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Former Guyer teacher indicted on charge of improper relationship with student  Denton Record Chronicle

Jeana Wesson, a former Guyer High School teacher, was indicted Thursday on a charge of improper relationship between an educator and a student.



An assault and 'Reclaim America' chants: Denton bars have troublesome weekend  Denton Record Chronicle

This story has been updated. The general manager of Harvest House said he was punched in the face and called an anti-Semitic slur Sunday night, after he ...



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, ...



Calendar: Aug. 15-21 | Denton Time  Denton Record Chronicle

7 a.m. to sellout — Denton County Farmers Market on Carroll Boulevard at Mulberry Street. Visit www.dentonfarmersmarket.com.



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 ...



Denton High assistant principal retired, didn't resign in wake of racist remarks  Denton Record Chronicle

Newly acquired records show that Howard Palmer, a former Denton High School assistant principal, did not resign following allegations of racist remarks — he ...



Denton ISD has busy summer construction schedule | News  Denton Record Chronicle

While the finishing touches are added to Denton ISD's Union Park Elementary School, summer construction projects are popping up across the district.



Denton ISD high school graduation times, dates and places  Denton Record Chronicle

Wednesday will mark the first Denton ISD graduation of the 2019-2020 school year. Through Friday, five district high schools will host graduations on the ...



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 ...



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.



In the Schools: May 29, 2019 | Education  Denton Record Chronicle

District names grads at the top of their class. During May 22-24, high school seniors across Denton ISD walked across stages to receive their diplomas. Instead ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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.



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 teacher arrested on charge of improper relationship with a student  Denton Record Chronicle

This story was last updated at 2:40 p.m. Thursday. This story has been updated to reflect that Wesson has not been teaching at Guyer High School since Monday ...



We're Denton Dammit: May 30, 2019 | Denton Dammit  Denton Record Chronicle

After we learned that the Denton County Transportation Authority's on-time performance has dipped for buses this year, we got curious: What do others consider ...



Friends, family, players honor and remember Denton football coach Simmons at memorial service  Denton Record Chronicle

Stories, laughs, tears and hugs were in abundance Monday night at Denton High School at the memorial *service* of football coach Martin Simmons, who died ...



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 ...



Pat Guyer remembered as smiling, caring woman | Denton ISD  Denton Record Chronicle

Frances Vivian Perry “Pat” Guyer died on June 2 — less than four months away from her 100th birthday.



Recording captures moment Denton High assistant principal says N-word  WFAA.com

A parent recorded the moment he confronted Assistant Principal Howard Palmer at Denton High School. The parent went to the school because he heard the ...



In the Schools: May 22, 2019 | News  Denton Record Chronicle

Guyer seniors bring in the scholarship bucks. Between the six of them, seniors Ashlyn Clark, Jessica Gamsjager, Cassidy Jester, Kaitlin Koralewski, Madison ...



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

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



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.



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.



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.



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.



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.



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 ...



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 ...



Applications for full-day pre-K registration open for Denton ISD  Denton Record Chronicle

Some Denton ISD campuses have opened applications for a districtwide, full-day prekindergarten program dubbed “Denton ISD Thrive by 5.”



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

Lucky, lucky city employees in the watershed protection division recently spotted a river otter in Pecan Creek just upstream of Lewisville Lake. River otters, which ...



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.



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 ...



Summer fun guide 2019 | Denton Time  Denton Record Chronicle

Summer is coming. Denton County public school students have a little more than a month of school left. Parents and adult guardians are on the hunt for summer ...



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 ...



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 ...



Denton teacher expanding crafting business, Board at Home  Denton Record Chronicle

Katie Burke has always been crafty. After creating signs for her own wedding and hosting “Pinterest parties” for her friends, she eventually created an Etsy store ...



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.



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.



Legends & Legacies: Edith Clark guided Normal school students through two world wars  Denton Record Chronicle

A party at Edith Clark's Normal Street house was decorated with a magical combination of flowers, ferns and Japanese lanterns. Refreshments included ice ...



