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Family waiting for answers in teen's death near Old Alton Bridge  Denton Record Chronicle

Lermont Stowers-Jones did not come home last Monday night, his family left with questions on the week of Thanksgiving.



Nothing ruled out in inquiry over teen's death near bridge  Denton Record Chronicle

Law enforcement authorities have not ruled out anything in their investigation into the death of Denton High School senior Lermont Stowers-Jones, the Denton ...



At least one fled Old Alton Bridge after teen's disappearance  Denton Record Chronicle

At least one person left the scene after Lermont Stowers-Jones sank below the surface of Hickory Creek near Old Alton Bridge on Nov. 19, an official said ...



As questions remain, teen's family says goodbye Friday  Denton Record Chronicle

There is no age requirement to live a meaningful life, to make a difference in the lives of others. In Southeast Denton on Friday, dozens of people filled the ...



Denton High School  Denton Record Chronicle

A Denton High School football player reported to police Monday that after Friday's 63-34 loss to Grapevine High School, one of his teammates p… Read more.



Denton ISD secures land for new Denton High School  The Cross Timbers Gazette

Denton ISD has finalized an agreement to purchase about 150 acres in Denton for the future location of a new Denton High School. The new Denton High ...



Four men indicted on charges stemming from 2017 rape of 15-year-old girl  Denton Record Chronicle

Four men were indicted Thursday by a Denton County grand jury on sexual assault charges, according to the Denton County District Attorney's Office. All four ...



North Bonnie Brae improvements, new Denton High campus planned for fall 2022  Denton Record Chronicle

School and city staff say they are working toward a shared deadline for the August 2022 opening of a new Denton High School campus on the city's northwest ...



Blotter: Denton High football player says he was punched in the face by teammate after loss  Denton Record Chronicle

A Denton High School football player reported to police Monday that after Friday's 63-34 loss to Grapevine High School, one of his teammates punched him in ...



Blotter: Denton High School handles two threat reports  Denton Record Chronicle

Denton ISD resource officers reported two instances on Thursday of someone saying they overheard other students talking about guns at school, a police report ...



Voters gave OK for Denton ISD bond package. Now what?  Denton Record Chronicle

More construction is on the horizon in Denton ISD after voters overwhelmingly approved the district's $750 million bond proposal over the weekend.



Construction on Denton ISD elementary continues despite recent rains  Denton Record Chronicle

Rain may be good for plants, but it's bad news for construction. Dirt is moving on Denton ISD's 24th elementary school, Union Park, on the U.S. Highway 380 ...



Jill of all trades: Women take charge of Denton ISD ag science program  Denton Record Chronicle

Ellen Baker doesn't need help backing up a trailer, thank you very much.



Denton ISD plans summer bond sale as construction wraps on lingering projects  Denton Record Chronicle

Brace yourselves. The bond sales are coming. After nearly 10 percent of Denton ISD voters approved the $750 million bond package by a three-fourths margin ...



Former Denton ISD teacher accused of stalking fifth-grade student  Denton Record Chronicle

Parents have voiced concern about a former Denton ISD teacher's tutoring business after a district judge issued a protective order against her this summer at the ...



Denton ISD employees with law enforcement experience allowed to carry on campus  Denton Record Chronicle

The Denton school board unanimously approved a new policy Tuesday night that will allow certain employees with a law enforcement background to carry ...



No Denton County failures in new district rating system, but schools still aren't happy  Denton Record Chronicle

Denton County schools all passed the first test in the state's new accountability system, but local and state educators continue to resist the A-through-F labels ...



Growing their own: Denton ISD's Teach Denton program named finalist for higher education award  Denton Record Chronicle

Leah Zavala was in the middle of a lesson about what future teachers should do if the internet goes down when the internet went down temporarily in her ...



Pecan Creek parents voice concern over campus serving as polling place  Denton Record Chronicle

As school districts grapple with ongoing discussions about student safety, a group of Pecan Creek Elementary School parents say they are worried about their ...



Thomas hired as Denton girls basketball coach | Sports  Denton Record Chronicle

When Atraviya Thomas graduated from Denton High School in spring 2007, she was just months removed from another standout season on the hardwood.



