Monday, December 10, 2018

Lewisville police net 418 pounds of marijuana in Saturday bust

Less than six hours after receiving an anonymous tip, the work of eight Lewisville police officers and a Little Elm police canine unit paid...

Eight year-old hit by car and killed in Lewisville mobile home park

By STEVE SOUTHWELL steve@LewisvilleTexan.com At approximately 1:50 p.m. Sunday, eight year-old Alex Ramirez was struck by a car.  He later died of his injuries. The accident happened at...

Keene convicted in massive boat theft case

The former operator of now defunct boat dealer McGoys Marine in Lewisville has been convicted and sentenced to 14 years in prison in a...

CCA’s thrift store deal could help the nonprofit maintain focus and revenue

Lewisville-based Christian Community Action has long been known for two things:  its charitable work helping the needy and preventing homelessness and its four reSale...

Fire ravages apartment building

A fire ripped through an apartment building at Somerset Apartments in the 200 block of E. Corporate Drive Tuesday morning shortly after 10 a.m. Building...

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...

Suspects caught in 418 pound marijuana bust already out of jail

The two people who were charged Saturday with possession of 418 pounds of marijuana in a U-Haul trailer bonded out of jail Sunday --...

Council passes ordinance to crack down on vacant business buildings, homes

The Lewisville City Council unanimously passed a new ordinance on Sept. 18 aimed at the owners of vacant buildings.   Intended to prevent the nuisance...

The Lewisville Texan Journal prints its last newspaper

By STEVE SOUTHWELL Publisher This week’s newspaper will be our last one for now*. The Lewisville Texan Journal is returning focus to our digital roots. More than...

Witnesses describe blood, terror of child murder

Sandra Vaughn didn’t know what gunshots sounded like. She said she thought that someone was banging on their trash cans. Vaughn lives next door...