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.



District titles and deep playoff runs: DCTF high on Denton-area teams  Denton Record Chronicle

With the start of fall practice three weeks away, the hype surrounding the upcoming high school football season is reaching its peak.



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 ...



Former DISD board member honored with building dedication  Denton Record Chronicle

Before he served on the Denton school board, Curtis Ramsey was trying to figure out ways to teach under martial law.



Football: Stowers, McMillan connect for two TDs in Guyer spring game  Denton Record Chronicle

For the last two years, Guyer wide receiver Seth Meador has done almost all of the heavy lifting in the Wildcats' passing game. At Wednesday night's spring ...



Fred Moore graduates honor former principal | News  Denton Record Chronicle

One person was visibly absent from Fred Moore High School's commencement ceremony Wednesday afternoon at the University of North Texas Gateway ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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, ...



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.



Search continues for man missing from Denton State Supported Living Center  Denton Record Chronicle

Breaking news: LeCarvin DeKevin "Kevin" Lewis was found dead Thursday morning. Click here for the latest update.



Volleyball: Braswell coach Allison Irvin departs after three seasons  Denton Record Chronicle

Long before Braswell opened its doors in August 2016, Allison Irvin was hard at work.



Calendar: July 4-10 | Denton Time  Denton Record Chronicle

Bonnie and Nick Norris 10 a.m. at Dan's Silverleaf. Free. Local Yoakam 1-3 p.m. at Sweetwater. Mutha-Falcon, the Infamists, Pastel Dynasty, Ben Buck Beatbox, ...



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.



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 High grad played role in Apollo program  Denton Record Chronicle

Fifty years ago Saturday, Apollo 11 made history with the spaceflight that landed humans on the moon — history that Denton holds a piece of.



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 ...



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.



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 ...



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.



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 ...



Football: Top returning defensive lineman in the Denton area  Denton Record Chronicle

Over the last several weeks, Denton-area teams' offensive firepower has been showcased as we reviewed a host of playmakers on that side of the ball.



Basketball: Guyer's Wilson commits to Kansas | Sports  Denton Record Chronicle

Guyer graduate Jalen Wilson, who became one of the nation's top unsigned prospects when he received his release from Michigan last month, announced his ...



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.



Authorities release autopsy of teen found near Old Alton Bridge  Denton Record Chronicle

The report does not indicate Stowers-Jones suffered obvious trauma to his body. The key findings of the report show his lungs were overcome by fluid, ...



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 ...



Police: Denton mother was found decapitated | News  Denton Record Chronicle

Denton police say Sarah Warriner was found decapitated in her apartment earlier this month, according to an arrest affidavit.



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 ...



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.



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 ...



Bill filed would mandate high school finance course  Denton Record Chronicle

Legislation now filed in the Texas House and Senate would require high school students to take a course in financial literacy.



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



We're Denton Dammit: May 9, 2019 | Entertainment  Denton Record Chronicle

During last week's tornado, lots of Denton residents posted their whereabouts on social media. Most people reported that they were holed up in bathrooms or ...



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.



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 ...



Denton Life and Fun | Best Of Denton  Denton Record Chronicle

210 S. Locust St. 940-382-0074, ext. 0. www.fumc-denton.com · www.facebook.com/fumcdenton · www.twitter.com/FumcDentonTx. What steps do you take to ...



Softball: 9 area players earn all-district superlative awards  Denton Record Chronicle

Aubrey was the only Denton-area team to have a consistent presence in the Texas Girls Coaches Association rankings throughout softball season, and the Lady ...



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?



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.



Local News  Denton Record Chronicle

DALLAS — More than 20 local governments in Texas were targeted in a coordinated ransomware attack of unprecedented size on Friday, but several…



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 ...



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 ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



Idiot's Hill took the brunt of Tuesday's storm in Denton  Denton Record Chronicle

An evening of storm sirens Tuesday foreshadowed the extensive damage Denton workers and residents were faced with Wednesday morning.



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