Brookshire Brothers opened their newest store along the busy I-35 corridor in Jarrell in November. Company CEO John Alston said, “We are continually looking for opportunities that make sense strategically for our company. The phenomenal growth in the Williamson County area and the visionary leadership
On February 5, GISD Superintendent Dr. Fred Brent (above) and the Georgetown Education Foundation hosted the 4th Annual State of the District and officially cut the ribbon on the newly-renovated Hammerlun Center for Leadership & Learning. For the first time, all GISD administrative staff and
Honoring our Country, Our Flag and our Veterans
The Gabriels Funeral Chapel and Crematory is proud to announce our new program that will honor our Country, our Flag, and our Veterans. We are the first funeral home in South Central Texas to offer such a program
Bill Gravell took the final oath at the historic courthouse January 1, sworn by Texas Supreme Court Chief Justice Nathan Hecht and surrounded by family and grandchildren. Having won their respective races, other officials sworn in were Judge KT Musselman (JP1), Judge Ed Edna Staudt
Recycling Christmas trees and boxes
City of Georgetown residents are encouraged to recycle Christmas trees, boxes, and wrapping paper to reduce material going to the landfill. If you recycle your tree, please remove the tree stand and any garland, ornaments, or lights. Artificial trees cannot
The Georgetown Eagle Baseball Team went 19-0 in regular season play and are beginning tournament play for another trip to the UIL State Championship. Despite having a grueling schedule, late night games or Saturday afternoon trips or double headers, all three teams came out
Notwithstanding a highly divisive primary season, Georgetown and Williamson County played host to senior statesmen and VIPs on several occasions in 2018 to generate support for the Republican ticket in the mid-term general election. It even looks like President Trump's October visit to Texas was
New for 2019 • What Jarrell's Got
On January 8, Jarrell's first animal hospital celebrated its grand opening and officially opened its doors to help animals and their humans locally.
Jarrell Animal Hospital is the newest, and only, local vet between Salado and Georgetown. They provide services
I am not going to say I'm old. I don't feel emotionally "old" and I have friends, born before me, who would be annoyed to think they must be even more "old."
I am certain, however, that I'm over the hill and entering the domino years.
by Mike Payne
It has well been observed for centuries that when new leadership emerges, noticeable change inevitably follows. As noted in John Heywood’s 1546 proverb collection, “A new broom sweeps clean.” Accordingly, the recent election of County Judge Bill Gravell should usher in a new