LPD honored with ‘Back the Blue Award’


The Lewisville Police Department was honored with a “Back the Blue” award along with the police chiefs from Flower Mound and Highland Village at the annual Martin Luther King Jr. Day celebration at Flower Mound High School on the evening of Jan. 16. The 24th annual celebration consisted of a keynote address by the Rev. Thomas N. Bessix, the senior pastor at Westside The Greater Works Church. The entertainment was provided by the Downing Middle School Orchestra, Notes of Hope Chorale, African–American Dancers, Oration and the LHS Harmon Singers.