Little Elm

Father-Daughter Dance on a Saturday Night in Little Elm

By Jim Manning | Little Elm

LITTLE ELM, TX – The smiles on the faces of the daughters and dads told it all. The daughters were wearing their best dresses and obviously proud to be out with dad. There were snacks and cookies everyone who attended. Professional photos were taken of the happy girls with their dads. In the Dance Room, the DJ was playing the popular songs as the dancers were filling the room. The local Chamber of Commerce had done it again. There were over 600 attendees this year. This is an annual event…Read More

Watoto Orphan Adopted by Little Elm Family

By Jim Manning | Little Elm

LITTLE ELM, TX – Pastor and Mrs. Beverly Stevens decided on a long distant plan to adopt one of the children of the Watoto Choir groups that tours in the U. S. They processed the necessary paperwork and received the information about their Adoptee, Zaini from Uganda. When the Watoto choir came to Little Elm and Zaini was part of the group that visited. Beverly and Richard had the opportunity to get to know her during her stay in Little Elm.Read More

Winter Maintenance May Affect Water’s Taste, Smell

By 380news | Little Elm

Thirty-day maintenance period conducted annually  LITTLE ELM, TX – The annual chlorine maintenance carried out by the Town’s water supplier begins on Feb. 26 and continues until March 26, causing some customers to detect a slight change in the taste and smell of their water, says Andrew Figueroa, Utilities Superintendent. “Every year, the North Texas Municipal Water District (NTMWD) takes about a month to conduct this maintenance on its system,” he said. “During those 30 days or so, the purity and safety of the water does not change or diminish.”…Read More

Voters in Little Elm to Elect Mayor, Two Representatives

By 380news | Little Elm

Residents in districts 3 and 5 to choose their representatives Little Elm, TX – Registered voters in Little Elm will elect a mayor and voters in two geographic districts will elect their respective Council members on Saturday, May 5. Votes can be cast on Election Day or during the election’s Early Voting period. “All Little Elm residents who are eligible to vote may cast a ballot for the mayor’s position,” says Town Secretary Kathy Phillips. “In addition, those who live in districts 3 and 5 may cast an additional vote for their representative.” Residents wishing to run for any of the positions, and who meet the eligibility criteria, may declare their candidacy during the month-long filing period, which runs from…Read More

Annual Report Captures Selected Highlights of 2017

By 380news | Little Elm

LITTLE ELM, TX – Attempting to capture an entire year’s worth of accomplishments, events and activities of a community as active and vigorous as Little Elm runs the risk of missing many of them. “There is just so much happening in Town every week,” says Town Manager Matt Mueller. “Little Elm is one of those communities where lots of moving parts are in play, whether it be a Town-sponsored event or an activity put on by one of the many local groups and organizations. The level of year-round activity in Town can be hard to summarize.” To address the challenge and to ensure that a summation is available for citizen review, Town staff has encapsulated events and activities that are…Read More

Sunny Street Cafe Welcomed to the Little Elm Area

By Jim Manning | Little Elm

The Little Elm Chamber of Commerce welcomed Sunny Street Cafe to the area with a ribbon cutting Ceremony. They are located at 2705 Little Elm Parkway, suite 160, just down from Kroger. They are open early for Breakfast.Read More

Experienced Development Services Director Added

By 380news | Little Elm

LITTLE ELM, TX – Following an extensive search for an experienced, multi-faceted professional to lead the Development Services Department, the Town of Little Elm has named Fred Gibbs to the position. Gibbs assumed leadership of the department in late December. The new director brings over 15 years’ experience to the position, a critically important post that includes engineering, planning and zoning, community integrity, building permits and safety, and GIS and mapping. The crucial areas of Code Enforcement and building inspections are among the varied aspects of Town administration that fall within the Development Services Department. Gibbs comes to Little Elm from the City of Corinth, where he was Director of Planning and Development for 11 years. Before elevation to the…Read More

Little Elm Chamber of Commerce Community Winners

By Jim Manning | Little Elm

The Little Elm Chamber of Commerce, at a packed luncheon in the End Zone, members and guests were recognized for their achievements as voted upon by their fellow members. Matt Mueller, Town Manager, showed the upcoming events in Town and talked about some upcoming items being developed for the community. Daniel Gallagher, LEISD School Superintendent, recognized some of the Teacher of the year awards. The winners from the Chamber were: Service Business of the Year-Millennium Smiles Dentistry, Retail Business of the Year-Zip-it Postal Center, Community Partner of the Year: Co-Serv, New Members of the year: (Tied) Remax Lakefront and LovePacs.Read More

Little Elm Police Arrest Suspect in January Homicide

By 380news | Alerts

LITTLE ELM, TX – An arrest has been made in the case which resulted in the death of a Little Elm resident last month. On Friday, Feb. 2, officers executed a warrant for the arrest of Shania Craven, 25, in connection with the death of Christopher Singh, 31. Craven, the spouse of the deceased, was taken into custody for the offense of murder. Singh died as a result of injuries sustained on Jan. 28 which investigators attribute to Craven during a domestic dispute. Detectives were able to gather sufficient physical evidence and relevant facts that established probable cause, a condition required to request and obtain a warrant. The warrant was issued by Precinct 2 Justice of the Peace James DePiazza.…Read More

Domestic Disturbance Results in Spousal Death

By 380news | Little Elm

LITTLE ELM, TX – On Sunday, January 28, 2018, a domestic disturbance took a deadly turn on Sunday evening in Little Elm. A husband and wife, residents of the Lux 3-Eighty Apartments, 26493 E University Dr., were involved in an apparent dispute that resulted in each suffering physical trauma. Officers were called to the scene at approximately 8:20 p.m. in response to what was described as a domestic disturbance. Upon arrival, officers discovered the male subject with serious wounds, apparently as a result of the argument with his spouse. The…Read More

Drowning Suicide Results from Domestic Dispute

By 380news | Little Elm

LITTLE ELM, TX – Little Elm Police have identified a submerged vehicle in waters near the boat ramp at Little Elm Park containing the body of a 20-year-old female who was involved in a domestic disturbance early Tuesday morning (January 2, 2018). The apparent drowning suicide was the result of an altercation the young woman, a resident of Kentucky, was involved in with her ex-boyfriend, a resident of Little Elm. Officers were called to a home at an address on Appaloosa Court at about 2:20 a.m. where the young woman…Read More

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