Lancaster ISD trustees go to court to block $2 million payout to superintendent

Lancaster, TX - A $2 million payout for the Lancaster schools superintendent remains in limbo as some trustees fight the buyout.  Lancaster ISD plans to give former Superintendent Elijah Granger the large severance package after the board agreed to buy out his contract.

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'It's a sad day financially': Concerns arise as Lancaster ISD trustees vote to end superintendent's contract

LANCASTER, Texas — Some community members in Lancaster, Texas are asking questions about the board of trustees recent handling of the controversial resignation of Superintendent Dr. Elijah Granger. 

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Rosa Parks Dolls Given to Girls at Lancaster ISD School

Lancaster, TX - It was a big celebration at Rosa Parks-Millbrook Elementary School in Lancaster ISD on Tuesday. The faculty and students celebrated their 100th day of school in a unique way. Not just by giving a gift, but giving a gift the young girls could learn from.

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Duncanville starts slow in opening win over Lancaster, but state runner-ups ‘have something to prove this year’

Lancaster, TX - If it’s possible to have an eight-month hangover from a gut-wrenching state championship loss, Duncanville looked the part Friday night.  Well, at least early on.  But the top-ranked Panthers finally scored just before halftime and pulled away in the second half to defeat Lancaster, 24-3, at Tiger Stadium in both teams' season opener.

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School District Staffer On Leave After Allegedly Threatening Student With Deportation

Lancaster, TX - Parents of a 14-year-old Hispanic student at Lancaster ISD’s Obama 9th Grade Center are furious after they say a staffer threatened the teen, a U.S. citizen, with deportation.

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Father says Lancaster ISD teacher body slammed his daughter in order to break up fight

Lancaster, TX - A father says he wants some answers, after seeing video of a teacher body slamming his daughter while breaking up a fight in school.

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Lancaster ISD Commits to Starting College Savings Plans for Kindergarteners

Lancaster, TX - College admissions may seem far down the road when parents are getting their kindergarten students ready to start school. However, planning for the costs of college should not move too far down the road as well.

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Lancaster ISD Announces New Campus Principals

Lancaster, TX/Lancaster ISD – For the 2018-2019 school year, eight of 12 Lancaster ISD campuses have a new leader at the helm. The School Board announced principals for two elementary and three secondary campuses

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Vision 2020: Lancaster ISD Bond Project Update

Lancaster, TX - Years ago, Lancaster residents approved a bond measure for school district improvements, with a 73% approval rate. Fast forward three years, and the progress made in Lancaster ISD is evident.

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Wherley Makes Transition To Lancaster ISD Chief Of Police

Lancaster, TX - There is a new Lancaster Independent School Police Chief in town and he knows the city well. Chief Cliff Wherley took the oath of office for the new position on May 29 and will begin the job on June 18, 2018.

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