City council members in Denton on Tuesday night could have made history by approving a ban on fracking. But instead, voters will have the final word.
A North Texas community that sits on what’s believed to hold one of the biggest natural gas reserves in the U.S. may become the first city in the state to ban hydraulic fracturing.
One area in North Texas could make history on Tuesday night. Members of the Denton City Council could vote to ban fracking within city limits. The move would likely have a statewide impact.
The City of Denton will draw statewide attention Tuesday as it considers a petition to become the first city in Texas to ban fracking. If approved, the ban could have a ripple effect not only in the state but across the nation.
Denton will consider a petition to ban fracking at its public hearing on Tuesday.
Two University of North Texas football players have been arrested and charged with theft.
Wedding dresses from 1844 through present day are featured in a new exhibit in Denton, showcasing the changing styles of American brides throughout the years.
For more than a decade, Denton has drawn its lifeblood from the huge gas reserves that lie beneath its streets. But this former farming center is considering a revolt.
Documents show the University of North Texas improperly obtained $83.5 million in state money for employee benefits and salaries over more than 10 years ending in April.
A UTA professor has been suspended with pay after being accused of money laundering.
Jesse Patino, 26, has won millions of dollars on a scratch-off lottery game.
A federal judge has ordered a former North Texas high school journalism teacher to remain in custody in an investigation of alleged sexual exploitation of minors.