Arrest Made in Death of Lancaster Senior, Wyoming Recruit Tony Evans Jr.; Family Sues for $25 Million

Lancaster, TX - An 18-year-old is in custody, accused of killing Tony Evans Jr., a Lancaster High School senior and Wyoming football recruit who was fatally shot in a Dallas hotel room last weekend.

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Wyoming Football Recruit Tony Evans Jr. Killed in Shooting at 17 Years Old

Lancaster High (Tx.) senior wide receiver and Wyoming commit Tony Evans Jr. was killed Sunday in a shooting at a Hawthorn Suites hotel in Dallas, police said. 

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Ousted Lancaster superintendent now working in real estate with former board president who approved his $2 million buyout

Lancaster, TX - Former Lancaster superintendent Elijah Granger has a new job working with the former school board president who voted last year to pay him more than $2 million as he tried to leave the district.

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Lancaster firefighter dies of cancer at 31 years old

Lancaster, TX - On a Saturday morning in January, from Mansfield to Arlington, cars stopped as a funeral procession passed by. It was lined with fire engines and police cars from multiple departments. The procession headed to Globe Life Field, the home of Brandon Peterson's favorite baseball team.

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Texas Municipal League Recognizes Lancaster Mayor & Council

Lancaster, TX - The Texas Municipal League Institute (TMLI), sponsored by the Texas Association of Mayors, Councilmembers and Commissioners (TAMCC) and Texas Municipal League (TML), is set to recognize City of Lancaster Mayor and Councilmembers for earning the prestigious Certified Municipal Official (CMO) designations.

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Walmart will offer COVID-19 vaccinations near Beaumont, a few other Texas cities

BRIDGE CITY, TexasWalmart and Sam's Club are adding six Texas towns to their stores that will soon be offering COVID-19 vaccinations.  They will provide vaccines at the store pharmacies to people in phase 1a and 1b.

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Lancaster I-35E & Loop 9 Corridor Overlay District Studies Community Survey

Lancaster, TX - Your feedback is a critical component of planning for the long-term development and redevelopment of the I-35E and proposed Loop 9 corridors in Lancaster. This survey seeks feedback specific to future development and mobility along each corridor.

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Lancaster I-35 and Loop 9 Corridor Study

Lancaster, TX - Halff Associates, Inc., has initiated a corridor study focused on the existing I-35E corridor and the planned Loop 9 corridor within the City of Lancaster.  The primary purpose of the study is to develop a series of policy and regulatory strategies which will facilitate the economic and visual growth of these two important corridors.

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Lancaster Small Business Assistance Program

Lancaster, TX - Catholic Charities of Dallas, in partnership with the City of Lancaster's Emergency Small Business Assistance Program, provides one-time emergency grants to local, Lancaster businesses through funding from the U.S. Department of the Treasury's CARES Act.

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‘There Will be New Opportunities,’ Says Lancaster Economic Development Director

Lancaster, TX - Lancaster, with plenty of room for development, is ripe for artificial intelligence and advanced manufacturing, cold storage, food processing, motor vehicle parts manufacturing, and data centers, according to the economic development director in a Q&A.

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