health Awareness Day, a spokeswoman for the center said.
Sun May 12, 2013
Cooper Creek gets three new historical markers
Denton County Historical Commission officials held a dedication Sunday for three new historical markers in the Cooper Creek community, which lies just outside Denton city limits along Mingo Road.
Tankersley wins seat on Lake Dallas school board
Courtney Tankersley was elected to a full term in Place 7 on the Lake Dallas school board Saturday in the district's first contested race in five years.
Janet Laminack: Keep West Nile from making resurgence
Last year, Denton County had a high number of West Nile virus occurrences, along with the rest of the Dallas-Fort Worth metroplex.
Sat May 11, 2013
Dallas Morning News
Close races shaping up in Flower Mound, Lewisville, LISD
Denton County early voting results are showing some close races in the Flower Mound and Lewisville council elections and for a seat on the Lewisville school board.
Dallas Morning News
Rosiliere, liquor store supporters up big in early voting
The referendum to allow the stores inside Plano city limits is leading with more than 67 percent of the early vote.
The Garden Guru: Most critical mid-May tasks
It's pleasant working out in the landscape and garden this time of year, which is a good thing, because there are several important tasks that really must be addressed now if you hope to have a successful gardening season.
Fri May 10, 2013
Polls open today
Although not all cities and schools have elections in Denton County today, only about 2 percent of eligible voters cast ballots during early voting.
Blotter: Lewisville police warn of ongoing phone scam
According to a release issued by the Lewisville Police Department, residents have been reporting "phony" calls are being made to them from someone who claims to be with CoServ Electric.