A Denton County clerk issued the county's first same-sex marriage license Monday saying her oath to uphold the law trumps her objection to the practice on religious grounds.
Authorities said a woman was critically injured after crashing an ATV into an animal in Denton County overnight.
After a weekend of heavy rainfall, flooding, and tornadoes, Montague County Commissioners have voted to sustain a state of disaster put in place by Governor Abbott last week.
A large gas well fire in Denton County is out after emergency crews worked to contain it late Thursday night.
One of the last people to see a Wichita County woman in February of 2012 testified Monday in Denton County in the trial of a man accused of killing his ex-girlfriend.
Police believe Ricardo Lara could be in danger.
During Thursday's testimony in the Jerry Joe Garza capital murder trial, a family member of the victim described a violent, tumultuous relationship between Garza and the victim.
Gruesome details about an alleged murder scene were heard in a Denton County courtroom in the trial of a man accused of fatally stabbing a Wichita Falls mother of three.
For the third day in a row, a Wichita Falls capital murder trial that was relocated to the metroplex was delayed due to a juror's sickness.
Jury selection in the trial of a man accused of killing his former girlfriend inside her Wichita Falls home has wrapped up for the day in Denton County.
A hearing today in 78th District Court involved a series of motions for Jerry Joe Garza's capital murder trial, which is set to start next month in Denton County.
Denton County Health Department has confirmed a pediatric case of enterovirus-D68, making it the first case of the illness for the county.
Investigators say two dozen suspects have been arrested in a North Texas human trafficking sting related to sex and juveniles.
Severe thunderstorms are believed to have spawned as many as four tornadoes in North Texas Thursday, while peppering Denton and Collin counties with hail as large as softballs.
Health officials in Dallas and Denton counties have confirmed 19 flu-related deaths as medical experts urge people to get vaccinated.