Take a look at how coronavirus impacted Williamson County this week
Take a look at how coronavirus impacted Williamson County this week. (Chance Flowers/Community Impact Newspaper)
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Between May 23-29, Williamson County has reported 55 additional cases of the coronavirus and three additional deaths. That is an increase of 10.17% and 14.29% respectively, according to the Williamson County and Cities Health District.
The total number of confirmed cases is 596, and the number of deaths is 24, according to the district.
Ali Linan began covering Georgetown for Community Impact Newspaper in 2018. Her reporting focuses on education and Williamson County. Ali hails from El Paso and graduated from Syracuse University in 2017.
The decision may ultimately lie with Gov. Greg Abbott and the rest of the State Preservation Board, which last year authorized the removal of a plaque in the Capitol that said slavery was not an underlying cause of the Confederate rebellion.