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Lewisville articulates vision for development at Main and Charles streets

An entrepreneurship center and a support building for Wayne Ferguson Plaza are near-term goals The city-owned building on the northeast corner of Main and Charles...

Special Abilities of North Texas earns Unity award

By DAWN COBB CoServ Special Abilities of North Texas is the 2015 Unity in Communities nonprofit of the year. The Lewisville-based nonprofit was named the 10th recipient...

Events Calendar: July 30 to Aug. 6

30 - SATURDAY DENTON COMEDY FESTIVAL — 7 p.m. at J&J's Pizza, 118 W. Oak St. in Denton. The inaugural event features Shane Mauss and local...

River Care Crew to help with Elm Fork litter problem

By STEVE SOUTHWELL steve@LewisvilleTexan.com Just below the outlet works of Lewisville Dam, pelicans and blue herons perch on nearby trees, occasionally swooping down into the rushing...

U.S. Rep. Burgess hears from Lewisville constituents in town hall meeting at LHS

By MATTHEW PEDERSEN Congressman Michael C. Burgess, representative of the 26th District of Texas, spoke at a town hall meeting at Lewisville High School Harmon...

Print edition – July 30, 2016

Here is the July 30, 2016 print edition of The Lewisville Texan Journal: You can find free copies at any of these locations. Want home delivery...

City revisits Old Town facade program to beautify building backsides

Old Town has received shiny, new attributes over the past decade, including a facelift on Main Street buildings. The city is now looking to...

Lewisville discusses sprinkler system installation, grant program

When one building in a string of attached buildings is on fire, it’s likely the neighboring fronts will also catch. The stability of historic...

What the world needs now: Corn dogs, sweet corn dogs

By BRET WOOTEN These days it is so easy to segment ourselves, joining Facebook pages and watching newscasts that reflect a singular, intentionally skewed perspective,...

Algal bloom affects Lewisville water

For the past few days, when residents turned their spigots on, they may have noticed an odor accompanying their flow of water. As the...