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Denton, TX

Denton is a hip, vibrant college town north of Dallas/Ft. Worth, Texas and home to The University of North Texas and Texas Women’s University. Although it has grown into a large city you don’t have to travel too far to suddenly find yourself going back in time to it’s rural heritage. 148 more words

Denton County's Longest Serving County Judge Set To Retire

DENTON (CBSDFW.COM) – Denton County Judge Mary Horn announced Tuesday she will retire at the end of her current term.

Horn has served as County Judge since January 2002. 175 more words


Denton Uses Old Fashioned Paper Ballots ... Sort Of

DENTON (CBSDFW) – There are 468-thousand registered voters in Denton County and only two percent of those have voted.

This election day the voters are taking a step back in time and using paper ballots. 195 more words


Fort Worth Firefighter Wanted For Damaging American Flags

DENTON COUNTY (CBSDFW.COM) – A Fort Worth firefighter is wanted for tearing down and damaging two American Flags at the Denton County Courthouse.

The Denton County Sheriff’s Office says Michael James Wagemann was captured on surveillance video at around 1:55 a.m. 101 more words


Denton County Leaders To Discuss Confederate Statue's Fate

DENTON (CBSDFW.COM) – It has been just over a week since Dallas leaders had the Robert E. Lee statue removed from a city park. Now, another group of North Texas officials are considering taking similar action in their own area. 175 more words


Denton Man Fights For 17 Years To Have Confederate Monument Removed

DENTON (CBS11) – In a long and sometimes lonely fight, Willie Hudspeth says he’s been protesting the memorial to Confederate soldiers in Denton County’s courthouse square for 17 years. 349 more words


Ex-Marine Gets 44 Years In Prison For UNT Student's Death

DENTON, Texas (AP) — An ex-Marine has received a 44-year prison term after his conviction for murder in the New Year’s Day 2016 shooting of a 20-year-old University of North Texas student. 123 more words