CI TEXAS ROUNDUP: Carroll ISD superintendent wants to shift focus away from community divisions; Jack Allen's Kitchen opens in Cedar Park and more top news

Carroll ISD Superintendent Lane Ledbetter addressed the Southlake community and apologized for "being distracted" by community tensions, pledging a renewed focus on students and staff. (Sandra Sadek/Community Impact Newspaper)
Carroll ISD Superintendent Lane Ledbetter addressed the Southlake community and apologized for "being distracted" by community tensions, pledging a renewed focus on students and staff. (Sandra Sadek/Community Impact Newspaper)

Carroll ISD Superintendent Lane Ledbetter addressed the Southlake community and apologized for "being distracted" by community tensions, pledging a renewed focus on students and staff. (Sandra Sadek/Community Impact Newspaper)

Take a look at the top five trending stories across Community Impact Newspaper’s coverage areas in Texas as of Nov. 12.

Note: The following stories were published Nov. 9-11.

Dallas-Fort Worth

‘Enough is enough’: Carroll ISD superintendent wants to shift focus away from community divisions


Carroll ISD Superintendent Lane Ledbetter addressed the Southlake community Nov. 10 in a social media video, asking for the community to allow staff to do their job with the district as it continues its strategic planning meeting.


Central Texas

First Look: Jack Allen's Kitchen opens in Cedar Park


For its fifth location, Jack Allen’s Kitchen followed its staff and customers north. Owners Jack Gilmore and Tom Kamm chose Cedar Park as the restaurant’s fifth location to move closer to its employees and restaurant regulars.

New drive-thru, walk-up coffee shop now open in Georgetown

August Beverage Company had its grand opening event Oct. 30. This new drive-thru and walk-up coffee shop, located at 1204 Williams Dr, Georgetown, serves hot and iced beverages.

3 businesses coming soon to Cedar Park, Leander

Here are three businesses opening soon in the Cedar Park-Leander area.

San Antonio

1902 Nightclub to open Nov. 19 near downtown San Antonio


A grand opening will be held Nov. 19 for 1902 Nightclub, the newest nightclub to open in the downtown San Antonio area.

Sandra Sadek, Taylor Girtman, Brittany Andes and Edmond Ortiz contributed to this report.