by Mike Payne
In the Georgetown City Council District 1 election, the winner will serve the last 18 months of Councilwoman Anna Eby’s original term. Ms. Eby was required to resign her position when she moved out of District 1.
Whom should the voters of District 1
The Advocate asked each candidate the following questions to enable voters to review “apples-to-apples” responses regarding issues and platforms. Answers were limited to 150 words, appear in the order in which they were received, and as submitted.
Why did you decide to run to be
The Williamson County Sheriff's Office launched a customized version of The Sheriff App for iPhone and Android devices. The app was developed to help sheriffs’ offices nationwide reach their citizens where they are: their smart phones.
This adaptation is no surprise to users, as WCSO under
Special Election Runoff
The City of Georgetown conducted a Special Election to Fill a Vacancy for a Council Member in District 1. The Council Members serve terms of three years. The person elected to District 1 will fill the remainder of the existing term that ends
If there's one thing that elite opinion tends to agree about on the left and the right, it's that nationalism is a very bad thing. If anything, this view has become even more entrenched as nationalism has demonstrated its potency in recent years, from the
The voters in City Council District 1 need a representative who will work diligently for us. Serving on the City Council is a lot of work, more than many of us would want to tackle. If you look at the minutes from this year, the
I love the holidays. It's a chance to stockpile so many things to keep my "ideas for Advocatie column" notebook full. By that, I mean
The elders and members of Zion Lutheran Church in Walburg, with their architects and contractors, broke ground on a new multi-use facility on the church grounds last month.
Pastor John Davenport (pictured) prepared the shovels, saying, "We dedicate this space to the glory of God, the
by Ann Marie Kennon
When it comes to leadership, we often overlook the things that have the greatest impact on our lives because there are no pundits talking about them on CNN or posting memes to Facebook. The positive side of that is, often, if we
It’s no secret that there are trials and tribulations associated with running a fast-growing city like Georgetown. But it's important to put these challenges in context. One thing that is often overlooked is your overall cost for city services. When you consider city taxes, electric,