Saturday, April 20, 2019

LISD election: Voters choose incumbents for another term, approve bond proposal

District voters decided to keep Kristi Hassett and Tracy Scott Miller as trustees on the Lewisville ISD school board and approved the $737.5 million...

Crime control, fire districts easily pass, new trustees elected

By STEVE SOUTHWELL steve@LewisvilleTexan.com Last Saturday, voters across the state went to the polls in local and school district elections.  Voters in Lewisville had city and...

Editorial: Voting is a good first step

Last week I wrote about why in city and school board elections we don’t address partisanship.  If you haven’t read it, I hope you’ll...

Parker runs for place on school board

The Colony’s Eric Parker graduated from Lewisville ISD’s Hebron High School in 2012. Now he’s running for Place 6 on the district’s school board. “LISD...

Vote to reimburse residents $100 sees zero percent turnout

Voting ended Saturday for a city referendum, which would cut a $100 check for each resident of Lewisville due to a budgeting error at...

Early voting begins Monday

Forget long lines on Nov. 8, and save yourself the hassle by voting early from Oct. 24 to Nov. 4.  Voters can cast their...

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...

Low turnout in local elections gives those who do vote more influence

Editor’s note: Data used in this piece is limited to voting records available when ordered. The data only accounts for those who were registered...

Rep. Tan Parker announces intent to file for re-election

Texas State Rep. Tan Parker (R, Flower Mound) has announced that he will run for a seventh term as the District 63 representative. A Dallas...

LISD Board Candidate Questionnaire: Peter Rabner

The Lewisville Texan Journal sent a list of questions to Lewisville ISD school board candidates to familiarize voters with each potential trustee. Each candidate had...