Sunday, January 17, 2021

Durham retains mayorship, Ferguson, Cade go to runoff

Lewisville residents decisively re-elected mayor Rudy Durham for a second term on election night, May 5. Incumbent City Council member Neil Ferguson and former...

LISD candidates discuss positions in PTA forum

In a rapid-fire forum, the LISD council of PTAs questioned the five school board candidates last Thursday night April 19. The five school board...

Facing deficits, LISD may convene committee to help with budget cuts

In a workshop session April 2, Lewisville ISD CFO Mike Ball and superintendent Kevin Rogers addressed the school board and detailed the troubled financial...

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...

Texas AG issues cease-and-desist letter to LISD over election efforts

Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton has sent a cease-and-desist letter to Lewisville ISD over its recent public advocacy for voting, calling it unlawful electioneering....

LISD Board talks enrollment declines, staff cuts, ‘Robin Hood’ recapture

In workshop session Monday night, Lewisville ISD trustees took a first look at the budget situation for next year and what an unexpected decline...

PGA professional golfer, former Cowboys cheerleader give Lillie J. Jackson school an edible garden

By CHRISTINA ULSH ulsh@Lewisvilletexan.com The pre–kindergartners of Lillie J. Jackson Early Childhood Center now get to garden as part of their curriculum thanks to The Mahan...

LISD board discusses ‘R’ word in Tuesday workshop

It is a topic that agitates parents like almost no other that a school board trustee would deal with, but Lewisville ISD Superintendent Kevin...

LISD board votes to publish lower tax rate for 2017/18

Despite the Lewisville ISD Board of Trustees having had three workshop meetings since May over the 2017/18 budget, the district has yet to make...

LISD Board of Trustees passes resolution in regards to special session

  The Lewisville ISD Board of Trustees adopted legislative priorities in advance of the regular session. The governor of Texas identified 20 priority statements he...