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Lewisville eyes community loan center idea as payday loan alternative

By STEVE SOUTHWELL The Lewisville City Council heard a presentation in workshop session last Monday night about the proposal for creating a Community Loan Center...

Independence Day celebrations in the area

Fireworks and fun are in store for the July 4 holiday weekend By CHRISTINA ULSH Whether you want to slam back pie in an eating contest,...

Lewisville resident’s commentary wins national award for public radio station KERA

Lewisville resident Bret Wooten’s commentary entitled “Secrets in the Classroom,” which ran in print in The Lewisville Texan Journal, and online and on the...

Lewisville ham club tests emergency communications

Amateur radio operators participated in ARRL Field Day event, proving ability to help with long-range communications in the event of a disaster. By STEVE SOUTHWELL KG5HUF In...

Lewisville Police investigate theft from restaurant

Lewisville police were briefly involved in a manhunt in the area around FM 3040 and Rockbrook, and Oakbend Tuesday afternoon.  Captain Kendall Lynn said that...

11-Year-Old Pokemon master prepares to duel for crown in National, World Championships

Lewisville resident Jacqueline Causey, 11, has defeated enough opponents that she’s earned worldwide recognition as Pokémon trainer. Jackie placed 27th in the 2015 Pokémon...

Duncanville man drowns at Lewisville Lake

Lewisville Fire Department responded to a drowning Saturday night at around 8:43 p.m.  By the time the call went out, Alfredo Alejandro, 35, of...

Overnight fire damages home

A fire that started in a portable building has damaged a home in the 2000 block of Sailmaker.  Lewisville Fire Department responded to the...

Events Calendar – 6/25 – 7/3

25 - SATURDAY 2016 SUPERHERO SOIREE — 6 p.m. at the MCL Grand, 100 N. Charles St. in Lewisville. Dust off your cape and tights to...

News briefs for 6/25/2016

These short news briefs are from submitted reports: West Nile Virus found in Lewisville Earlier this week, the City of Lewisville announced a second mosquito trap...