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Denton High School brings jobs, careers and schools to students  Denton Record Chronicle

It was not a normal day in the Denton High School gymnasium. High school students picked at their sack lunches while scanning job applications or talked ...



School board gets first glimpse of new Denton High plans  Denton Record Chronicle

Denton High School will have a new home. Now we know what it will look like. The Denton school board got its first glimpse at the plans for the new high school, ...



Parent recorded assistant principal of Denton High School saying N-word  WFAA.com

Audio recorded by a parent of a Denton High School student captured Assistant Principal Howard Palmer confirm he said the N-word when asking two students ...



Denton High Asst. Principal Howard Palmer Is Out After Investigation Into Racially Offensive Language On Recording  CBS Dallas / Fort Worth

DENTON, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – Denton ISD said Denton High School's Assistant Principal Howard Palmer will not return to the school district after a ...



Longtime Denton coach, UNT Hall of Famer Dwain Bean dies at 77  Denton Record Chronicle

Dwain Bean taught a host of lessons to generations of students in Denton. He taught some to golf, others to play football and even more how to drive, including ...



Denton high school teacher had sex with student in her classroom, police say  Dallas News

A John H. Guyer High School teacher turned herself in to Denton police amid accusations that she'd had sex with a male student in a...



Denton school board appoints four administrators to new positions  Denton Record Chronicle

With a single vote, four Denton ISD administrators were officially appointed to new positions during Tuesday night's school board meeting.



Investigation still ongoing into assistant principal's use of racial slur  Denton Record Chronicle

Howard Palmer, assistant principal at Denton High School, is still on leave following allegations of racism.



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 ...



One student arrested at Braswell High School on charge of making terroristic threat  Denton Record Chronicle

This story has been updated multiples times with comments from Little Elm police, Denton ISD officials and parents. LITTLE ELM — Little Elm police arrested a ...



Denton High students bring the magic to 'Cinderella'  Denton Record Chronicle

Thomas Stratton, Denton High School theater director, prides himself on teaching students through hands-on experience.



Neighborhood not pleased with Denton ISD's plans for Wilson Elementary  Denton Record Chronicle

Kara Brown's life is about to change. Plans for the construction of the new Woodrow Wilson Elementary were formally revealed at the Feb. 26 Denton school ...



Denton ISD official says he is pleased with handling of lockdown  Denton Record Chronicle

Denton ISD Area Superintendent Jeff Russell, all things considered, says he believes the potential shooter situation this week at Braswell High School was ...



Teachers prized for giving back: Denton ISD names year's top educators  Denton Record Chronicle

Hundreds of teachers, administrators, family and friends filtered past new cars parked inconspicuously near the steps leading into the LaGrone Advanced ...



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 ...



Principal named for new Denton ISD elementary  Denton Record Chronicle

Lorena Salas was unanimously confirmed as principal for Denton ISD's new Union Park Elementary School during the Denton school board meeting Tuesday ...



Baseball: Rumfield family has Denton in position to claim second straight district title  Denton Record Chronicle

Denton baseball coach Toby Rumfield and his son, sophomore Justin Rumfield, left the baseball field together on March 26 just as they had after countless ...



2018 Year in Review: School campus issues brought to light this year  Denton Record Chronicle

Whether it was a complaint over cafeteria food or a school scandal that divided an entire town, 2018 was the year of bringing campus issues to light. Some of ...



Denton High band trailer stolen | Crime  Denton Record Chronicle

Denton Bronco Band directors and students had a trailer stolen late Sunday night.



Guyer soccer team honors Denton family of teenage boys who died in crash  Denton Record Chronicle

Guyer High School students were dismissed from class early Thursday afternoon to attend a soccer tournament missing a player.



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.



Fred Moore principal dies after cancer battle | News  Denton Record Chronicle

This article was last updated at 6:04 p.m.Marilyn Rabsatt, head principal at Fred Moore High School, has died. She was 49.



Ex-TCU player, Denton High grad, who died on the court, now says friends' prayers worked a miracle  Denton Record Chronicle

FORT WORTH — Prayers work. Just ask Johnny Pate.



