City Week eEdition
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In the Sunday Sun
World, national events provoke EMS changes
Lawsuit claims cops hurt senior citizen
Top East View students followed different paths
Two new faces take seats on council
Eason reflects on four terms at dais
Hammerlun praises city council’s harmony
Brainard appointed to leadership position on council
Annual Sun City event commemorates fallen soldiers
Firefighters save man from stranded car in high water
Hospital executive’s ‘jail time’ helps kids in need
Pulling Hair: Three creators of beauty
Letters: A fair solution for Majestic Oak Lane
Other Voices: Too many vehicles makes life awful
Exceptional teachers enrich students’ lives outside classroom
Baseball: Georgetown’s Anderson shuts out Chargers
Boys soccer: Vandergriff leads EV postseason parade; Georgetown’s Motakef honored as Newcome of the Year
Academics, athletics drive Milliet’s college decision
East View’s Soto relishes bond with high school teammates
Texas Golfer: Southwestern’s Hebert finishes among top 30 at DIII national tournament
Police find 35 pounds of meth during routine traffic stop
High school graduation nears for GISD, Gateway
Students receive automotive scholarships
World War II veteran celebrates 97th birthday with help from Patriot band
This year’s Festival of the Arts gets romantic
GHS classes reunite in Community Center
History Happy Hour shows how Civil War soldiers gambled
Eggs in my Pocket: Add ‘guinea wrangler’ to my list of job titles
Weekend update, May 23-24
Herman Crisp stands Friday outside his home on West Street. A lawsuit filed Thursday in federal district court in Austin claims police raided the 81-year-old's home in September looking for his nephew, threw Mr. Crisp to the ground and broke his hip. Read the story in The Sunday Sun. Photo by Jonathan Adams.
SaturdayShowers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Cloudy, with a high near 80, low around 68. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Cloudy, with a high near 78, low around 69. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday 40%chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83, low around 68. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
3-day weather history at the airport [here]
Lake levels Friday
Georgetown: 8.29 feet below full (791') up
Stillhouse Hollow: 10.43 feet below full (622') up
Georgetown Public Library hosts a free screening of To Kill a Mockingbird, the award-winning movie based on Harper Lee’s classic book, 402 West Eighth Street, 6:30 p.m.
Dogs will descend on Georgetown Church of Christ for Barkfest, a free community event for canine lovers, 1525 West University Avenue, 9 a.m.-noon
Farmers market in Wolf Ranch, 1015 West University Avenue, Georgetown, 9 a.m.-1 p.m.
Veterans and their families are invited to the fourth annual free Heroes Night Out Military Appreciation Barbecue, 1150 South Bell Boulevard, Cedar Park, 11 a.m.-3 p.m.
The Creative Clay & China Club of Sun City will feature their best works at their first annual juried show, The Atrium, 1 Texas Drive, Georgetown, 2-6 p.m.
Flashback to the 1950s at the Kiwanis Club Spring Fling, featuring food and live music by the Stone Hill Band (tickets cost $15 per person), Sun City’s Cowan Creek Pavilion, 1433 Cool Spring Way, Georgetown, 5:30-7:30 p.m.
Watch True Grit with Chet Garner, host of popular PBS show The Daytripper, at the Palace Theatre (tickets cost $7-$10), 810 South Austin Avenue, Georgetown, 7:30 p.m.
Sun City hosts a pre-Memorial Day concert featuring music by the 36th Infantry Division Band, Veterans Memorial Plaza, 2 Texas Drive, Georgetown, 7 p.m.
Hear live music and support the Peyton A. James Scholarship at Texas A&M at the Kindness Matters benefit concert (tickets cost $10 per person), St. Helen Catholic Church, 2700 East University Avenue, Georgetown, 4 p.m.
Military members who have died serving their country will be remembered at the annual Memorial Day ceremony in Sun City, Veterans Memorial Plaza, 2 Texas Drive, Georgetown, 9:30-11 a.m.
Meet Round Rock police officers and firefighters at the Jump into Summer Community Fun Fest, Round Rock Christian Church, 22 Chalice Way, 10 a.m.-3 p.m.
Killed submarines will be honored at a U.S. Submarine Veterans Memorial Day ceremony, Round Rock Memorial Park, 600 North Lee Street, 11 a.m.
Deaths • Services
Arlene Bishop died May 22. Services are pending at this time.
Rosemary Mitchell died May 9. Service at 3 p.m. Monday, May 25, First Presbyterian Church of Georgetown, 703 South Church Street.
Gary Mitten died May 13. Service at 3 p.m. Sunday, May 31, Georgetown Church of Christ, 1525 West University Avenue.
Brian Gooding died April 13. Service at 2 p.m. Sunday, June 14, Cowan Creek Country Club, 1433 Cool Spring Way, Georgetown.