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.
A Denton pharmacist and her husband are both under arrest, accused of money laundering and diverting controlled drugs.
A high school journalism teacher who taught in Denton has been charged with sexual exploitation of minors over alleged suggestive cell phone contact with a Louisiana boy.
The ban on texting and driving in Denton goes into effect Tuesday.
A hot sauce is getting a fiery reaction in Denton. On Monday, a Denton delegation took a tour of Sriracha’s plant in southern California. The group is trying to convince the CEO of Huy Fong Foods to expand his hot sauce factory to North Texas.
There is a fight to woo the company behind Sriracha hot sauce out of California and into North Texas, and it heats up on Monday as Denton officials visit the sauce’s creator.
Denton Police have issued a Silver Alert for 70-year old Nita Watkins who has been diagnosed with a Cognitive Impairment.
Denton is trying to grab business from California. The city plans to make a pitch to the maker of the popular Sriracha chili sauce next week. City officials spoke about their pitch.