City Week eEdition
The Guide to Georgetown
In the Sunday Sun
City’s EMS plan draws county’s ire
Commissioners threaten to pull ambulances out of Georgetown
Verde Vista Drive extension depends on traffic analysis
Revelers will brighten Square with joy at Friday’s lighting
Ladies Nite Out kicks off holiday shopping season
Council to revisit salamander development guidelines Tuesday
Students win bikes for Purple Heart essays
City selects manager search firm
Commission recommends extending Rivery deal timeline
Committee identifies road needs
Longtime employee takes over elections department as interim director
Jarrell to double football stadium’s capacity
Brown Santa aims to brighten holidays
G’town school district hires new spokesperson
Municipal court administrator honored
Basketball: Lady Patriots’ late rally falls short
New 18-hole course not in Sun City expansion plans
Basketball: Georgetown finishes strong in opening victory
Medrano fulfills childhood dream by signing to run with Longhorns
Prepping for a big senior year, Raguse inks with Big 12’s Bears
Basketball: Lady Eagles dig deep to knock off Pflugerville
Voskuil earns historic recognition at Mary Hardin-Baylor
Georgetown man runs races in every state
Amplify Austin ready to pump up WilCo non-profits
Georgetown, Round Rock theater groups nominated for awards
Help needed delivering meals
Column: Hectic Thanksgivings of years past bring back warm memories
Jim Hope takes over U.S. Agency for International Development’s Kosovo mission
Mary Katherine Kinney plays Fiona and Scott Shipman is Shrek in the Palace Theatre’s production of Shrek, The Musical which opened Friday on Springer Memorial Stage. The show also played at 7:30 p.m. Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday and continues to run weekends through December 29. Photo by Andy Sharp.
Saturday: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 7am. Some of the storms could be severe. High near 68, low around 53. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 75, low aorund 45. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Monday: Sunny, with a high near 62, low around 39. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon.
3-day weather history at the airport [here]
Lake levels Friday
Georgetown: 14.32 feet below full (791')
Stillhouse Hollow: 13.71 feet below full (622')
East View football heads into the second week of the playoffs versus Tivy High School; send off the football team from EVHS, 4490 East University Avenue, 4 p.m.; game at Bobcat Stadium in San Marcos, 1100 Aquarena Springs Drive (exit 205 off I-35 South, right on Aquarena), 7:30 p.m.
Shrek the Musical opens at the Palace Theatre, 810 South Austin Avenue, Georgetown 7:30 p.m.
A Midsummer Night’s Dream plays in Southwestern’s Jones Theater, 1001 East University Avenue, Georgetown, 7:30-9:30 p.m.
Support Williamson County Youth Fair and run the Gobble Wobble 5K in Berry Springs Park, 1801 County Road 152, Georgetown, 8 a.m.
Farmers market in Wolf Ranch Town Center, 1015 West University Avenue, Georgetown, 9 a.m.-1 p.m.
Pre-Thanksgiving Car Show at Cross and Crown Lutheran Church, 3800 Shell Road, Georgetown, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
A Midsummer Night’s Dream plays in Southwestern’s Jones Theater, 1001 East University Avenue, Georgetown, 3-5 p.m.
Movie “Klan on Trial: How Dan Moody broke the back of the KKK in Texas” debuts in the county courthouse, 710 South Main Street, Georgetown, 6:30-8 p.m.
Deaths • Services
Zoro Murlin Bonnet died November 20. Service at 2 p.m. Sunday, November 23, The Gabriels Funeral Chapel, 393 North I-35, Georgetown.
Mary “Frances” Davis Miller died November 20. Service at 11 a.m. Monday, November 24, in Bruce, Mississippi.
Harlan Lewis H. Green died November 13. Service at 2 p.m. Tuesday, November 25, The Chapel of Ramsey Funeral Home, 5600 Williams Drive, Georgetown.
Lt. Col. Charles E. (Gene) Perry, ret., died November 15. Service at 11 a.m. Wednesday, December 3, The Worship Place, 811 Sun City Boulevard, Sun City, Georgetown.
Lonnie Mancle Sides died October 14. Service at 11 a.m. Saturday, November 22, The Worship Place, 811 Sun City Boulevard, Georgetown.
Isom Shoemaker died November 13. Arrangements are pending.
Martha C. Thurmond died November 10. Services in Wichita Falls are private. Celebration of life at 2 p.m. Saturday, November 22, the Thurmond home, 1002 South Walnut Street, Georgetown.
J.T. Ellason died November 11. Service at 2 p.m. Tuesday, November 25, Wellspring United Methodist Church, 6200 Williams Drive, Georgetown.
William (Bill) Francis Bowles, III died November 5. Services are private.
Audrey Rose Hessling died November 10. Services are private.
Richard Malstrom died November 11. Services are private.
Pete Reynaga died November 13. Services are pending.