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Garage Sales

Three-day Estate Sale in Berry Creek. 30306 Briarcrest Drive, Georgetown. Thursday-Saturday, 10am-4pm

Estate Sale 115 Melissa Ct. Fri. 8/18, 8am-3pm. and Sat. 8/19, 8am-noon

Wednesday Update, August 16

Daily Photo

Annie Purl Elementary School principal Denise Baldwin wears a big smile after cutting the ribbon for the new Annie Purl Elementary School on Monday. School starts Thursday. Andy Sharp

Wednesday Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 98. Heat index values as high as 106. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

3-day weather history at the airport [here]

Lake levels Tuesday

          Georgetown: 9.07 feet below full (791') -

   Stillhouse Hollow: 0.17 feet below full (622') -

Live music this week

Thursday, August 17
6:00p Ken Kruse sings Frank Sinatra tributes at Tony and Luigi's, 1201 South Church Street, Georgetown
8:00p Jonas Lorence performs at Hardtails Bar and Grill, 1515 N. I-35 Georgetown

Friday, August 18
5:00p Rodney Overturff performs at Grape Creek Georgetown on the Square
6:30p Folkwine Band plays folk, acoustic rock on the Courthouse Square
7:00p Backroads Band performs at Dale's Essenhaus, 3900 Farm-to-Market 972, Walburg
8:30p Bellamy Brothers plays on the outdoor stage at Hardtails Bar and Grill, 1515 N. I-35, Georgetown

Saturday, August 19
5:00p Steve the Brit performs classic songs at Grape Creek Georgetown on the Square
7:00p Porch Turtles performs at Dale's Essenhaus, 3900 Farm-to-Market 972, Walburg

Events this Week

Thursday, August 17
7:45a First Day of School for Georgetown ISD
(7:45a for Elementary, 8:25a for Middle School and 8:40a for High School)

Friday, August 18
5:00p Mike Elliott an Elvis tribute artist plays on the Courthouse Square.

Saturday, August 19
8:00a Vern's No Frills 5k hosted by the Georgetown Running Club at Berry Springs Park
9:30a Overdose Awareness Day Memorial Walk hosted by Lifesteps Substance Abuse Coalition at Old Settler's Park, 330 E. Palm Valley Blvd, Round Rock

Deaths • Services

Larry Wayne Kruege died on August 11, 2017.


Jay Dee "Pappy" Allen, Sr. on died June 18, 2017. A Memorial Celebration of Life Service will be held on Saturday, August 19, 2017 at 11 a.m. at the First Presbyterian Church in Georgetown


Odis Daniel Hightower died July 31, 2017. A private celebration of his life will be held in Georgetown