Denton County Newswire

Denton County Newswire

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  1. Oral arguments on Howard case set at Courthouse on the SquareRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Denton Record-Chronicle

    The Second Court of Appeals is set to hear oral arguments from John "Frank" Howard's defense team next month at the Denton County Courthouse on the Square. Howard, 55, filed an appeal after he was convicted last August by a Denton County jury for plotting to commit capital murder and paying numerous people to kill Nancy Howard, his wife of 30 years.

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  2. Blotter: Police arrest man found lying in roadwayRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... officials responded to an address in Pilot Point on Friday evening after a woman said she was bitten by a dog. Denton County sheriff's dispatchers handled 2,257 service and officer-initiated calls for the agencies they serve. Twenty-four people were ...

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  3. National Association of Professional Women Inducts Cara Vasquez, Owner...Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | PRWeb

    ... and empower each other. Awards & Accomplishments: Baking / Pastry Certification, El Centro College; Best of Denton County for three consecutive years for Best Dessert Menu; Best of Denton County Best Cupcake in 2014 and Best Cake Bakery in 2012; ...

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  4. Crownover plans - to exit on top'Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... and thought this would be a good time to exit on top and see what was next." District 64 covers a portion of Denton County, including Denton, Corinth, Hickory Creek, Krum, Lake Dallas, Lewisville, Sanger and Shady Shores. "I loved working with the ...

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  5. Denton County Meets with FEMA on Flood DamageRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | NBC Dallas

    ... Road near Justin. The winding two-lane road is in shambles. (Published Monday, Aug. 3, 2015) On Monday, Denton County Roads Commissioner Andy Eads said he and other leaders met with Federal Emergency Management Agency representatives to find out how ...

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  6. Crownover says she will not seek re-electionRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Chron

    ... has been a great privilege and honor serving in the Texas House of Representatives on behalf of the people of Denton County," she said. "I am proud of the work I have accomplished." Crownover, who has represented the district since 2000, said she ...

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  7. Peggy Heinkel-Wolfe: Filings are accessible, importantRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... make it easy to know important financial documents exist, let alone track them down, read and understand them. Denton County Justice of the Peace Joe Holland was so convinced no one would read his personal financial statement - a requirement of ...

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  8. Les Cockrell: Back-to-school giveaway to be at Rayzor Ranch MarketplaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... Cowen Street east on Main Street to Mill Street, then south to the Purnell Support Center in Lewisville. The Denton County Walk to end Alzheimer's is planned for Sept. 26, and organizers are inviting sponsors and teams to get on board. The walk ...

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  9. Battle over Texas confederate monuments heats upRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Al Jazeera

    ... an engraving of a eulogy for the confederacy, two water fountains are embedded in its pillars. say that the Denton County Office for History and Culture has no record that the fountains were ever hooked up to a water supply. "If the memorial is ...

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  10. Alleged shooter headed to trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... Nancy Howard's murder. He was sentenced to life in prison. He has filed an appeal. Lorence is currently in the Denton County Jail in lieu of $750,000 bail on charges of aggravated robbery and criminal conspiracy to commit capital murder, according ...

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  11. Briefly in the artsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... and Saturdays, with appointments available during August by request. Admission is free. Two-time Best of Denton County artist Carol Stoecker's new series Pet Portraits will be on display from now until Aug. 31 at the Barnes & Noble bookstore at ...

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  12. Old guitars get new life, for a good causeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Dallas Morning News

    Austin James Swarts works for Denton County Friends of the Family, a charitable outreach group that provides support and assistance in cases of domestic violence or sexual assault. Swarts, 27, handles donations for the group's thrift store and manages facilities.

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  13. Blotter: Charges pending in assaultRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... pushed to the ground and received treatment at a local hospital for neck and back injuries. According to the Denton County Sheriff's Office, jewelry with a total value between $500 and $1,500 was taken. 3700 block of North Josey Lane - A 59-year-old ...

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  14. Saturday, August 1 CalendarRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    9 a.m. to 1 p.m. - Denton Community Market at the Denton County Historical Park, on Mulberry Street near Carroll Boulevard. Weekly local artists and farmers market.

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  15. Farmer Bros. coffee company headquarters move started out as a top secret real estate dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | Dallas Morning News

    ... for several months before the company got down to business. Farmer Bros. negotiated economic incentives from Denton County for its new business complex, which will employ about 300 people. More than two dozen of the company's employees will be ...

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  16. Denton County Cities Plan West Nile SprayingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | NBC Dallas

    Several cities in Denton County reported mosquito samples testing positive for West Nile virus Friday and announced plans to spray the affected areas. Flower Mound, The Colony and Lewisville all had mosquito samples come back positive for the illness and have scheduled spraying in the coming days to combat the illness.

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  17. 'Absolutely Unbelievable': Texas Dad Ticked at 911...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | TheBlaze.com

    ... drivers repeatedly tried to run him off the road beginning in Fort Worth and ending in Northlake in Denton County, KTVT reported. Here's cellphone video from inside Kelly's vehicle showing part of what happened after he said he accidentally changed ...

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  18. Former UNT professor faces charges for child pornographyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    A Denton County grand jury returned a true bill of indictment for Quinn on July 24. According to the indictment, Quinn knowingly possessed two digital videos and seven digital images of child pornography on or about May 13, 2014. Venegas would neither confirm nor deny whether the files were on a university computer, but said the university was cooperating with the investigation.

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  19. Outdoor church expansion risk some Ponder residentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    The Denton County Cowboy Church is building a large indoor multi-purpose arena and event center on acreage behind its building. The enclosed arena will supplement the church's outdoor rodeo area to host rodeo and worship events, as well as community events for outside entities.

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  20. Estimated cost to haul statue nearby would be $15KRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... some protestors have suggested adding more information to the statue display. Peggy Riddle, director of the Denton County Office of History and Culture, supports this suggestion and said she thinks more information can help the community navigate ...

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