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Friday update, October 19

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Leslie Webb sees furniture as the crossroads where art meets pragmatism, not just a means of filling up space in one's home. Read the full story in the October 21 Sun.

Flood Warning Now until 7pm Friday


Friday Showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 61. North wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.


Saturday A 40 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 67. North northeast wind 10 to 15 mph.


Sunday Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. Northeast wind around 10 mph.


3-day weather history at the airport [here]

Mosquitoes test positive for West Nile in Southeast Georgetown

The City of Georgetown reported late Friday that mosquitoes from a trap on S. Maple Street tested positive for the West Nile virus. On Friday evening and early Saturday morning, weather permitting, the city planned to spray a permethrin-based insecticide along the street right-of-way and in public parks within a half-mile radius of the trap to kill adult mosquitoes.


For more info go HERE for the city's information page.

Live music this weekend

Friday, October 19
5:00p Steve the Brit performs at Grape Creek Georgetown on the Square
7:00p Edward Kopecky Fun Time Czech Band performs at Dale's Essenhaus
8:00p Ella Reid band at Hardtails Bar and Grill


Saturday, October 20
5:00p Sean Russell performs on the downtown Square
5:00p Tone Band performs at Central Texas Olive Ranch
7:00p Pure Country performs at Dale's Essenhaus
7:30p The Walburg Boys play in the Biergarten at Walburg German Restaurant
8:00p King V Blues performs at Jack's Lounge at the Sheraton



Friday, October 19
The Game's Afoot by The Sun City Theatre Guild plays in the Sun City Ballroom
7:30p The Addams Family plays at The Palace


Saturday, October 20
9:00a Horsemanship Clinic hosted by The McLeod Equestrian Center
9:00a Fabric Yard Sale hosted by The American Sewing Guild in Georgetown
9:00a Car Show hosted by Faith Lutheran Church
9:00a Gault Tour hosted by the Williamson Museum
10:00a Month of Mourning: Memorial Cards at The Williamson Museum on The Chisholm Trail in Round Rock
4:00p Book Signing Event at the Georgetown Public Library
6:30p Cattleman's Ball hosted by The Williamson Museum at the Sheraton Hotel
7:00p The Game's Afoot by The Sun City Theatre Guild plays in the Sun City Ballroom
7:30p The Addams Family plays at The Palace


Sunday, October 21
9:00a Horsemanship Clinic hosted by The McLeod Equestrian Center
2:30p The Addams Family plays at The Palace


Monday, October 22
5:30p Adult Drawing for Beginners at ArtSea Lessons & Studio

Deaths • Services

Rose Gallagher Rodden died. Visiting hours will be held on Sunday, October 21, 2018 from 5 to 7 p.m. at Cook-Walden Davis Funeral Home in Georgetown, Texas.   The family will celebrate Rose's life at Santa Rosa Catholic Church in Andice, Texas on Monday, October 22, 2018 at 10:30 a.m.


Magdaline Louise (Markert) Schiller, 89, died. Visitation will be held from 5 until 8 p.m. on Friday, October 19, 2018 at Cook Walden, Pflugerville. Services will be held at Cook Walden Funeral Home Chapel on Interstate 35 Pflugerville on Saturday, October 20, 2018 at 3:30 p.m. Interment will immediately follow at Capital Parks Cemetery.


Mary Ann Weaver died. A celebration of life will be held at Cooke-Walden Funeral Home, 2900 Williams Drive., Georgetown Thursday, October 18 at 6 p.m. The funeral service will be held at Grace Episcopal Church, 1314 East University Avenue, Georgetown on Friday, October 19 at 11 a.m. The burial service will follow (approximately 2 p.m.) at White Rock Cemetery in Ross, Texas.


Mary Katheryn Fambrough Allgood died October 13, 2018. Services will be at The Gabriels Funeral Home in Georgetown, Texas on Friday, October 19, 10 a.m.


Joshua William Latham died October 8, 2018. His burial was at the City of Taylor Cemetery on October 10 and a memorial service was held at Crestview Baptist Church on October 12.


Larry Hausenfluke, 78, died October 14. Funeral service will be held at 1 p.m. on Saturday, October 20, 2018 in The Chapel of Ramsey Funeral Home.


Gary Bradford, 81, died October 14, 2018. A Celebration of Life will be held at 1 p.m. on Saturday, October 20, 2018 in The Great Hall of The Delaney, 359 Village Commons Boulevard, Georgetown, Texas 78633.


Dora Dorsey, 75, died October 2, 2018 in Round Rock. A Memorial and Celebration of Life will be at 2 p.m., on October 21, 2018 at the Cook-Walden Davis Funeral Home located at 2900 Williams Drive in Georgetown. A reception will follow at the Georgetown Recreation Center.





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