Monday, December 10, 2018

Council creates TIRZ to prepare for Castle Hills annexation

At its regular meeting Dec. 3, Lewisville City Council established a tax increment reinvestment zone, or TIRZ, in Castle Hills, with current City Council...

Newly elected state representative accused of racially charged remarks

By CELESTE GRACIA and LEOPOLD KNOPP In the aftermath of her election to the Texas House of Representatives, numerous allegations of racially charged comments have...

Council approves construction projects, talks 2019 legislative session

At their Nov. 5 meeting, Lewisville City Council approved construction projects in Old Town and discussed their legislative priorities for the state’s 2019 session....

Just shy of 300k vote in Denton County

The dust has settled on the 2018 midterm elections, and when all was said and done, 295,676 cast ballots in Denton County. That’s just...

More than 200k vote early in Denton County

The final day totals of early voting are in, and 216,541 have already cast their vote in Denton County. Only 145,032 ballots were cast...

Texas House District 65 candidates: Ron Simmons, Michelle Beckley

Incumbent Republican Ron Simmons in Texas House District 65 is running against Democratic candidate Michelle Beckley. Simmons has served in this position since 2013....

Texas House District 63 candidates: Tan Parker, Laura Haines

Republican incumbent Tan Parker in Texas House District 63 is running opposed by Democrat Laura Haines. Tan Parker is also running for Speaker of...

Congressional District 26 candidates: Michael Burgess, Linsey Fagan

Republican incumbent Michael Burgess in Texas’ 26th congressional district is running opposed by Democrat Linsey Fagan. Burgess has served as a congressman since 2003....

Early voting in Denton County blows past 2016 first-day numbers

Early voting started Monday at a brisk pace in Denton County, with numbers exceeding the 2016 presidential election, a rarity for a midterm election,...

Board discusses school safety, rezoning options, Mill Street at regular meeting

At its regular meeting Monday Oct. 15, the Lewisville ISD Board of Trustees discussed the future of school safety projects and how rezoning will...