Read the most popular news from the past week from the Central Texas area.


Flix Brewhouse in Hutto scrapped, owners moving on

While Flix Brewhouse in Round Rock reopened June 24, plans to expand the movie theater chain in Hutto's Co-Op District have been scrapped.

Williamson County

Williamson County to break ground on Southeast Loop project June 30

The project, first announced in 2019, spans nine miles from CR 138 at SH 130 to CR 137 in Hutto, across from the H-E-B plus!.

Cases of highly contagious COVID-19 Delta variant confirmed in Williamson County

The first cases of a particularly contagious variant of COVID-19 have been confirmed in Williamson County, according to local health care officials.

Round Rock

dd's Discounts opens in Round Rock's Boardwalk shopping center

dd’s Discounts held a grand opening for its new location at 2601 I-35 S., Ste. 200, Round Rock, June 28.

Round Rock's Star Coffee Texas closes after 12 years of operation

Star Coffee Texas has closed after 12 years of operation at 201 E. Main St., Round Rock.

Megan Cardona, Iain Oldman and Brooke Sjoberg contributed to this report.