H-E-B celebrating 55 years in Georgetown on June 26

H-E-B has two stores in Georgetown, including one off I-35. (Trent Thompson/Community Impact Newspaper)
H-E-B has two stores in Georgetown, including one off I-35. (Trent Thompson/Community Impact Newspaper)

H-E-B has two stores in Georgetown, including one off I-35. (Trent Thompson/Community Impact Newspaper)

The two H-E-B stores in Georgetown will celebrate serving the city for 55 years June 26. Both stores—located at 4500 FM 2338 and 1100 S. I-35—will have customer appreciation activities, photo opportunities and give out free reusable bags to customers as supplies last beginning at 1 p.m., according to a press release. Mayor Josh Schroeder will be at the H-E-B on FM 2338 at 1 p.m. June 26 to make a proclamation. Originally named Butt Grocery Store, H-E-B is a supermarket chain based out of San Antonio. The company now has 340 stores throughout Texas and northeast Mexico. Both stores are open daily 6 a.m.-11 p.m. www.heb.com

By Trent Thompson

Reporter, Austin Metro

Trent joined Community Impact Newspaper as an intern in May 2021 after graduating with a degree in journalism from the University of Texas, Austin in December 2020. In July 2021, he was promoted to Austin Metro reporter. He covers several news beats from education and government to dining, transportation and nonprofits. However, his primary beat is business and development. Before working at CI, Trent wrote for The Daily Texan, UT's daily student newspaper, and worked on many projects of his own for his undergraduate program. In his free time Trent writes poetry, spends time with loved ones, and watches Star Wars for the hundredth time, including other new movies.



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