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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

Weekend update

Older man enjoying a BBQ meal.

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')


Friday Night

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.


Saturday

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.