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Wednesday Update, December 7

Willamson County News update

Santa Claus visits with Lauren Powell, 10, of Austin during the Christmas Stroll on the Square Saturday. Constant rain forced many events to be canceled. Andy Sharp


Wednesday Partly sunny, with a high near 60. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph.

 

3-day weather history at the airport [here]


Lake levels Tuesday

          Georgetown: 1.80 feet below full (791') -

   Stillhouse Hollow: 0.49 feet above full (622') -


Thursday, December 8
7:00p A Holiday to Remember by the Georgetown High School Show Choir, at the Klett Performing Arts Center

 

Friday, December 9
5:00p LIVE MUSIC: Sean Russell plays at Grape Creek Vineyards on the Square in Georgetown
7:00p A Holiday to Remember by the Georgetown High School Show Choir, at the Klett Performing Arts Center
7:30p Disney's The Little Mermaid at the Palace Theater

 

Saturday, December 10
9:00a Reindeer Run 5K at San Gabriel Park
10:00a Reindeer Run fun-run at San Gabriel Park
5:00p LIVE MUSIC: Dan Sullivan plays at Grape Creek Vineyards on the Square in Georgetown
7:00p A Holiday to Remember by the Georgetown High School Show Choir, at the Klett Performing Arts Center
7:30p Disney's The Little Mermaid at the Palace Theater

 

Sunday, December 11
2:00p Disney's The Little Mermaid at the Palace Theater
6:00p Candle Lighting Ceremony at Embree Group


A Holiday to Remember A Broadway-style musical revue presented by the Georgetown High School Show Choir, with guest appearances by Dr. Burke, Dr. Brent & Mr. Vanicek as Frosty the Snowman. Tickets: $5 at https://ghsh2r.eventbrite.com or at the door. Canned goods will be collected to make a holiday donation to The Caring Place. December 8, 9, and 10, 7pm at the Klett Performing Arts Center, 2211 N. Austin Ave.

 

DISNEY'S The Little Mermaid A magical story of the beautiful young mermaid, Ariel, who longs to leave her ocean home to live in the world above. Based on one of Hans Christian Andersen's most beloved stories and the classic animated film, Disney's The Little Mermaid is a love story for the ages. With music by eight-time Academy Award winner Alan Menken, lyrics by Howard Ashman and Glenn Slater, and a captivating book by Doug Wright. Tickets: $14-$30 online at www.georgetownpalace.com or by calling 512-869-7469. At the Palace Theater, November 18, to January 15, 2017

 

Reindeer Run The Locker will have its 3rd annual Reindeer Run on December 10. This fun run helps get shoes for GISD students. This year a 5k was added. Information at www.thelocker.info at San Gabriel Park, December 10, 9am 5k; 10am fun run

 

Candle lighting ceremony The Compassionate Friends of Brushy Creek will host a candle lighting ceremony to honor the memories of the sons, daughters , brothers, sisters and grandchildren who left too soon. For more information 512-348-7885. Please bring your loved-one's favorite food to share. at Embree Group, 4747 Williams Dr., December 11, 6pm


Deaths • Services

Dorrace Nell Wallace Hodges, 93, passed away on December 5, 2016. Visitation is on Wednesday, December 7, from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., at the Ramsey Funeral Home, 5600 Williams Drive in Georgetown. Funeral services will be held on December 8 at 11:00 a.m. at First United Methodist Church, 410 E University, Georgetown, Texas.

 

Ralph Augustus Brenneman, Jr. of Georgetown, Texas, passed away peacefully in his sleep on Friday, December 2, 2016.

 

Mandy Morrison passed away December 3, 2016. There will be a gathering to share memories on Saturday, December 10, 2016 at 2:00 p.m., at The Gabriels Funeral Chapel.

 

Micheal Chris Doerfler (Sluggo), 58, of Georgetown, passed away on December 4, 2016. Visitation will be held on Sunday, December 11, 2016 from 5-7 pm at Ramsey Funeral Home. Memorial services will be held on Monday, December 12, 2016 at 10:00 am at Dales Essenhaus in Walburg.

 

Louis Otto Wentrcek, 75, of Georgetown, passed away on November 30, 2016.