Former Highland Village mayor runs for justice of the peace

  Although official filing for the 2018 elections doesn’t open up until November 11, at least one candidate has already thrown his hat in the...

Denton County to get 1,300 paper voting machines

The Denton County Commissioner's Court approved the $8.7 million purchase of new Verity paper voting machines during their meeting June 20. County elections administrator...

Hey, Texplainer: What constitutional amendments will be on the November ballot?

by Alex Samuels The Texas Tribune Any changes to the Texas Constitution must be approved by a majority of Texas voters. But first, these constitutional amendments must...

Reps. Simmons, Fallon answer constituent questions at town hall

  Abortion, sanctuary cities and GOP legislative priorities in general were some of the topics local state representatives discussed at a town hall meeting Wednesday. Following...

Texting-while-driving ban takes effect Sept. 1 statewide

  With Governor Abbott’s signature Tuesday, a statewide ban on texting while driving goes into effect on Sept. 1. The new law, HB 62, makes it...

Gov. Abbott calls special session on bathrooms, abortion, school finance

by Patrick Svitek The Texas Tribune   Gov. Greg Abbott on Tuesday called a special session of the Texas Legislature starting July 18 and promised to make...

Troyer endorsed by Lewisville mayor, entire council

Runoff candidate for Lewisville City Council Place 1 Bob Troyer got a boost this week as the mayor and all of the current council...

Council honors life-saving police officers, conducts regular business

  Three Lewisville police officers received significant awards for their contributions to the community at the city council meeting May 15. In general meeting business, all...

Lewisville seeks civic-minded students for Youth Action Council

The City of Lewisville is looking for local teens with a desire to improve their community to serve on the Youth Action Council. Members of...

Low turnout in local elections gives those who do vote more influence

Editor’s note: Data used in this piece is limited to voting records available when ordered. The data only accounts for those who were registered...