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Denton County Newswire

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  1. DCTA looks at cost of repairsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Denton Record-Chronicle

    Getting Denton County Transportation Authority operations and facilities back to pre-flood condition is going to take time and money. Staff and board members have been discussing the financial impact of recent flooding on the agency's A-train rail and other areas that were damaged, as well as the estimated costs and time frame for repairs.

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  2. Water slows 35Express flowRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... bridge. Construction is ongoing at multiple locations along the expansion corridor from U.S. Highway 380 in Denton County to Interstate 635 in Dallas. Included is the Sam Rayburn Tollway/Interstate 35E interchange and demolition work in the ...

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    Thursday | Denton Record-Chronicle

    The Denton County District Attorney's Office acknowledged Thursday that it keeps a list of certified peace officers who are not allowed to testify in criminal trials because of their checkered histories, including criminal conduct, dishonesty and unprofessional conduct. The copwatch list is a "living and breathing" official document the Denton County District Attorney's Office creates and maintains with peace officer names added and removed on a case-by-case basis, said Michael Moore, chief of the felony trial division.

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  4. News Roundup: I'm Not Married to the IdeaRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 2 | The Daily WTF

    ... still have pens in Louisiana, so they're just printing the old forms and correcting the language by hand. Poor Denton County, Texas does not have pens , and didn't issue updated licenses until Monday. But the Kentucky County Clerk's Association is ...

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  5. Corinth police seek public help in identifying alleged mail thiefRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... at your front door." Anyone with information on the suspect is asked to call Corinth police at 940-498-2017 or Denton County Crime Stoppers at 1-800-388-8477. DentonRC.com is now using Facebook Comments. To post a comment, log into Facebook and then ...

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  6. Les Cockrell: July 4 blood drive to be at Golden Triangle MallRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... commander Don McMahill. The event will be from 10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at the post, 2501 Spencer Road. All Denton County veterans and their families are invited to attend. Members of Boy Scout Troop 9400, the Unit 71 Women's Auxiliary and Squadron ...

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  7. Driver given probation in manslaughter caseRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Wise County Messenger Online

    ... docket for next week. The wreck happened the afternoon of May 25, 2014, on Farm Road 51 at the Wise/Denton County line. Rose was behind a vehicle traveling southbound around 50 mph in the 70 mph zone on FM 51 when she attempted to pass the ...

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  8. Say Goodbye to the Party of Abe Lincoln, Hello To The New DixiecratsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Burnt Orange Report

    ... at all. Luckily, there were some conservative religious officials who took their oath of office seriously like Denton County Clerk Juli Luke. She said , "Personally, same-sex marriage is in contradiction to my faith and belief that marriage is ...

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  9. Texas Health Dept. Investigates Rise in Cyclosporiasis CasesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | NBC Dallas

    ... last two weeks. Five of the reported cases came in Dallas County. Collin County (3), Tarrant County (2) and Denton County (1) also reported cases. Cyclosporiasis is an intestinal illness caused by consuming food or water contaminated with the ...

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  10. Texas County Clerk Won't Be Issuing Gay Marriage Licenses -...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | TheBlaze.com

    ... scenarios, as they balance their faith with their official capacity. As TheBlaze previously reported, Denton County Clerk Juli Luke - who personally opposes gay nuptials - started granting licenses on Monday morning after originally declining to do ...

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  11. City turns eye to planningRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... only the beauty of the historic building, but also the closet-sized offices so many staff members work in. The Denton County Historical Commission is applying for a state historical marker for the building, first erected to serve as City Hall in ...

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  12. Texas Attorney General Ken PaxtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Houston Chronicle

    ... and county clerks throughout the state, in urban areas and elsewhere, are choosing to ignore it. Here's what Denton County Clerk Juli Luke said in a news release quoted by the Dallas Morning News : "Personally, same-sex marriage is in contradiction ...

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  13. County Clerks in Texas Denying Same-Sex Marriage Licenses?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | News Max

    ... lawsuit and the potential for damages would be substantial," said Coston. "I cannot do that to our taxpayers." Denton County Clerk Juli Luke said her office would issue same-sex licenses this week regardless of her religious beliefs, reported the ...

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  14. Recent editorials from Texas newspapersRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 30 | KSWO

    ... when asked to provide marriage-related services, such as issuing licenses or officiating at civil ceremonies. Denton County Clerk Juli Luke struck the right tone regarding Friday's ruling by stating, "Personally, same-sex marriage is in ...

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  15. Department Store Sex Trafficking RumorRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | New Urban Legends

    ... that news was nearly a year old: Moreover, the referenced article linked described a police crackdown on a Denton County human trafficking operation that did not involve abductions of victims from department store restrooms, the use of heroin to ...

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  16. More counties issuing same sex marriage licensesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Off the Kuff

    ... receive a marriage license. Several other counties in North Texas were awaiting "guidance" from AG Ken Paxton. Denton County, which had originally refused to issue same sex marriage licenses , has now become compliant with the law of the land. The ...

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  17. Editorial: Public servants' religious beliefs do not trump same-sex couples' rightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | Dallas Morning News

    ... when asked to provide marriage-related services, such as issuing licenses or officiating at civil ceremonies. Denton County Clerk Juli Luke struck the right tone regarding Friday's ruling by stating, "Personally, same-sex marriage is in ...

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  18. Right to wed reaches countyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    Austin Heitkamp, left, and Matthew Nelson hold hands as they say their vows during the first same-sex marriage ceremony performed by a Denton elected official on Monday, June 29, 2015. The Denton County Clerk's Office issued the first same-sex marriage license and a county elected official performed the first same-sex wedding.

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  19. Hood County Clerk still wona t issue same-sex marriage licensesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | Star-Telegram.com

    ... "Nobody has tried to get one, nobody has called about them ... other than reporters." Lang's decision came as Denton County's clerk began to issue the licenses in spite of her belief that marriage is the union of one man and one woman. And Collin ...

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  20. Texas AG: Clerks Can Deny Marriage Licenses on Religious GroundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | Advocate

    ... as those that include Dallas, Houston, Austin, and San Antonio, were issuing licenses to same-sex couples. Denton County Clerk Juli Luke, who had indicated Friday that she was awaiting Paxton's opinion, said Sunday that her office would join those ...

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