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 reveals renovation plans for Strickland campus  Denton Record Chronicle

The Strickland Vikings are getting some much-needed upgrades over the next three years.



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 ...



Insight Denton: What's the star and triangle on the Denton PD patch?  Denton Record Chronicle

It's the Golden Triangle, of course. Denton Police Department uniforms come with a patch that includes the shape of Texas with the words “DENTON” and ...



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 ...



Baseball: Denton emerges as early District 8-5A leader; Argyle remains No. 1 in Class 4A  Denton Record Chronicle

Denton continued its strong start under first-year coach Toby Rumfield last week as the Broncos swept Justin Northwest to improve to 4-0 in District 8-5A, joining ...



Alexander Elementary gets new principal | Denton ISD  Denton Record Chronicle

Approved by a unanimous vote of the Denton school board Tuesday night, Lindsay Henderson will be the new principal of Alexander Elementary School.



Denton ISD school board election canceled | Education  Denton Record Chronicle

Denton ISD won't be featured in upcoming May elections following a unanimous school board vote on Feb. 26.



2019 Denton Arts & Jazz Festival schedule | Education  Denton Record Chronicle

What: 2 1/2 days of music, fine arts, food and family fun.



Football: Denton-area final stat leaders | Sports  Denton Record Chronicle

The 2018 Texas high school football season won't officially wrap up until late Saturday night after the Class 6A Division I state championship game between ...



Signing day: 21 DISD athletes advance to collegiate level  Denton Record Chronicle

While a large portion of Guyer's 2019 signing class made things official on early signing day back in December, the Wildcats celebrated 10 additional signees ...



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.



Vigilance on campus: How schools assess threats and what they tell parents  Denton Record Chronicle

A 13-year-old makes a hit list with the names of his classmates. A 17-year-old posts threats on social media. Two high schoolers bring a loaded gun to school.



Girls soccer: Denton, Braswell battle to draw | Sports  Denton Record Chronicle

LITTLE ELM — On senior night at Braswell, the Lady Bengals were hungry to avenge a 2-1 loss to Denton back on Feb. 5. The Lady Broncos entered Tuesday's ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



Jury finds 2 ex-high school football players liable in sexual assault of 14-year-old girl, awards $32 million  Denton Record Chronicle

A Denton County jury Thursday found two former high school football players liable in the aggravated sexual assault of a 14-year-old girl and awarded a total of ...



Denton Community Job Fair set for Thursday | News  Denton Record Chronicle

The annual Denton Community Job Fair will take place from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. March 28 at the Denton Civic Center, 321 E. McKinney St.



In the Schools: Feb. 13, 2019 | Education  Denton Record Chronicle

Students advancing to national convention. Eleven students from Aubrey Middle School placed among the top three competitors in various events during the ...



2018 Year in Review: A look at Denton's five biggest stories of the year  Denton Record Chronicle

The newsroom staff gathered up many of 2018's biggest headlines and asked Executive Editor Sean McCrory to do that thing that editors do well: nip, cut, slash, ...



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.



Baseball: Braswell looking to build on school's first district title  Denton Record Chronicle

Braswell baseball made school history last year when it became the first team to win or share the district championship in any sport.



Middle school craftsmen build shelves for mini libraries  Denton Record Chronicle

Collin Mills and Jakob Holzer built bookcases with the single-minded focus of craftsmen early Friday morning.



Bettye Myers, retired professor and dedicated community member, dies at 92  Denton Record Chronicle

Once Carine Feyten started her job as chancellor of Texas Woman's University in 2014, kinesiology professor Bettye Myers made an appointment to meet her.



Teen brothers killed in Hickory Creek crash | News  Denton Record Chronicle

Two teenage brothers were killed when their sport utility vehicle crashed into Hickory Creek, officials said Wednesday.



Krum ISD school board has four candidates for two positions  Denton Record Chronicle

Krum ISD might prove to be the most contentious local school board race this year. It stands out for several reasons, not least of which is because candidates ...



Denton City Council candidates tackle questions on culture of fear at forum  Denton Record Chronicle

Denton City Council candidates appeared to have hit their stride midway through the spring campaign, volleying questions straight from the audience Thursday ...