Once again, Denton ISD budget sees local revenue grow while state funding dwindles  Denton Record Chronicle

Denton ISD officials put together another balanced budget for the upcoming school year, but they'll have to rely on increased local revenue to make up for a ...



Four Denton ISD campuses come under new leadership  Denton Record Chronicle

With the last day of school officially in the books, Denton ISD officials are playing the familiar principal shuffle as they look at campus leadership for the new ...



Denton ISD | dentonrc.com  Denton Record Chronicle

Jack Hodge was running around on his school playground one day when he noticed a house in the distance. What's more, he realized there was no …



University of Texas strong draw for Denton County's valedictorians, salutatorians  Dallas News

These are the 2018 valedictorians and salutatorians for public, private and charter schools in Denton County. (V) indicates valedictorian; (S) indicates ...



School board considers policy to allow former cops to carry on campus  Denton Record Chronicle

Certain employees could be carrying concealed weapons on Denton ISD campuses soon. During a Tuesday night board meeting, district officials discussed a ...



Denton County schools fare better than state when it comes to high school voter registration  Denton Record Chronicle

Denton-area schools seem to be doing a better job of following state voter registration laws than the rest of the state, according to a recent study from a Texas ...



Season tickets sales to begin for Denton ISD football  Denton Record Chronicle

Season ticket sales will begin for Denton school district teams Aug. 20 at C.H. Collins Athletic Complex and Denton High School.



Blotter: Denton High student not allowed on campus while authorities investigated gun threat  Denton Record Chronicle

Denton police filed a report Wednesday after it was alleged that a student threatened to bring a gun to school, according to a police report.



Girls soccer: Speight takes over for Monk at Denton  Denton Record Chronicle

After squeezing into the playoffs and eventually falling just short in the opening round against Haslet Eaton, the Denton girls soccer team returns all but two ...



Denton family of special needs child wants third-party probe after body camera footage surfaces  Denton Record Chronicle

A Denton family said they want a third-party investigation into the actions of Denton ISD employees after body camera footage surfaced of their child, who has ...



Baseball: Rumfield hired as Denton's new head coach  Denton Record Chronicle

After advancing to the playoffs and knocking off Saginaw Chisholm Trail to secure its first playoff series win in more than a decade, the Denton baseball program ...



Police bust drug sales, 9 suspects at house less than a mile from Denton High School  Star-Telegram

Denton police make nine arrests, seize three weapons and an unknown amount of drugs from a residence nestled between Denton High School and the ...



Girl Scout works to get historical marker for Fred Moore  Denton Record Chronicle

Thanks to a local Girl Scout, one of Denton's most revered educators could soon have a state historical marker next to the school that bears his name.



Denton ISD bond package addresses priorities  The Cross Timbers Gazette

by Jeff Williams and Lauren Baccus, Guest Columnists. On May 5, voters in the Denton school district will have the opportunity to vote for the future of our ...



Following national trends, Denton ISD employees see insurance rate hike  Denton Record Chronicle

cjones@dentonrc.com. DRC_Stock_Denton High School. Denton ISD's Denton High School. Denton ISD employees will see their health insurance costs rise ...



Braswell High School | dentonrc.com  Denton Record Chronicle

Denton ISD officials put together another balanced budget for the upcoming school year, but they'll have to rely on increased local revenue to… Read more.



Lewisville drug bust at Denton home nets five  Denton Record Chronicle

Five people were arrested on multiple drug charges Friday during a Lewisville police drug raid at a Denton home in the 400 block of Fulton Street, where ...



Denton ISD chided by city official following approval of armed staff policy  Denton Record Chronicle

Denton ISD saw delayed pushback last week to its newest policy that would allow former law enforcement officers to carry guns on campus, prompting a Denton ...



Graduation season kicks off with Fred Moore High School  Denton Record Chronicle

Graduating from high school can seem routine to some, a quick stop in the road on the way to something else. But for 18 Fred Moore High School Dragons, their.



Football: Denton travels to take on Carrollton R.L. Turner in search of first win  Denton Record Chronicle

While Denton is off to a frustrating 0-4 start, the Broncos' four opponents are a combined 13-3 on the season.



Ryan High School  Denton Record Chronicle

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — A Denton native is serving in the U.S. Navy at Naval Air Station Jacksonville, home to the newest maritime, patrol and re… Read more.



