North Star Georgetown to provide housing for 55-plus adults in 2020

This story has been revised. A representative of the owner retracted to an earlier statement in the story that stated the housing would be affordable. The price point for the project has not been released.


Bealls in Georgetown to become Gordmans in 2020

Bealls' Georgetown location will be converted to a Gordmans in spring 2020. Gordmans is an off-price retailer …



Oct. 7 is the last day to register to vote

The last day for Georgetown residents to register to vote in the Nov. 5 election is Tuesday, Oct. 7.


GALLERY: Phase 2 of San Gabriel Park completed

Georgetown celebrated the completion of Phase 2 of San Gabriel Park improvement project Oct. 4.


Dr. Sara Cooper joins Georgetown OB-GYN

Dr. Sara Cooper joined three doctors at Georgetown OB-GYN on Oct. 1. Cooper received degrees in biochemistry …


New GTX Sports Recovery facility coming to Georgetown in November

GTX Sports Recovery is opening a new, state-of-the-art facility in Georgetown in late November. The business …



Army Futures Command wants problems for soldiers to be solved at Texas university campuses

A new $130 million combat development complex in at Texas A&M’s campus in Bryan will break ground Oct. 12



City of Georgetown seeking input on new downtown parking garage

The city of Georgetown is seeking resident input on a new public downtown Georgetown parking garage, according to a news release.


Lamppost Coffee now open on Georgetown Square

Lamppost Coffee opened a brick-and-mortar on the Georgetown Square on Sept. 28. The business offers espresso, …



Baylor Scott & White to host drive-thru flu clinic in Georgetown on Oct. 19

To help combat flu season, Baylor Scott & White Health will host a series of drive-thru flu clinics, including one in Georgetown.


25 overdose deaths prevented by Round Rock Opioid Emergency Response Pilot Project, data shows

Since the Opioid Emergency Response Pilot Project began in the city of Round Rock in 2018, approximately 25 lives have been saved, said Annie Burwell, director of the Williamson County Mobile Outreach Team.


Williamson County and Cities Health District to host public hearings on swimming pool program

The Williamson County and Cities Health District is seeking public input on a proposed order to implement a regulatory program requiring permitting and inspection for all public and semi-public swimming pools, spas and interactive water features, according to a news release.


Sip 'n' Stain Georgetown under new ownership

Sip 'n' Stain Georgetown will be under new ownership beginning Oct. 12. The business will be taken over by …



Trendmaker homes now selling homes in Rancho Sienna development in Georgetown

Trendmaker homes celebrated its grand opening in the Rancho Sienna development Sept. 14. Rancho Sienna is a 500-acre master-planned community that will offer three- to five-bedroom homes with eight different floor plans. Home prices will start from the high $290s. The development is located at 305 Rancho Sienna Loop, Georgetown. 512-256-6688. https://trendmakerhomes.com/community/rancho-sienna/


Georgetown High School Wind Symphony receives national honor

The Georgetown High School Wind Symphony was named a Commended Winner in the 2019 Mark of Excellence/National Wind Band Honors Project in September, according to a Sept. 27 news release.


Williamson County Sheriff's Office releases new app to bolster communication with department

The Williamson County Sheriff’s Office released a new mobile app geared toward improving community policing efforts and providing an additional resource to residents, according to a Sept. 27 news release.


Williamson County Commissioners name 2020 Census committee members

Commissioners named 13 members of the Williamson County Complete County Committee for the 2020 Census on Sept. 24.



Parco Home Center in Georgetown now Keith Ace Hardware, will close for remodel

Keith Ace Hardware purchased and rebranded Parco Home Center on Sept. 1. The business is currently in …


City of Georgetown seeks feedback on bicycle master plan draft

An initial draft of a Bicycle Master Plan for Georgetown was presented to Georgetown City Council during a workshop session Sept. 24.