Nashville-style hot chicken restaurant coming to Round Rock and more Central Texas news

The Austin-based eatery's menu is inspired by Nashville hot chicken; offerings include chicken bites, jumbo tenders, chicken sandwiches, macaroni and cheese, collard greens and homemade pies. (Courtesy Tumble 22)
The Austin-based eatery's menu is inspired by Nashville hot chicken; offerings include chicken bites, jumbo tenders, chicken sandwiches, macaroni and cheese, collard greens and homemade pies. (Courtesy Tumble 22)

The Austin-based eatery's menu is inspired by Nashville hot chicken; offerings include chicken bites, jumbo tenders, chicken sandwiches, macaroni and cheese, collard greens and homemade pies. (Courtesy Tumble 22)

Read the latest business and community news from Central Texas.

Round Rock

Tumble 22 to serve up Nashville-style hot chicken in Round Rock


Tumble 22 is set to open a restaurant at 2111 N. I-35, Round Rock, according to the restaurant's website.

Leander-Cedar Park



Second Raising Cane's location planned in Cedar Park


A second Cedar Park location of Raising Cane's is planned, according to state records and the company's career page. The chicken restaurant, located at 2920 S. Lakeline Blvd., Cedar Park, will replace the PDQ restaurant that closed in 2019.

Southwest Austin

From pastries to pizza, Abby Jane Bakeshop bringing treats to Dripping Springs

Abby Jane Love, a pastry chef with 13 years of experience—including time in Boston, Virginia and at East Austin restaurant Dai Due—is bringing her passion for baking to Dripping Springs.

Northwest Austin

Pressed Juicery now open in North Austin and 7 other new businesses in The Domain and Domain Northside

Pressed Juicery in November opened at The Domain at 11401 Century Oaks Terrace, Ste. 103, Austin. The cafe serves freshly squeezed juice alongside other health-conscious drinks and snacks, including plant-based milks and nutritional shots.

Georgetown

The Exchange of Georgetown relocates on the Georgetown Square

The Exchange of Georgetown relocated in early January but remains in downtown Georgetown.

Kelsey Thompson, Nicholas Cicale, Iain Oldman, Ali Linan and Taylor Girtman contributed to this report.



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The Triple-A Championship Season has been delayed to increase likelihood of minor league players' COVID-19 vaccine eligibility. (Courtesy city of Round Rock)
Triple-A Championship Season delayed by four weeks

The Triple-A Championship Season has been delayed to increase the likelihood of minor league players' COVID-19 vaccine eligibility.

Photo from inside a movie theater
Alamo Drafthouse files for bankruptcy, closes theaters in downtown Austin and New Braunfels

Most theaters will remain open under an asset purchase agreement to the company's senior lending partners.

Williamson County will follow Gov. Greg Abbott mask mandate changes. (Ali Linan/Community Impact Newspaper)
Williamson County to follow governor's mask mandate changes

The change will go into effect March 10.

See how COVID-19 impacted Williamson County in February. (Community Impact Newspaper staff)
See how COVID-19 impacted Williamson County in February

The number of confirmed COVID-19 cases decreased significantly month-over-month in Williamson County.

Austin ISD and other districts in Central Texas are waiting for further TEA guidance on mask requirements. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
UPDATE: Most Central Texas school district say they will continue requiring students, staff to wear masks; updated TEA guidelines expected later this week

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott announced March 2 that mask mandates and business capacity restrictions will be lifted in Texas.

Gov. Greg Abbott announced March 2 that the state's mask mandate will lift March 10. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
UPDATED: Round Rock, Pflugerville, Hutto ISDs react to statewide mask mandate lift

Gov. Greg Abbott announced March 2 that the state's mask mandate will lift March 10.

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott announced March 2 that mask mandates and business capacity restrictions will be lifted in Texas. (Courtesy Office of the Texas Governor)
Gov. Greg Abbott lifts statewide mask mandate, business restrictions in Texas

With vaccine distribution increasing, Gov. Greg Abbott said "people and businesses don't need the state telling them how to operate." Some local officials are pushing back, saying the relaxed restrictions are coming too early.

The Candlewood Suites hotel is located at 10811 Pecan Park Blvd. (Courtesy Google Maps)
Williamson County hires San Antonio law firm in Austin hotel for homeless housing

Williamson County has not yet taken any formal legal action.

Here are the latest coronavirus updates from Williamson County. (Community Impact staff)
Williamson County COVID-19 dashboard returns: 1,108 new cases reported between Feb. 13-March 1

Here are the latest coronavirus updates from Williamson County.

Cork & Barrel Craft Kitchen + Microbrewery will celebrate the grand opening of its Round Rock location March 17. (Courtesy Cork & Barrel Craft Kitchen + Microbrewery)
Cork & Barrel to celebrate Round Rock opening this March

Raise a glass to this, Round Rock: Cork & Barrel Craft Kitchen + Microbrewery has announced its grand opening.