Baseball: Argyle, Denton remain district leaders | Sports  Denton Record Chronicle

As teams approach the halfway point of the district baseball season, Denton and Argyle remain the only two Denton-area teams in first place in their respective ...



Girls basketball: Guyer, Ponder, Aubrey continue playoff runs in area round  Denton Record Chronicle

After putting together one of its most impressive performances of the season in a convincing win against Flower Mound Marcus, the Guyer girls basketball team ...



We're Denton Dammit - April 11, 2019 | Entertainment  Denton Record Chronicle

EDITOR'S NOTE: An earlier version of this story misspelled the late Jayson Wortham's name.



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 ...



Denton ISD hires Hines, Kiser as assistant athletic directors  Denton Record Chronicle

With Eric Lokey set to retire at the end of the spring semester, the Denton school district announced the hiring of two assistant athletic directors at Tuesday night's ...



Another veteran suicide. This time in Denton. | Life  Denton Record Chronicle

It happens here in Denton, too. Authorities say 20-year-old Colton Gawlik, a member of the Illinois Army National Guard who moved here to further his Army ...



Swimming: Five Denton ISD swimmers headed to state meet  Denton Record Chronicle

Braswell's Alexa Barnes, Paul Santibanez and Dakota McLean are veterans of the UIL state swimming and diving meet and are headed back for the second ...



Officials confirm tornado touched down briefly in Denton  Denton Record Chronicle

A tornado briefly touched down Tuesday evening northeast of the Texas Woman's University campus, National Weather *Service* officials confirmed, but by ...



Unshakable: A family finds footing in a Denton motel  Denton Record Chronicle

Ezra Nunez woke up on Nov. 6 with a bad case of the wiggles. It was, after all, his seventh birthday.



Baseball: Argyle remains No. 1, Liberty Christian ranked No. 4 in March 18 poll  Denton Record Chronicle

With spring break in the rearview mirror and district play starting to heat up, Argyle and Liberty Christian checked in as the only Denton-area teams in the top 25 ...



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 ...



In the Schools: April 10, 2019 | Education  Denton Record Chronicle

To meet an expanding high school FFA program, Aubrey school district workers and students broke ground on a new agricultural science facility on Saturday.



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 ...



Track and field: Denton ISD teams excel at area meet  Denton Record Chronicle

KELLER — The Ryan boys sure didn't have any issues carrying their momentum from the district meet two weeks ago into Thursday's District 7-5A/8-5A area ...



Denton Life and Fun | Best Of Denton  Denton Record Chronicle

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Track: Denton, Ryan, Braswell combine to send seven to regionals on Day 1 of area meet  Denton Record Chronicle

Denton, Ryan and Braswell combined to send seven athletes to the Class 5A Region I meet Wednesday morning on the first day of the District 7/8-5A area meet ...



Baseball: Raiders set for one-game playoff against Colleyville Heritage  Denton Record Chronicle

Colleyville Heritage is in the playoffs almost every year. This year, in particular, it has a chance to stick around for a while.



What we're watching for in 2019 | Year in Review  Denton Record Chronicle

Here are the stories your tiny but mighty Denton Record-Chronicle newsroom will be watching in 2019:



External investigation exonerates Krum ISD officials in grading scandal  Denton Record Chronicle

A third-party investigation into improper grade changing at Krum High School essentially absolved school officials of any wrongdoing, but some community ...



Guyer's Keese named finalist for national strength coach of the year award  Denton Record Chronicle

When Kyle Keese and Bryan Kegans were looking for ways to grow their strength and conditioning program at Guyer in 2010, the two young coaches reached ...



In the Schools: April 17, 2019 | News  Denton Record Chronicle

Staff lounge gets a welcomed makekover. Faculty and staff at Ginnings Elementary School had their drab lounge updated this past weekend. Principal Cornelius ...



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 ...



Weather cancellations | News  Denton Record Chronicle

This was updated at 4:35 p.m.. The city of Denton has canceled tonight's meeting of the Planning and Zoning Commission. All classes today at the University of ...



