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Gainesville to compete in third 7-on-7 tourney
At Wichita Falls, the Leopards went 1-2 with a 19-13 win over Burkburnett, a 35-6 loss to Levelland and a 33-18 defeat at the hands of Boyd.
GISD feeding program in jeopardy
Each year, the Gainesville Independent School District sponsors free meals to kids and teens during summer break at area campuses as part of its Summer Feed program, according to Leslie Crutsinger, Gainesville ISD spokeswoman.
Father stopped, daughter arrested
While the vehicle was stopped, the driver’s daughter, Ariel Raylynn Jackson, arrived on the scene.
Court date set next month for Borden
According to Borden's indictment, on or about Oct. 23, 2010, he improperly touched a child younger than 17 years of age.
Data: Fewer Denton police cases cleared, but response time has improved
Denton Police Chief Lee Howell presented statistics to the Denton City Council earlier this week that suggest Denton police have been clearing fewer cases each fiscal year since 2014, despite the number of cases staying relatively consistent.The data, however, showed police response times for high-p
The Frank Buck Zoo’s small flock of flamingos had the answer forThursday’ssweltering Gainesville temperatures — a trip to the shady end of their wading pool.New at the zoo (left) are a three-week-old litter of six tenrecs, a small African mammal that looks like a hedgehog but is more closely related
Couple engaged after airline finds lost bag with ring
FRISCO, Texas (AP) — A couple were finally engaged after an airline lost their luggage that had the engagement ring inside.Ben Adams and Elizabeth Kahle were returning from Europe when their Iceland-based WOW flight to Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport was re-routed to Kennedy airport in New Y
Council OKs $1.16M project, O'Neal Street to be repaired
A unanimous vote authorized City Manager Barry Sullivan to sign a contract with Kimley-Horn and Associates for $115,000 to design, bid and provide construction services for the project.
Blotter: 13-year-old boy threatens family with a knife
A 13-year-old boy was charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon Thursday for threatening his family with a knife at their apartment in the 100 block of Duchess Drive, according to Denton police spokesman Bryan Cose.The suspect grew upset with one of his brothers after he did not let him b
Police respond to area home burglaries
According to information provided by McClinton Tuesday morning, there have been five home burglaries reported since the first of the month. During the June 1 to June 19 time frame last year, six burglaries of a habitation had been reported.
John Wiley Price's home burglarized on Friday
The home of Dallas County Commissioner John Wiley Price was burglarized on Friday, an aide confirms.Multiple Dallas police squad cars could be seen outside the home in North Oak Cliff on Friday evening.A Dallas police call log indicates there was a call about 5:30 p.m. Friday about a burglary at the
Blotter: Woman accused of assaulting, spitting on jailer
A woman reportedly spit on a civilian jailer and hit the jailer’s face during the booking process on Wednesday at the Denton City Jail, according to Denton police spokesman Bryan Cose.At the time, the jailer had been recording the woman’s fingerprints to book her on a charge of evading arrest. She h
A lucky customer won a $2 million lottery ticket at a Howe gas station
"I just can't hardly believe it. And then to win two million in the store that I am standing in right now? Its just crazy. Just unbelievable," said Robert McKinnis
Man with history of indecent exposure tried to undress 7-Eleven clerk, Denton police say
Victor McClendon, 50, was charged with attempted sexual assault and inference with a 911 call.(Denton County Jail )
Frisco's Transportation Strategic Plan focuses on technology, new partnerships | Community Impact Newspaper
During Thursday’s regular meeting, Frisco City Council approved a Transportation Strategic Plan that highlights five focus areas: construction, intersections, connectivity, partnerships and innovation.
Muenster's Stoffels reflects on state track meet
Stoffels had just earned second place in the 800-meter run, good for a silver medal, but he was also holding back sickness.
Man Hospitalized After Jump From Bridge Following Crash: PD
A man jumped off a nearby bridge into a gravel quarry after a two-vehicle crash on Interstate 820, officials said.MedStar says there was a two-vehicle crash near Old Decatur Road.Fort Worth police say the driver was not intoxicated and he was transported to a local hospital for a non-life-threatenin
School board gives OK to renovations
Board members unanimously agreed to pay Sanger-based EIKON Consulting Group $7,000 for consulting services. The fee does not include reimbursable expenses such as postage and all travel-related expenses which “shall be invoiced at cost plus 10 percent,” according to information passed out to board m
Motorcycle rider flown after being broadsided by SUV
DENISON, Tex. (KXII) -A driver was airlifted this afternoon after he was hit by an SUV.The man was driving a motorcycle heading north on Armstrong in Denison around 4 p.m. An SUV trying to turn left broadsided him.Air Evac took him by helicopter to a hospital. The rider was not wearing a helmet.It's
Fire Dept. tops Police in successful 'Battle'
“We are thankful for everyone coming out and the overwhelming support for Gainesville Fire and Police Departments,” Fire Chief Wayne Twiner said in an emailed statement. “We enjoy the friendly competition with the PD, but we are pleased the FD came out on top this year with the win. The true winners