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First Zika Virus Disease Contracted in Texas

First Zika Virus Disease Contracted in Texas

Posted by April Reiling on Feb 03, 2016
Tags: Community, Denton County, Government, Public Health, Water, Zika Virus

The Texas Department of State Health Services has reported the first case of Zika virus disease contracted in Texas, with the possibility of sexual transmission from an infected person who had recent travel history from areas where Zika is currently being transmitted. Primary transmission of all previous cases in Texas has been related to foreign travel.  At this time, there have been no cases of Zika virus contracted or imported into Denton County.  

Zika virus is spread to people primarily through the bite of an infected…

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Drop Off Unwanted Prescription Drugs - April 30

Drop Off Unwanted Prescription Drugs - April 30

Posted by April Reiling on Jan 26, 2016
Tags: Community, Events, Government, Town News, TCPD, Public Safety, Public Health

The 2016 National Drug Take Back event is Saturday, April 30 from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. and the Trophy Club Police Department will accept expired, unwanted, or unused pharmaceutical controlled substances and other medications from Trophy Club residents’ medicine cabinets. Residents can drop off the unwanted medicines at the police station located at 100 Municipal Drive. The program is anonymous for participants and all medications collected will be destroyed.

Participants may dispose of medication in its original container…

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'Turn Trophy Club Blue' in Support of Public Safety & Emergency Responders

'Turn Trophy Club Blue' in Support of Public Safety & Emergency Responders

Posted by April Reiling on Dec 14, 2015
Tags: Community, Government, Events, Holiday, Town News, TCPD, TCFD, Public Safety, Public Health, Trophy Club Gives

Last year Trophy Club participated in the ‘blue light movement' and many residents turned their front porch light blue in support of law enforcement. ‘Turn Trophy Club Blue’ lets every First Responder know that they are supported, no matter what uniform they wear.

Keep a blue light (porch light or flameless candle in the window) burning through the night from December 31, 2015 to January 31, 2016 to show your support for Public Safety.

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Baylor Grapevine Pursues Level II Trauma Center Status

Baylor Grapevine Pursues Level II Trauma Center Status

Posted by April Reiling on Nov 24, 2015
Tags: Community, Town News, TCFD, Public Health

Baylor Regional Medical Center in Grapevine is now in “Active Pursuit” status for Level II Trauma Center designation. Effective immediately, Trophy Club Emergency Medical Services (EMS) will now transport all trauma victims to Baylor Grapevine. The “active pursuit” status for Baylor Grapevine means that trauma care is closer than ever for citizens in need of medical attention. Previously, trauma victims were transported by air or ambulance to John Peter Smith, Methodist Medical or Parkland Hospitals to receive trauma care.

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Dangerous Winter Holiday Plants for Pets

Dangerous Winter Holiday Plants for Pets

Posted by April Reiling on Nov 13, 2015
Tags: Animals, Community, Holiday, Landscaping, Public Health

By Marcia Kortmeyer, member TCWC, Trophy Gardeners, Chair TCWC Community Service Projects

You’re kidding? Seriously? The Holidays are just weeks away. Where did summer go? Didn’t I just go Christmas shopping a few months ago? I don’t know how time flies by but it does.  And with the Holidays upon us I think of Poinsettias, Mistletoe and Holly.  Beautiful Holiday plants!  But keep in mind that these plants can be toxic to our pets. 

A new plant in the house will create curiosity for our dogs &…

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Trophy Club Ranks #36 Best Suburb in Nation

Trophy Club Ranks #36 Best Suburb in Nation

Posted by April Reiling on Oct 22, 2015
Tags: BNHS, Business, Community, Economic Development, Hospitality, Landscaping, Town News, TCPD, TCFD, Schools, Recreation, Public Safety, Public Health, Parks, Trophy Club Park

Trophy Club residents frequently comment about the excellent quality of life, safe neighborhoods, great schools, variety of amenities and outdoor activities, and high level of service in the community. In addition to happy residents, Trophy Club also consistently ranks highly as a “Best Suburb” in regional and national media.

  • Business Insider recently ranked the top 50 Best Suburbs in America and TROPHY CLUB ranked #36 overall.
  • Real Estate website Jason's House ranked TROPHY CLUB as the #6 Best Dallas Suburb. 
  • Back…

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2015 Mosquito Surveillance & Control - WNV Prevention

2015 Mosquito Surveillance & Control - WNV Prevention

Posted by Mike Pastor on Oct 15, 2015
Tags: Community, Denton County, Government, Public Health, Parks, West Nile Virus, Water, Town News

Update (December 2, 2015) --- Denton County Health Department officials have confirmed two human cases of West Nile Virus (WNV) in Trophy Club. One resident lives on Pebble Beach and the other lives on Sherwood, and both contracted the milder form of the virus (West Nile fever). Officials believe the individuals were likely bit in October and diagnosed in November.

So far in 2015 Denton County has eight (9) confirmed human cases and Trophy Club has two (2) of those cases.

Update (October 15, 2015) --- A mosquito…

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