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The Rundown on Master-Planned Communities

New construction has swept North Texas by storm and builders are catering to buyers ranging from first-time homeowners to executives and large families. These builders are developing master-planned communities that feature amenities such as clubhouses and bike trails to create a strong sense of community and an oasis from the hustle and bustle of Dallas. 675 more words

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Large Hail Hits North Texas: 'Thought I Was In A Horror Movie For A Minute'

CELINA, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – It was a scary evening in in parts of Denton County as strong winds, rain and large chunks of hail pounded the area. 166 more words

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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