11:09 AM Sep 21, 2021 CDT

City of Austin approves ACL health and safety plan, holds off on final permit

Austin Public Health gave ACL the go-ahead to allow proof of vaccination in lieu of a negative COVID-19 test, but asked organizers to require masking in some areas.


9:35 AM Sep 19, 2021 CDT

Central Texas Food Bank delivering boxes of food directly to homes through 2021

Some families will be eligible to have boxes with food for 25 meals delivered by Amazon.




Jimmy Vega’s Smokehouse heading closer to downtown

Restaurant looks to move closer to downtown Georgetown


Williamson County moving forward with plan to extend Southwest Bypass to Hwy. 29

The Southwest Bypass extension has an anticipated completion of fall 2022.


British Airways to resume service from Austin to London in October

The flights will run three days per week and include COVID-19 safety measures for passengers.




Austin regains all pandemic job loss, San Antonio nearly misses top 10 best performing metros in the country

The Austin and San Antonio metropolitan statistical areas continue their recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic.


City Post Chophouse opens its oyster bar and market

Oyster bar and market open at City Post


Texas Senate releases proposed redistricting maps as special session begins

Redistricting is one of the items on the third special session, and the state Senate released proposed maps on Sept. 18.


Williamson County approves nonprofit funding, and other notes from Commissioners Court

Commissioners approved public funding for local nonprofits, including funding for the Williamson Museum.



Georgetown ISD moves toward remote learning option

Georgetown ISD approves virtual learning option


Ride On Center for Kids works to heal variety of individuals with horses

Georgetown nonprofit utilizes horses to help heal people


Wayback Burgers coming to Leander; fire kills 75 dogs in Georgetown and more Central Texas news

Read the latest business and community news from the Central Texas area.


Fire at Georgetown facility claims 75 dogs

Fire at Ponderosa Pet Ranch results in 75 dog deaths



Georgetown's Shake's rebrands as Frozen Flamingo with expanded menu

Shake's rebrands as Frozen Flamingo, to feature alcoholic drinks



Williamson County seeking input on community health needs

The Williamson County and Cities Health District is holding two focus group sessions through September with the goal of collecting public feedback on community health needs throughout the county.


DATA: How population changed in Texas counties between census counts in 2010, 2020

Texas added nearly four million people between 2010 and 2020, according to the latest Census data.



Georgetown police officer Michelle Gattey succumbs to COVID-19

Georgetown Police loses one of its own to COVID-19


Fuego Latino Gastropub

Fuego Latino settles in to Georgetown digs



City turns focus to parking in downtown Georgetown

Georgetown looks to alleviate parking woes with garage