Denton County Texas

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Two-Year-Old Boy Drowns In Denton Pool

A two-year-old boy drowned Saturday night in a pool in what Denton Police have deemed a tragic accident, a spokesman said.


A road construction crew works on a widening project. (credit: Getty Images/Joe Raedle)

Mother’s Fight To Save Lives Pays Off, U.S. 380 To Be Widened

Eva Czerniak lost her 17-year-old daughter in a crash along U.S. Highway 380 in Denton County last November. Now, after months of her campaigning to improve the road, the state has found the money to widen Highway 380 from the Wise County line to Interstate 35 in Denton.


Jenna Quinn, 24, speaks in Denton on April 12, 2011 in a seminar against sexual abuse.

UNT Student Open And Honest About Sexual Abuse

It’s a difficult story to tell, but Jenna Quinn of Carrollton says it needs to be told. Her speech was part of Denton County’s Crime Victim’s Rights Week Tuesday evening.


Jenna Quinn, a vocal opponent of sexual abuse, stands with Gov. Rick Perry.

UNT Student A ‘Voice For The Voiceless’

Jenna Quinn opened her Bible Tuesday and read some of her favorite passages. She said the words have guided her through the toughest of times, and given her the strength she needs to become a warrior against sex crimes.


Charles Stobaugh is charged with killing his estranged wife in 2004.

Charles Stobaugh Found Guilty Of Killing Estranged Wife In 2004

A Denton County jury found Charles Stobaugh guilty Wednesday of murdering his estranged wife, who was last seen at his Sanger home in 2004.


Charles Stobaugh is charged with killing his estranged wife in 2004.

Trial Begins For Sanger Man Charged With Killing Wife

The trial of a Sanger man who was charged with killing his estranged wife five years after she vanished began Monday at the Denton County Courthouse.


Bob Clifton, a former Denton mayoral candidate, was taken into custody Jan. 4, 2011 on bribery charges.

Denton Mayoral Candidate Arrested For Felony Bribery

Former Denton mayoral candidate Bob Clifton was arrested Tuesday on a felony bribery charge that alleges Clifton told Mayor Mark Burroughs that he would pull his name from last spring’s race for an undisclosed amount of money.