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Georgetown ISD to adopt 2-year calendar Feb. 18

Families can plan ahead with the 2020-21 and 2021-22 school year calendars.


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Mark Chesnutt to headline 2020 Red Poppy Festival in Georgetown

Chesnutt’s top singles include “Brother Jukebox,” “I’ll Think of Something,” “It Sure is Monday” and “I Just Wanted You to Know.”

See who is running for Georgetown ISD school board

Four people have filed for two seats in the May 2 Georgetown ISD school board election.



Candidates file to run for Georgetown mayor, City Council seats

The deadline to file for a place on the May 2 election ballot was Feb. 14.


Executive Director Mickie Ross resigns from The Williamson Museum

Mickie Ross, executive director of The Williamson Museum since 2010, is stepping down from her role.


The first coronavirus case in Texas was just confirmed. Here is what Austinites need to know about the virus

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention confirmed the first case of COVID-19 in San Antonio this morning, according to a news release from the federal agency.


Celebrate Black History Month, Valentine's Day and more: 5 things to do in Georgetown, Feb. 13-15

Learn how to wrap a headwrap as part of the Black History Month events in Georgetown.



Second annual Vibrant Living! A Senior Empowerment Event expects about 450 attendees

A resource fair, workshops and informational sessions will be offered.


MAP: Early voting locations for the 2020 primaries in Williamson County

Early voting begins Feb. 18. Primary election day is March 3.


Commissioners allocate $2M of remaining capital improvement allotment for FY 2019-20

The county's capital improvement program budget had $3.3 million left to be allocated.


Hitch Hall distillery to open on the Georgetown Square this fall

The distillery will make gin, vodka, whiskey and liqueurs on site and showcase them in craft cocktails sold in the adjacent tasting room.



Austin Regional Clinic opens Georgetown location Feb. 10

The clinic is located in the new Wolf Crossing development.


GALLERY: Students shine at annual Georgetown ISD State of the District

"Our job is to secure the future," Georgetown ISD Superintendent Fred Brent said.


Georgetown hopes more will participate in 2020 survey

The survey is directly mailed to a random sample of Georgetown households.


Williamson County kicks off campaign for 2020 census

According to data presented by the U.S. Census Bureau, Williamson County stands to lose approximately $1,500 per person per year for every undercounted individual.



First Friday on the Square and more: 5 things to do in Georgetown, Feb. 6-8

The 25th annual Cupid's Chase is also happening in Georgetown this weekend.


Firestone Complete Auto Care now open in Georgetown

The shop offers auto repair, maintenance, tires, oil changes and more.


Longhorn Mac Repair to open Georgetown location in February

The business specializes in fixing Apple products, specifically Macbooks, iPhones and iPads.


Georgetown Animal Shelter maintains no-kill status for fifth year

The Georgetown Animal Shelter was recognized at the Jan. 28 city council meeting for achieving a no-kill status for the fifth year in a row.



Williamson County to apply for grant to start a mental health specialty court

Judge Donna King requested the Commissioners Court's approval to apply for a $112,000 state grant to fund a felony mental health specialty court.


Home2 Suites by Hilton coming to Georgetown in 2022

The hotel plans to open in June 2022.


Georgetown residents show high interest in participating in Alzheimer's and dementia study

A survey found that 94% of respondents were willing to volunteer as a participant of the study.


Central Texas Wildflower Guide

Learn about the wildflowers that bloom in Central Texas each spring



As panic spreads over coronavirus, Texas officials urge calm

The World Health Organization on Jan. 30 declared the deadly coronavirus outbreak a global health emergency—the sixth declaration of its kind in the past decade.


HTeoO now open in Georgetown

The shop offers 24 flavors of sweet and unsweet tea.