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Blotter: Two hospitalized after crash on I-35E in Denton

A woman's head appeared to be "deformed and caved in" after a single-car crash early Monday morning in Denton in the 2400 block of southbound Interstate 35E, according to Denton police spokesman Shane Kizer. Kizer said the woman and male driver were both taken to Medical City Denton, but said he did

DENTON RECORD-CHRONICLE - 2018-03-20 22:31:31

Fort Worth couple opens 'pay what you can' restaurant featuring great food, no prices

The busiest tables at lunch in Fort Worth these days may be at a new place called Taste Community Restaurant. That's because some of the best food in town is served here, yet some people don't even pay for their meals. And that's fine with the owners. Opened on the Near Southside last December, the

DALLAS NEWS - 2018-03-20 12:30:00

Fifth explosion in Texas has investigators hunting possible serial bomber

SCHERTZ,TX (RNN) - FedEx has confirmed in a statement that a package detonated at a San Antonio-area FedEx ground facility early Tuesday morning. The company also confirmed that the person responsible for sending it also shipped a second package, which has now been secured and turned over to law en

ATHENS DAILY REVIEW - 2018-03-20 21:09:59

There's a new Lottery millionaire in Fort Worth. But who is it?

A Fort Worth resident is the state's newest millionaire, courtesy of the Texas Lottery. But we may never know who he or she is, because the person who won $1 million on the $1,000,000 Big Money scratch-off ticket chose to remain anonymous. A state law passed by the Texas Legislature last year lets l

FORT WORTH STAR-TELEGRAM - 2018-03-19 16:32:00

Fort Worth woman faces intoxication manslaughter charge in passenger's death

A Fort Worth woman was arrested early Sunday morning and faces a charge of intoxication manslaughter in the death of Asly Soto, 23, according to police. Denise Soto, 21, drove a white Jeep into a tree near 3200 Deen Road shortly after 2 a.m. , police said. The wreck resulted in the death of her pass

FORT WORTH STAR-TELEGRAM - 2018-03-19 14:47:00

Denton Trading Company opening soon on the Square

Home decor enthusiasts can soon save a trip down U.S. Highway 377. Popping up next to West Oak Coffee Bar on the downtown Square is Denton Trading Company, a sister store to the Roanoke-based Roanoke Trading Company. The store will have men's and women's clothes, kitchen decorations, candles, lotion

DENTON RECORD-CHRONICLE - 2018-03-19 22:56:59

Blotter: Woman blacks out from assault before running to Denton fire station for help

A woman said she blacked out several times Sunday while her husband beat her in a car as they drove down the interstate in Denton, according to a police report. The woman, 32, was eventually able to run for help at a nearby fire station in the 4200 block of Vintage Boulevard before she was taken to

DENTON RECORD-CHRONICLE - 2018-03-19 22:13:07

First-grader takes unloaded BB gun to Southlake elementary school

A first-grader took an unloaded Airsoft BB gun to a Southlake elementary school Monday morning, police say. School officials and a resource officer were notified after the 7-year-old showed the BB gun to other students, Southlake police said. No threat was made, Carroll ISD officials said. Because o

DALLAS NEWS - 2018-03-19 17:50:17

WATCH IMPLOSION: Fort Worth Westchester high rise to come down

The 12-story Westchester Plaza building in Fort Worth is set to come down around 8 a.m. Sunday. The 12-story Westchester Plaza building in Fort Worth is set to come down around 8 a.m. Sunday. On your mobile device? Click here to watch the building implosion. The building located at 8th and Pennsyl


4th Austin Serial Bomb a 'Higher Level of Sophistication'

FBI sends 350 agents and additional bomb squads to Austin; reward raised to $115,000 Fear escalated across Austin Monday after the fourth bombing this month -- this time, a blast triggered by a tripwire that demonstrated what police said was a "higher level of sophistication" than the package bombs


Girl sexually assaulted by her manager at Dallas Long John Silver's, lawsuit alleges

A Dallas woman says her 16-year-old daughter was sexually assaulted by a manager at a Long John Silver's in September while she was on the job, according to a lawsuit filed this week. Jeremiah Wayne Turner (Dallas County Jail) Jeremiah Wayne Turner, 28, was arrested Feb. 22 and charged with sexu


WATCH: Denton County Sheriff Ashamed After "Arrest Of One Of Our Own"

DENTON, Texas - Officials revealed Wednesday that a sergeant with the Denton County Sheriff's Office has been arrested on child sex charges. In a press release statement Sheriff Tracy Murphree said Patrol Sergeant West Jordan was arrested on Tuesday by the Tarrant County Sheriff's Office Internet Cr


Blotter: Woman accused of shoplifting had six warrants

A loss prevention employee at Walmart on Loop 288 told police a woman had put clothing inside her purse and attempted to leave the store without paying for the items. The woman was also found to have six active warrants from Denton police for driving-related offenses, according to a police report. S


Dallas Police Searching for 38-Year-Old Woman

Dallas police are asking for the public's help in finding a missing 38-year-old woman. Ruth George was last seen Saturday at 2 a.m. in the 9900 block of Ridgehaven Drive, police said. She is described as a 5-foot-5 white woman with brown hair and blue eyes, police said. She was last seen wearing a g


Blotter: 55-year-old Denton woman found dead in bath tub

A 55-year-old Denton woman was found by her family dead in a bath tub in the 1000 block of Ector Street on Friday, according to a Denton police report. Officers and paramedics responded to a call at approximately 8:30 a.m. about the woman found unconscious after being submerged in a bath tub for an


Mobile home falls on man

TO THE CHOPPER - A man is rolled on a gurney to Air Evac Lifeteam 68 to be flown to Medical City Denton after a trailer home fell on him on Farm Road 407 at Martindale Lane Wednesday. Messenger photo by Joe Duty A man was flown to Medical City Denton from the intersection of Farm Road 407 and Martin


Good girl: Troublesome puppy turns into award-winning dog

Shiner was a trouble puppy - one of the worst puppies longtime dog trainer and her owner Mary Swindell had ever seen. NEED FOR SPEED - Shiner runs through the weaves at the Dancing Dogs agility course in Boyd. She and her owner/trainer Mary Swindell will compete at the AKC Agility Nationals next wee


Couple arrested after CPS home visit

Weatherford-Parker County Special Crimes Unit arrested a Weatherford couple following a CPS (Child Protective Services) home visit. The initial investigation stemmed from an anonymous tip about drug use inside the home where a child was staying. Deputies arrived at a residence in the 5300-block of


Miami pedestrian bridge collapses, killing four people, crushing cars

MIAMI - A newly installed 950-ton pedestrian bridge at Florida International University collapsed Thursday, crushing vehicles on a busy highway below and killing at least four people, officials said. First responders recovered at least four bodies from the scene, Miami-Dade County Fire Chief Dave Do


Fort Worth officer indicted, accused of attacking suspect during arrest

A Fort Worth officer accused of punching a suspect during an arrest will stand trial. A grand jury has indicted officer Jon Romer, Jr. for allegedly hitting and choking Henry Newson in 2016 during an arrest, then trying to cover it up when speaking with investigators. Romer has been charged with off