May the best robot win: Local robotics competition kicks off first contest in 5 years  Denton Record Chronicle

While some robots flipped and fell over, Bridgeport High School students drove their robot to victory Saturday at the University of North Texas Coliseum during ...



In the Schools: May 23, 2018 | Argyle ISD | dentonrc.com  Denton Record Chronicle

Every student at E.P. Rayzor Elementary met their reading goals at each leg of the Texas Motor Speedway's Speeding to Read contest, a feat that pushed the ...



Tech teachers unite at annual Denton conference | News  Denton Record Chronicle

Fredi Lajvardi got nervous in 2004 when he realized his students from Carl Hayden Community High School were about to beat Stanford University and the ...



Denton ISD reveals renovation plans for Strickland campus  Denton Record Chronicle

The Strickland Vikings are getting some much-needed upgrades over the next three years. Representatives from VLK Architects unveiled plans for new ...



Pilot Point buries two, reflects on the power of high school football  Denton Record Chronicle

On Tuesday, Vaughn and Johnson died together, leaving behind them a small Texas town that still cherishes the family-forging power of high school football.



Denton County first responders modify active shooter strategy as schools talk mental health  Denton Record Chronicle

A school shooting in Denton is a tragic prospect, but one that local officials have been forced to diligently plan for.



Football: Lone Star rips Denton | Sports  Denton Record Chronicle

FRISCO — Coming off a 28-point output last week against Lake Dallas, the Denton Broncos were hoping to get off to a quicker start to keep pace with the No.



Volleyball: Denton sweeps rival Ryan, still perfect in district  Denton Record Chronicle

It's difficult to beat a team three times in a season, especially when it's your chief rival. But the Denton Lady Broncos made that feat look easy Tuesday night ...



Taking a 10000-mile leap: Denton family moving to Asia to kickstart international school  Denton Record Chronicle

From left, Denton ISD employees Jessica Dean, Scott Dean and their son, Jackson Dean, are preparing to move to Malaysia in July to help open an international ...



In the Schools: July 4, 2018 | Aubrey High School  Denton Record Chronicle

Liberty Christian School. Graduate earns student of the year. +3. Peyton Jolley mug. Jolley. Courtesy. honor. Peyton Jolley, who graduated from Liberty Christian ...



Denton LULAC honors scholars at banquet | News  Denton Record Chronicle

The Denton League of United Latin American Citizens Council spent its weekend honoring outstanding Hispanic high school seniors and college students and ...



Football: Top safeties returning in the Denton area  Denton Record Chronicle

Safety may be one of the more talent-loaded positions among Denton-area schools this football season as two traditional powers, Ryan and Argyle, return a pair ...



2018 Fall and Halloween events | Entertainment | dentonrc.com  Denton Record Chronicle

Saturday, Oct. 6. 7 a.m. — Muenster Oktoberfest's Wurst Race 5K & Half Marathon benefits Sacred Heart Catholic School. $55 per person for groups to run the ...



Denton Buc-ee's open for business | News  Denton Record Chronicle

When Maddi, 11, and Sophie, 9, went to bed Sunday night, they had a plan to go to Buc-ee's with their dad right after school.



Lightfoot out as vice principal at Krum High  Denton Record Chronicle

KRUM — The Krum school district community remained deeply divided after a popular high school vice principal was ousted Thursday night.



New liberal arts school to open in former Community School space  Denton Record Chronicle

Benjamin Lyda knows he has a large amount of work to do in a short amount of time to get his new school ready for its August debut.



In the Schools: May 9, 2018 | Aubrey High School  Denton Record Chronicle

Students chosen to academic all-state lists. The Texas High School Coaches Association announced its academic all-state award winners late last week, and 16 ...



In the Schools: Sept. 19, 2018 | Education  Denton Record Chronicle

Local National Merit semifinalists named. A good number of area students were among the nation's 16,000 top high schoolers who advanced to the semifinals of ...



Football: Denton unravels after first-half taunting call in loss to Grapevine  Denton Record Chronicle

Denton has made it a habit this year of playing quality football but finding ways to swing games in favor of its opponent on only one or two plays.



