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Stan's Place

There’s truly nothing like my friend Stan or the amazing place he calls home. Stan himself, as you might have gathered by looking at this photo, is a one of a kind individual who beats to a different drum and seems to care less about what others would think of him or his colorful life. 1,027 more words


Doctors Remind That It's Not Too Late To Get The Flu Shot

CEDAR HILL (CBSDFW.COM) – Dallas County Health and Human Services has reported that two more people have died from flu-related illnesses. That brings the total number to 69 flu-related deaths in Dallas County this season, and the season is not over yet. 125 more words


Dad Who Fled To Mexico With Son Gets 50 Years For Texas Death

DENTON (AP) — A man convicted of killing his ex-girlfriend at a North Texas business and fleeing to Mexico with their 4-year-old son has been sentenced to 50 years in prison. 116 more words


Denton County Leaders To Decide Fate Of Confederate Monument

DENTON (CBSDFW.COM) – After weeks of public meetings and debate, Thursday could be decision day regarding the fate of a Confederate statue in Denton. The large monument sits on the south side of the courthouse and features the phrase “Our Confederate Soldiers” etched in stone. 184 more words


Wheeler's Goat

Back in the 1870s, before barbed wire fences had become the norm and the Courthouse was much smaller, there was this goat who had all sorts of misadventures in-and-around the Denton County Courthouse-on-the-Square. 590 more words

Firefighters Battle 4-Alarm Fire In Denton Square

DENTON (CBSDFW.COM) – Firefighters in Denton battled a four-alarm fire in the historic downtown square.

Flames and heavy smoke could be seen from a building on Locust Street near Oak Street early Tuesday morning. 234 more words


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