Georgetown

Stay informed about the latest local news in Georgetown, including Williamson County updates, GISD and Georgetown City Council coverage, plus local transportation and development news.





CI TEXAS ROUNDUP: Village within expansive Fields development in Frisco to feature 5-star Ritz-Carlton Hotel; Voodoo Doughnut coming soon to Cypress and more top news

Take a look at the top five trending stories across Community Impact Newspaper’s coverage areas in Texas as of April 22.


Rodney Atkins announced as new April 23 headliner for Georgetown's Red Poppy Festival

With Jack Ingram unable to perform, Rodney Atkins will headline the Red Poppy Festival this weekend.


CI TEXAS ROUNDUP: Construction to start on Magnolia Village retail center May 2; Stranger Things Store to open in Grapevine Mills and more top news

Take a look at the top five trending stories across Community Impact Newspaper’s coverage areas in Texas as of April 21.




Williamson County rewind: Samsung Austin Semiconductor donates $10K to tornado relief efforts, plus other news

Here is a roundup of news from Williamson County Commissioners Court's April 19 meeting.


CI TEXAS ROUNDUP: 5 businesses and restaurants coming to Keller, Fort Worth; Happy Goat Retreat now open in Willis and more top news

Take a look at the top five trending stories across Community Impact Newspaper’s coverage areas in Texas as of April 19.


UPDATE: Austin airport, Capital Metro respond to federal ruling overturning mask mandate for public transportation

The Austin-Bergstrom International Airport and Capital Metro are both assessing how an April 18 decision by a federal judge to strike down the mask mandate for public transportation will affect their operations.


Georgetown's State of the City 2022 showcases high growth

Mayor Josh Schroeder and City Manager David Morgan provided public comments on the growth in Georgetown.



CI TEXAS ROUNDUP: Hoots Wings opening delayed in Round Rock; Grab N Go Tacos now open in New Caney and more top news

Take a look at the top five trending stories across Community Impact Newspaper’s coverage areas in Texas as of April 18.


Sales tax holiday for emergency supplies to save Texans estimated $1.5M

The sales tax holiday for emergency supplies is estimated to save Texans $1.5 million.


Local wedding business Elope in Austin redefines weddings

Elope in Austin offers drive-up weddings, elopements, micro-weddings and pop-up weddings, which typically include all the elements of a traditional wedding on a much smaller scale in venues throughout the Austin area. 


CI TEXAS ROUNDUP: Plano ISD could cut programs due to rising state recapture bill; Frosties to offer daiquiris to go in downtown Hutto and more top news

Take a look at the top five trending stories across Community Impact Newspaper’s coverage areas in Texas as of April 14.



CI TEXAS ROUNDUP: Developer eyes demolition of downtown Austin block home to Oilcan Harry's, Coconut Club and more top news

Take a look at the top five trending stories across Community Impact Newspaper’s coverage areas in Texas as of April 13.


Several Georgetown facilities scheduled for closure on Easter Sunday

Several public facilities will be closed on April 17.


CI TEXAS ROUNDUP: Officials monitoring noise complaints from residents living near new Round Rock Amp venue; CraftWay Kitchen opens second location in Frisco and more top news

Take a look at the top five trending stories across Community Impact Newspaper’s coverage areas in Texas as of April 12.


Helping Hands of Georgetown hires new executive director

A new executive director has been hired at Helping Hands of Georgetown.



Georgetown City Council to consider allowing demolition of historic property

The city will vote on further demolition of a medium-priority historic property April 12.


CI TEXAS ROUNDUP: 1838 Grill New Braunfels now open and more local business updates; Tomball ISD considering boundary changes near The Woodlands and more top news

Take a look at the top five trending stories across Community Impact Newspaper’s coverage areas in Texas as of April 11.