Volleyball: Ponder, Argyle, Denton again ranked in latest TGCA poll  Denton Record Chronicle

After extending its winning streak to three games with wins against Braswell and Bridgeport, the Argyle volleyball team moved up one spot to No. 14 in the latest ...



Meet the Candidate: Lynn Stucky (R), Incumbent for TX House, District 64  Denton Record Chronicle

The Denton Record-Chronicle invited the candidates running for Denton County and state offices to an open house.



Volleyball: Denton climbs to No. 6 in TGCA poll  Denton Record Chronicle

After extending its winning streak to nine matches last week, the Denton volleyball team jumped to No. 6 in Class 5A in the latest Texas Girls Coaches ...



Football: Miscues doom Denton in homecoming loss to Frisco Independence  Denton Record Chronicle

At this point of the season, Denton coach Billy Miller said he was tired of using the same cliches after the game. He was done repeating the same sentiments, ...



Local property taxes won't stay with some local schools  Denton Record Chronicle

Three local school districts could send at least half a million dollars of property tax money back to the state this year.



Tip of the cap to new grads | News  Denton Record Chronicle

Denton and Guyer High School seniors went through graduation ceremonies Friday at the University of North Texas Coliseum.



Pre-K kids eat free this year in Denton ISD, across state  Denton Record Chronicle

Martha Roman briskly rolls a cart full of food down the hall at the Ann Windle School for Young Children. It's lunchtime, and the cafeteria worker knows the kids ...



Football: Denton shifts focus to August after state 7-on-7 ban  Denton Record Chronicle

As the Hurst L.D. Bell 7-on-7 state qualifying tournament progressed Saturday afternoon, Denton coach Billy Miller finally felt like his team was making the ...



Construction begins on sidewalks to Ryan High School  Denton Record Chronicle

Jagoe Public Co. is expected to begin soon construction of a sidewalk along East McKinney Street from Loop 288 to Ryan High School.



Denton County | dentonrc.com  Denton Record Chronicle

Carter BloodCare and the Greater Denton/Wise County Association of Realtors Inc. are teaming with several businesses to conduct four community…



Authorities investigating what caused 23-year-old man's death  Denton Record Chronicle

The man has been identified as 23-year-old Ngoc Le.



Denton mulls change to policies that affect LGBTQ community  Denton Record Chronicle

If there is such a thing as municipal flair, Denton has collected a lot for itself: as a Monarch City (the first in Texas), a Tree City (for 27 years),



Denton firefighters turn old hoses into school safety devices  Denton Record Chronicle

The Denton Fire Department recently came up with a no-cost solution to ongoing safety issues at some of Denton ISD's older campuses.



Democrats, colleagues remember Roddy Wolper, who died Wednesday  Denton Record Chronicle

This story has been updated to include information from the police about the man's death and with comments from some people who knew him. Roddy Wolper, a ...



Boys basketball preview: No. 1 Guyer set on competing for state title  Denton Record Chronicle

After spending most of last season as the No. 1 team in Class 6A, Guyer enters 2018-19 as the top 6A squad in Texas. But the Wildcats have a new.



STAAR scores bring mixed results for area districts  Denton Record Chronicle

Standardized tests scores were a mixed bag this year for Denton area schools, and some officials worry testing glitches might have negatively impacted some ...



Nonprofits team up for citywide school supply drive  Denton Record Chronicle

There's a saying that many hands make light work. For agencies preparing for the first-ever Denton Back to School Fair, many hands mean serving more ...



Krum ISD begins policy audit following allegations of grade tampering  Denton Record Chronicle

Krum ISD officials said they are launching an audit of school policies after allegations of grade changing surfaced at the high school campus and one ...



Weldon Burgoon, cherished shop owner and cowboy, dies at 88  Denton Record Chronicle

Many people have many things to say about Weldon Burgoon, a beloved Denton business owner and community member who passed away Tuesday at age 88.



Football: Ryan, Denton set to do battle in district opener  Denton Record Chronicle

Longtime rivals and district bunkmates Ryan and Denton couldn't be heading in more opposite directions so far this season, with the Raiders sitting pretty at 3-0 ...



