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Posted on: May 20, 2022

Denton County Weekly COVID-19 Update

DCPH COVID-19 Daily Update

For the week of Saturday, May 14, through Friday, May 20, Denton County Public Health (DCPH) confirmed 679 new cases of COVID-19, 339 recoveries, and four COVID-19 deaths, resulting in 344 more active cases. 

Denton County remains at a low COVID-1...

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Posted on: May 3, 2022

Denton County Ranks Among Healthiest Counties in Texas

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The 2022 County Health Rankings have been released and Denton County ranked among the healthiest counties in Texas. County Health Rankings raise awareness about the many factors influencing health and how vastly health varies in different communities.&...

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Posted on: April 19, 2022

DENTON COUNTY, AREA OFFICIALS BREAK GROUND ON US 380 IMPROVEMENT PROJECT

County and area officials break ground for widening construction of US 380.

Denton County Commissioner Precinct 1 Ryan Williams, along with Denton County Judge Andy Eads, Precinct 3 Commissioner Bobbie J. Mitchell, and Precinct 4 Commissioner Dianne Edmondson celebrated the groundbreaking of the U.S. 380 Improvement Project Monda...

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Posted on: January 7, 2022

Brad Sebastian sworn in as new Denton County Fire Marshal

Denton County Judge Andy Eads swears in Brad Sebastian as Denton County Fire Marshal.

On Thursday, Jan. 6, 2022, during the Denton County Commissioners Court meeting, Brad Sebastian was officially sworn in as the new Denton County Fire Marshal.

“We are excited to have Brad in this position as we know he will handle the responsibil...

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Posted on: November 8, 2021

Veterans Day Service on Denton Square

Drawing of military person guarding tomb of the unknown soldier as invite to ceremony.

The public is invited to join the Denton County Veterans Service Office, Texas Woman’s University, the University of North Texas and other area service organizations for a Veterans Day Ceremony at the Courthouse-on-the-Square. 

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Posted on: October 29, 2021

Dedication for new Denton County Administrative Courthouse set for Nov. 4

Front entrance of new Denton County Administrative Courthouse features columns and clock.

On Nov. 4, Denton County Commissioners Court is planning a dedication and grand opening for the new Denton County Administrative Courthouse at 1 Courthouse Drive just off Loop 288 in Denton.

The public is invited to join Denton County in the dedication, re...

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Posted on: September 9, 2021

Officials commemorate completion of Crawford Road reconstruction

Officials cut a ribbon to celebrate the completion of the Crawford Road reconstruction.

Denton County Commissioner Precinct 4 Dianne Edmondson, Denton County Commissioner Precinct 3 Bobbie Mitchell, Denton County Judge Andy Eads and officials with the Town of Argyle and City of Denton commemorated the completion of the Crawford Road reconstr...

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Posted on: September 16, 2021

Funeral Services Monday for Chief Roland Asebedo

Chief Roland Asebedo in uniform

Roland Asebedo, 56, of Sanger, passed peacefully into his Heavenly Father’s arms, with his family by his side, on the afternoon of Monday, September 13, 2021. 

He was born on July 14, 1965, in Lockney, TX, to Johnny and Mary Asebedo. He graduated ...

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