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Piner, Denton County health office from 1893 to 1908 and city health officer from 1909 to present, recalls that losing eight of his first nine cases to diphtheria nearly caused him to leave the profession.

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Yesteryear: January 2017

Yesteryear: January 2017

Danner, president of General Telephone of the Southwest, at his San Angelo office for the first “official” call over Denton’s new Expanded Direct Distance Dialing system. “We certainly appreciate you people taking the trouble to make the changeover and make Denton one of the most modern cities in this area,” Whitson told Danner.

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With a sounding rumble of their big brass band, merry greetings and laughter from every head thrust out of the windows to inspect the “burg” through which they were passing, the militia companies I, F and M, second regiment of the Massachusetts Infantry, their hospital corps, band and Mounted Scouts passed through Denton Friday night on their trip from the far eastern route to Fort Bliss in El Paso to “help make it hot for the Mexicans” and keep Mexico’s fighting from spilling across...

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The crowd, which included the Denton City Council, gathered first at Fred Moore Park and marched several blocks down Wilson Street to the park site at Morse and Newton streets.

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The green pastures between Fort Worth and Denton are set for massive development. “I think this area is just sitting on a time bomb,” said Gary Kirkland, Roanoke real estate agent. H. Ross Perot Jr. , son of the Dallas billionaire, has three major projects: a cargo airport, a freeway linking Roanoke and Haslet and a housing development planned for Pilot Knob Ranch near Denton.

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In presenting the report to the judge, the grand jury verbally requested it be given to the Record-Chronicle for publication, recommending the feasibility of purchasing and converting the Masonic building on East Hickory into a county jail. “We condemn the present county jail as a firetrap and dangerous to the lives of the inmates in case of fire.

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To help children ages 6 to 12 spend those hours more productively and safely, Flow Memorial Hospital, with help from the sheriff's office and the Denton Fire Department, presented an eight-hour program to 30 children on Tuesday.