Football: Calvary to open season Thursday after schedule change  Denton Record Chronicle

Scheduling changes forced Calvary to adjust its opener against Savoy, and the Lions will now be the first Denton-area team to kick off the season when they ...



Football: Guyer, Braswell to open practice Monday | Sports  Denton Record Chronicle

As the only two Denton-area teams to conduct spring practice this year, Guyer and Braswell have waited anxiously to hit the ground running in the fall while ...



Football: Ryan, Argyle ranked in preseason AP Poll  Denton Record Chronicle

With just more than two weeks remaining before the start of the 2018 football season, two familiar Denton-area powerhouses were on the preseason Texas AP ...



Mirrors, windows and sliding glass doors: School librarians prep for new school year  Denton Record Chronicle

Deanna Seigler hasn't had much of a summer break, but she doesn't mind.



Local nonprofit wins federal grant to operate after-school programs  Denton Record Chronicle

The Texas Education Agency recently awarded a critical, multimillion-dollar grant to a North Texas nonprofit that coordinates free after school programs for ...



Blotter: Denton chase ends in east Dallas early Sunday  Denton Record Chronicle

An hourlong police chase that began in Denton came to an end in east Dallas early Sunday when the driver's fuel tank ran empty, according to a report from ...



With reported measles case in Plano, Denton County advocates for vaccinations  Denton Record Chronicle

After a measles case broke out roughly 30 miles down the road last week, health officials say they're keeping an eye on the situation in Denton County.



Historian gives a rundown of Denton County's forgotten spots  Denton Record Chronicle

Local historian DJ Taylor shared his knowledge of lost or forgotten Denton County history with about two dozen interested Denton folks looking to hear some ...



Brief power outage blacks out UNT | News  Denton Record Chronicle

Thousands of Denton residents experienced a quick power outage when there was a problem with the Hickory substation Monday afternoon.



Past Lewisville High School students offer gift to present students  Denton Record Chronicle

In 1958, a group of seniors from Lewisville High School visited Washington, D.C, a trip none of them can forget. “I still, to this day, can't believe that we pulled it ...



Denton man accused of 'footsies,' yelling at crew member  Denton Record Chronicle

A Denton man touched a woman on a Southwest Airlines flight this week and then yelled at flight attendants after she moved to a new seat, causing the flight to.



North Texas Fair and Rodeo draws up plans for new $70 million expo center and fairgrounds  Denton Record Chronicle

The North Texas Fair and Rodeo is looking to change its location, but plans for the new fairgrounds encompass far more than just the signature event.



McMath Middle School jazz band adds another honor to its books  Denton Record Chronicle

They might be middle school students, but the McMath Middle School Tiger Jazz Band keeps landing honors.



Football: Argyle, Ryan again top 5 in Texas AP Poll  Denton Record Chronicle

After a weekend that featured few upsets among the state's elite, Argyle and Ryan remained unbeaten to maintain their spots near the top of The Associated ...



The quest for the big one: Guyer anglers head to state tournament  Denton Record Chronicle

There's a reason it's called fishing and not catching, something the Guyer High School bass fishing team has some experience with.



Football: Braswell excited to challenge unbeaten Lucas Lovejoy  Denton Record Chronicle

When it was all said and done the night of Sept. 20, after yet another weather delay even with the game being moved from Friday to Thursday to hopefully avoid.



O'Rourke stopping in Denton on Saturday | News  Denton Record Chronicle

U.S. Rep. Beto O'Rourke, the Democrat from El Paso challenging Republican U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz in the November election, is scheduled to be in Denton on ...



Volleyball: Denton's Headrick highlights success of area's new head coaches  Denton Record Chronicle

As Denton was preparing to face Lake Dallas on Tuesday and attempting to improve to 6-0 in District 8-5A, coach Cassie Headrick had the Lady Broncos do ...



Football: Denton looks to build on breakout performance as Grapevine comes to town  Denton Record Chronicle

Denton finally had the breakthrough performance it has been shooting for in a 48-7 win against Carrollton R.L. Turner last week, Denton's first opponent all ...



Weekend recap: Big wins for Argyle, Ryan, Lake Dallas highlight first week of football  Denton Record Chronicle

With the first week of high school football games in the books, it's sometimes easy to jump to conclusions. A win or a loss in the opening game of the.



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