Read election Q&A's with Georgetown-area candidates

See who is on the ballot in our Georgetown coverage area in the upcoming election. Early voting is Oct. 13-30. Election Day is Nov. 3.

Williamson County

Election Q&A: Meet Williamson County sheriff candidates


Candidates Robert Chody and Mike Gleason speak on why they are the best candidate and how they will tackle COVID-19 recovery efforts.

Election Q&A: Meet Williamson County Commissioners Court Precinct 3 candidates


Candidates Valerie Covey and Sharon Cummings speak on why they are the best candidate and how they will tackle COVID-19 recovery efforts.

Election Q&A: Meet Williamson County attorney candidates

Meet the candidates running for Williamson County attorney in November.

City of Georgetown

Election Q&A: Meet Georgetown mayoral candidates

Candidates Larry Brundidge, Jonathan Dade and Josh Schroeder speak on how they plan to help the city recover from the novel coronavirus pandemic.

Election Q&A: Meet Georgetown City Council District 2 candidates

Candidates Shawn Hood, Jason Wirth and Lisa King speak on how they plan to help the city recover from the novel coronavirus pandemic.

Election Q&A: Meet Georgetown City Council District 6 candidates

Candidates Rachael Jonrowe and Michael Walton speak on how they plan to help the city recover from the novel coronavirus pandemic.

Georgetown ISD

Election Q&A: Meet Georgetown ISD school board Place 4 candidates

Candidates Stephanie Blanck, Francis C. Jackson and David Phillips speak on Georgetown ISD and the coronavirus pandemic.

Election Q&A: Meet Georgetown ISD school board Place 5 candidates

Candidates Melanie Dunham and Eric Robinson speak on Georgetown ISD and the coronavirus pandemic.

Ali Linan and Sally Grace Holtgrieve contributed to this report.


MOST RECENT

Here are the coronavirus data updates to know today in Williamson County. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
Williamson County reports 214 new coronavirus cases, 1 death Dec. 1

Here are the coronavirus data updates to know today in Williamson County.

The Hacienda at Georgetown is a 315-residence senior living community situated on over 13 acres near the south entrance to Sun City. (Courtesy The Hacienda at Georgetown)
New retirement community Hacienda at Georgetown to bring 315 residential units

The senior living community will be located near Sun City.

The Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board has launched a campaign to address declining college enrollment numbers across the state since the pandemic started. (Courtesy Pexels)
Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board launches campaign to boost college enrollment

The decline in college enrollment across the state of Texas has prompted several agencies to partner up and create online resources for students and counselors.

Shawn Hood and Lisa King will face off in a runoff election Dec. 15 after neither received more than 50% of the vote in the November election. (Community Impact Staff)
Meet the two candidates running for Georgetown City Council District 2

Shawn Hood and Lisa King will face off in a runoff election Dec. 15 after neither received more than 50% of the vote in the November election.

Last year Georgetown residents recycled more than 3,440 pounds of Christmas lights. (Ali Linan/Community Impact Newspaper)
Georgetown residents can recycle holiday string lights through Jan. 31

Last year Georgetown residents recycled more than 3,440 pounds of Christmas lights.

Here is how Williamson County is being impacted by the coronavirus. (Community Impact Newspaper staff)
Williamson County adds more than 1,000 reported coronavirus cases Nov. 25-30

The county's positivity rate, or rate at which test return postiive, sits at 8.15%, data shows.

Dec. 1 is Giving Tuesday, a global day of giving as the holiday season approaches. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
33 Georgetown nonprofits to donate to this Giving Tuesday

Giving Tuesday has arrived. Here are some Georgetown nonprofits to consider donating to.

Gtown Social, a smoothie and juice bar, is coming to Georgetown in December. (Courtesy Gtown Social)
Juice bar Gtown Social coming to Georgetown plus more business news

Check out these four businesses now open or coming soon in Georgetown.

High points in Eric Lashley’s 25-year career at the city include a National Medal recognition for the library in 2018 by the Institute of Museum and Library Services and being named Texas Librarian of the Year in 2019 by the Texas Library Association. (Courtesy city of Georgetown)
After 20 years of service, Georgetown Public Library Director Eric Lashley to retire in January

High points in Eric Lashley’s 25-year career at the city include a National Medal recognition for the library in 2018 by the Institute of Museum and Library Services and being named Texas Librarian of the Year in 2019 by the Texas Library Association.

One northbound main lane and two southbound main lanes will be closed each night Tuesday through Thursday for the construction of a concrete barrier on I-35. (Courtesy city of Georgetown)
Georgetown residents should expect overnight lane closures on I-35 Dec. 1-3

One northbound main lane and two southbound main lanes will be closed each night Tuesday through Thursday for the construction of a concrete barrier on I-35.

Of the total cases reported to date, 11,304 are estimated to have recovered, and there are an estimated 806 active cases in Williamson County as of Nov. 24. (Community Impact Staff)
Williamson County reports 337 new cases of coronavirus Nov. 24

Of the total cases reported to date, 11,304 are estimated to have recovered, and there are an estimated 806 active cases in Williamson County as of Nov. 24.

Harini Logan, 10, won the 66th annual Express-News Spelling Bee at the University of Texas at San Antonio downtown campus on March 17, 2019. For 2021, the event is slated to be held in March at the Brauntex Performing Arts Theatre in New Braunfels. (Photo by Jerry Lara, courtesy the San Antonio Express News)
New Braunfels to host regional spelling bee and more Central Texas news

Read the latest business and community news from Central Texas.