Monday, February 18, 2019

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...

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...

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...

Lewisville ‘Keeping Tradition Alive’ with pipes and drums

By DRU MURRAY Special Contributor The foot-tapping sounds of Great Highland bagpipes combined with those of heart-thumping drums were the highlight of Lewisville’s annual...

Ferguson wins third full City Council term

Incumbent City Council member Neil Ferguson declared victory late last night in his runoff election against former councilmember Ronni Cade. Neither of them had...

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...

Property tax appraisals delivered, home values up again

By STEVE SOUTHWELL Lewisville homeowners have begun to receive their annual property tax appraisals in the mail. For some, the increase in value over last...

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...

Claros files to run for City Council Place 3

Elena Claros has filed to run for Lewisville City Council place 3 against Mayor Pro Tem TJ Gilmore and Penny Mallet. Claros and Mallet...

Here we go again— Lewisville Lake back in flood pool

Rain fills lake, and forces cancellation of National Trails Day activities By STEVE SOUTHWELL In the past 7 days, due to seemingly incessant rainfall, Lewisville Lake...