Norah Jones: From Denton to stardom | News  Denton Record Chronicle

It is the late 1990s, and University of North Texas student Norah Jones stands near the Square in Denton with her friends from the university's jazz department.



Three vie for Denton City Council Place 3 post  Denton Record Chronicle

The ink had barely dried on campaign paperwork before local political junkies started calling Denton's District 3 race the one to watch in the May 4 election.



We're Denton Dammit - April 18, 2019 | Entertainment  Denton Record Chronicle

Denton Bach Society recently named the winners of the 2019 Competition for Young Musicians. Christian Luevano won the instrumental division on the double ...



UNT adding free Russian language program for students  Denton Record Chronicle

Applications are open for a new program for high school and college students to spend a month in a free intensive Russian language course at the University of ...



Soccer Playoff Notebook: Area teams open postseason play Thursday  Denton Record Chronicle

Guyer has been waiting for a chance to get back onto the field in the postseason since falling to Trophy Club Nelson in heartbreaking fashion in the bi-district ...



Denton native joins 'Twelfth Night' cast in NYC  Denton Record Chronicle

Ryan High School and University of North Texas alumnus Daniel Garcia continues in his acting career.



Mother, friends warned police about Isaac Warriner | News  Denton Record Chronicle

People were trying to warn Denton police and other authorities about Isaac Warriner in the months leading up to the discovery of his mother's body, 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 ...



Passing grades: What we know and what we don't about the Krum ISD grading scandal  Denton Record Chronicle

The latest chapter in the Krum ISD grading scandal is expected to come to a close Wednesday evening as the district publicly discloses the findings of an ...



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 names new auditor | Denton County  Denton Record Chronicle

Jeff May, the current auditor for Collin County, will be Denton County's new auditor effective April 1.



Hail hits parts of Denton County | Weather  Denton Record Chronicle

Parts of northern Denton County reported hail as large as golf balls on Sunday.



The Watchdog: In Krum ISD, officials blame social media for rumors that hurt their credibility  Denton Record Chronicle

Watchdog, what's going on in Krum ISD? The little town west of Denton is split over allegations that school board members and administrators engage in ...



Two candidates eye spot on Lake Dallas ISD board  Denton Record Chronicle

Lake Dallas voters will have two big decisions to make regarding the town's school board: Who will take Place 7, and will the district get its bond money?



Incumbent faces challenger in Denton's District 4 | News  Denton Record Chronicle

Longtime Denton businessman and City Council incumbent John Ryan faces a challenge in his reelection bid from Emily Meisner, a stay-at-home parent and ...



Argyle ISD hires new principal, but construction worries pile up  Denton Record Chronicle

ARGYLE — Argyle ISD school board members approved a new principal for Argyle Intermediate School and worried over slow construction during its meeting ...



Girls basketball: Guyer locks down Marcus for first playoff win since 2014  Denton Record Chronicle

Guyer coach Aimee Kilgore admitted she was a bit nervous in the moments prior to Monday night's bi-district playoff game against Flower Mound Marcus.



Diploma mill masquerades as University of Denton | Education  Denton Record Chronicle

People in Denton know about Texas Woman's University and the University of North Texas, but they have probably never heard of the University of Denton, ...



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 ...



Denton police say son is suspect in mother's death  Denton Record Chronicle

A man in his 20s is the suspect in his mother's death, Denton police said Monday.



McKinney, Harmon, Wilson named MVPs of DRC All-Area Basketball Team  Denton Record Chronicle

There was never much doubt as to which players were going to walk away with the Denton Record-Chronicle's 2019 All-Area Basketball Team MVP awards.



Early Signing Period: Guyer celebrates 17 signees across athletic program  Denton Record Chronicle

With a total of 17 student-athletes signing to continue their athletic careers at the collegiate level Wednesday morning at Wildcat Gymnasium, Guyer led the way ...



Softball: No. 2 Aubrey one win from district title  Denton Record Chronicle

The race for the Texas high school softball playoffs is heating up as the regular season draws to an end, and Aubrey — No. 2 in Class 4A — remains.



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 ...



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 ...



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