Monday, December 17, 2018

LFD accepting applications for Citizens Fire Academy

The Lewisville Fire Department is taking applications for its annual Citizen’s Fire Academy. This free, 11-week, 13-class program, starts Tuesday, March 7, and will include...

STEM Academy of Lewisville now enrolling for 2017/18 school year

The STEM Academy, a ResponsiveEd® charter school, is accepting applications. The tuition-free school is open to local sixth through 12th graders who want to attend the...

LISD discusses details in rezoning proposals

Words like “boundaries” and “continuity of services” echo off cafeteria walls, squat lunch tables and low elementary school ceilings as Lewisville ISD begins to...

LISD Aquatic Center closed after HVAC duct collapse

Lewisville ISD’s Aquatic Center West is temporarily closed after a portion of the building’s overhead air conditioning ductwork fell from the ceiling over the...

School board talks legislative priorities for next year’s state legislature

The Lewisville ISD Board of Trustees met for lunch Monday May 21 to hammer out their lobbying priorities for the next state legislative session,...

After decades of persecution and abuse, the Chin population seeks refuge and opportunity in...

Nestled in Lewisville is a community of almost 4,000 people from the Chin State of Myanmar. Coming as refugees, this population has been persecuted...

School board talks, budget, Robin Hood, uncertainty in last workshop of the school year

In a final meeting before summer break, the Lewisville ISD Board of Trustees brushed up on the more uncertain details of making their next...

Editorial: LISD’s handling of sexual assault claims disappointing, needs improvement

By STEVE SOUTHWELL steve@LewisvilleTexan.com Lewisville ISD failed one of our students back in 2012. As we learned in court, the then-14-year-old was at an off-campus party,...

LISD bond program numbers explained and compared

By STEVE SOUTHWELL In May, voters within Lewisville ISD will go to the polls to decide whether to approve $737.6 million in bond financing for...

Recommendations: Top educational Christmas gifts for kids

By ANGELA COPELAND Guest Contributor With Christmas just around the corner, we’re all thinking about what gifts to give to those we love. When it comes...