Hot chicken eatery Tumble 22 opens in Round Rock; SpaceX coming to Austin and more Central Texas news

Menu items include chicken bites and tenders, chicken sandwiches, bone-in chicken, family packs and sides, such as potato salad, collard greens, and mac and cheese. (Courtesy Tumble 22)
Menu items include chicken bites and tenders, chicken sandwiches, bone-in chicken, family packs and sides, such as potato salad, collard greens, and mac and cheese. (Courtesy Tumble 22)

Menu items include chicken bites and tenders, chicken sandwiches, bone-in chicken, family packs and sides, such as potato salad, collard greens, and mac and cheese. (Courtesy Tumble 22)

Read the latest business and community news from Central Texas.

Round Rock

Tumble 22 now serving Nashville-style hot chicken in Round Rock


Tumble 22 opened March 1 at 2111 N. I-35, Round Rock. Menu items include chicken bites and tenders, chicken sandwiches, bone-in chicken, family packs and sides, such as potato salad, collard greens, and mac and cheese.

ESTEAM Children’s Business Fair to give cash prize for best business model



The fourth annual ESTEAM Children’s Business Fair will give up to 36 kids ages 5-15 a chance to create a product or service, develop a marketing strategy, interact with customers and potentially win a cash award.

Southwest Austin

First look: Upscale wedding venue The Arlo coming to Texas Hill Country


A large white home situated at the highest point along Signal Hill Road in Southwest Austin is poised to become the newest wedding and event venue in the Texas Hill Country. The Arlo will open in March and is booking for the 2021 and 2022 wedding season.

Gift shop C'est Chic has been a presence in the Southwest Austin community for more than a decade

Circle C Ranch residents Melissa Greenwell and Jeanne Cooper met in 1995, when both of their first children were in the same Kiker Elementary School kindergarten class. Both stay-at-home moms, the two became fast friends as their three kids progressed through school.

In 2009, the duo opened C’est Chic, their first foray into the business world since becoming moms in the late ’80s.

Central Austin

Elon Musk's SpaceX is coming to Austin

SpaceX, the aerospace manufacturing and transportation company owned by Tesla CEO Elon Musk, is breaking ground on a new manufacturing facility in Austin, according to job postings on the company’s website.

Alamo Drafthouse files for bankruptcy, closes theaters in downtown Austin and New Braunfels

Alamo Drafthouse Cinema filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy March 3 and announced the closure of two Texas theaters: Alamo Drafthouse Marketplace in New Braunfels and The Ritz in downtown Austin.

Northwest Austin

North Austin cafe Turnstile Coffee, Beer and Spirits expands with kitchen space


Nearly a full year after Turnstile Coffee, Beer and Spirits temporarily closed one day after it opened due to the coronavirus pandemic, the North Austin watering hole has announced it is expanding its operation.

Travis County

Central Texas Food Bank announces distribution sites in March following winter storm

A handful of food distribution sites across Travis County have been announced following February’s damaging winter storm.

Nicholas Cicale, Iain Oldman, Olivia Aldridge, Megan Cardona and Kelsey Thompson contributed to this report.



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lack man who died in Williamson County Sheriff’s Office custody in 2019. (Ali Linan/Community Impact Newspaper)
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Round Rock City Council approved a rezoning of the Camp Doublecreek property during its May 13 meeting. (Megan Cardona/Community Impact Newspaper)
Round Rock residents express concerns of housing density, traffic over Camp Doublecreek rezoning

Because of residents concerns, council will wait to make a final decision at its May 27 meeting.

COVID-19 precautions such as a masking requirement remain in place at Austin-Bergstrom International Airport. (Courtesy Austin-Bergstrom International Airport)
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Rising passenger counts, new airline operations and an increase in vaccinations could all support the airport's recovery in 2021.

Round Rock's Susser Bank location still has the Affiliated Bank name on the building and is located at 920 N. I-35, Round Rock. (Megan Cardona/Community Impact Newspaper)
Texas-based Affiliated Bank changes name to Susser Bank

The bank has one location in Round Rock.

Here are the most recent coronavirus updates from Williamson County. (Community Impact staff)
Williamson County adds 129 new COVID-19 cases between May 10-12

Here are the most recent coronavirus updates from Williamson County.

The Round Rock Express plays at Dell Diamond against the Sugar Land Skeeters May 13, the first game without the mask requirement. (Courtesy city of Round Rock)
Dell Diamond in Round Rock lifts mask mandate

Face coverings are no longer required at Dell Diamond following the MLB decision.

Dell Children's Medical Center North campus groundbreaking
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