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Georgetown ISD releases proposed rezoning for elementary, middle schools

Pickett, Carver and Mitchell elementary schools, as well as Wagner middle school students may see attendance rezoning in the 2020-21 school year.


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New Georgetown hotel to have 124 rooms

A WoodSpring Suites plans to open in Georgetown in March.

Holiday string light recycling available to Georgetown residents through Jan. 31

This will be the third year this service is offered to Georgetown residents.



Design phase to begin on downtown Georgetown parking structure

Progress on the $5 million parking structure at Main and Sixth streets continues.


Garey Park draws more nonresidents in 2019 fiscal year despite a higher entrance fee

The 525-acre park opened in June 2018 at 6450 FM 2243 and features hiking trails, an equestrian arena and event center.


Georgetown riverside dining locale El Monumento looks to be a destination for every occasion

El Monumento serves interior Mexican and Tex-Mex menu items.


Lamppost Coffee promoting a comfortable, welcoming new space on the Georgetown Square

Lamppost Coffee opened its second location in Georgetown.



Local Georgetown grocery store La Plaza Meat Market embraces Mexican culture

La Plaza also has a Mexican bakery that includes an assortment of offerings.



City of Georgetown seeking about 100 new board and commission members

The city has 30 active boards and commissions with 220 total seats.


Williamson County sees one of the largest year-over-year employment increases in the U.S.

Williamson County continues to see its unemployment rate decline.




CBD store Radix Remedies now open in Georgetown

The shop offers a variety of organic, U.S.-made CBD products.


Pok-e-Jo's now open in Georgetown

There is a new BBQ joint in Georgetown.




Georgetown Animal Shelter seeks donations

This holiday season, consider donating to the local animal shelter.



Radical Restoration Ministries relocates in Georgetown

The faith-based nonprofit opened Dec. 1.




Georgetown officials: Electric utility grows financial reserves, still below target

The city of Georgetown's utility is expected to end Fiscal Year 2018-19 with reserves of more than $6 million, which is up from last year’s balance of less than $2 million.


Williamson County commissioners approve grant application for mental health jail diversion program

Williamson County commissioners unanimously approved an application for more than $1 million in grant funding that would support mental health services in the local criminal justice system.


These Austin-area breweries are celebrating Small Business Saturday

More than a dozen Austin-area breweries and restaurants are celebrating Small Business Saturday this year by selling limited-edition glassware to participating customers.


7 Austin-area turkey trots to get you feeling extra thankful this holiday season

Winner, winner, turkey dinner: Check out these seven Austin-area turkey trots happening this Thanksgiving.



Sendero Health Plans expects to double membership one year after facing potential dissolution

One year after it faced shutting its doors for good, Sendero Health Plans may be doing better than ever.


Restaurant, bar planned for historic post office building could include second-floor event venue

A new space available to rent for private events could become available downtown.