By ADAM SCHRADER Published in The Denton Record-Chronicle on June 1, 2014 SANGER — Jay Coin always enjoyed cooking barbecue, but he spent seven years building up the nerve to open a restaurant. His wife, Mindy, finally convinced him to open Texas Smoke BBQ Co. last July in a small travel trailer.
Drive-in theaters have been absent from the Denton County community since The Rancho in Denton closed in the 1980s. There hasn’t been a theater like it in Lewisville since one closed off Business 121 in the 1970s.
The City of Lewisville passed an economic development agreement, granting $306,500 in incentives to Coyote Drive In, at its Feb. 15 meeting.
Badgers BBQ, a new restaurant in Lewisville, has a mission.
Barry T. Smitherman, chairman of the Texas Railroad Commission, has asked Denton city officials not to approve a ban on hydraulic fracturing within city limits.