Editor’s Column: City ordinance helps residents deal with unwanted door-to-door solicitors

The doorbell rings and you don’t recall making any plans for visitors. There is that thing you ordered from Amazon, so maybe it’s the...

Editor’s Column: No Retreat

Back in October, I faced a terrible decision with this newspaper: Keep going like we were and go bankrupt, or stop and try something...

The Lewisville Texan Journal prints its last newspaper

By STEVE SOUTHWELL Publisher This week’s newspaper will be our last one for now*. The Lewisville Texan Journal is returning focus to our digital roots. More than...

The LTJ celebrates two years in print

This week’s newspaper marks our 104th weekly edition of The Lewisville Texan Journal in print. August 15, 2015 was the first time we put...

Editorial: LISD’s handling of sexual assault claims disappointing, needs improvement

By STEVE SOUTHWELL steve@LewisvilleTexan.com Lewisville ISD failed one of our students back in 2012. As we learned in court, the then-14-year-old was at an off-campus party,...

Editorial: Voting is a good first step

Last week I wrote about why in city and school board elections we don’t address partisanship.  If you haven’t read it, I hope you’ll...

Editorial: Why we don’t address partisanship in local races

By STEVE SOUTHWELL Publisher In a Facebook thread, a reader told us they wanted us to provide more information about local candidates’ political party affiliation in...

Our top wishes for Lewisville in 2017

By THE EDITORIAL BOARD In our last newspaper of 2016, we presented our readers with the top stories from the year. This week, in honor...

Happy Thanksgiving, Lewisville!

By STEVE SOUTHWELL Publisher As I write this, it's Thanksgiving morning still, and I've been up for hours cooking today's feast for my family.  The ham...

Column: Lewisville reps should step up for ratepayers’ trashed recycling

For 21 months, from May of 2014 to January of this year, about 19 percent of the recyclables picked up from homes in Lewisville...