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Williamson County currently has openings for appointments to the Williamson County Historical Commission. The WCHC is designated to coordinate and supervise historic preservation under the direction … more
Band of the Hills, a wind and percussion ensemble composed of musicians from Cedar Park, Leander, Round Rock, Pflugerville and surrounding areas, will celebrate 25 years of community engagement next … more
Two men are facing felony charges after being arrested for allegedly stealing catalytic converters for area vehicles.Derrion Newton, 27, and Dariel Jenkins, 24, were observed by police officers … more
The cities of Cedar Park and Leander have set their final tax rate for Fiscal Year 2022-23 along with their final city budgets for next year.Both cities have cut their tax rate down to historically … more
Leander ISD earned an overall B rating in accountability evaluations, or 89 out of 100 score, when the Texas Education Agency released ratings last month.This is the first time evaluations have been … more
After a slight tick upward last week, local gas prices fell back down below the $3 range at many stations across Cedar Park and Leander. The Austin metro area average fell 4 cents to $3.12 per … more
The Travis County Commissioners Court voted Tuesday to issue a burn ban for the unincorporated areas of the county effective immediately. The ban is set to expire on Oct. 26 unless further action is … more
Leander ISD taxpayers face a consequential vote this November that could decide the fate of 458 teaching positions.The Leander ISD Board of Trustees approved Aug. 18 a final tax rate of $1.2746 for … more
The Williamson County Domestic Assault Response Team is partnering with the Williamson County Sheriff’s Office and Hope Alliance, Williamson County’s only resource  center and emergency … more
Williamson County Emergency Medical Services (EMS) is pleased to announce that it was granted re-accreditation by the Commission on Accreditation of Ambulance Services (CAAS).  Williamson County … more
A grand opening was held Saturday for the new Sculpture Garden Trail located at Lakewood Park in Leander.The ribbon cutting for the new park feature was held during the second annual Arts Fest, which … more
Leander will impose harsher penalties on homeowners who repeatedly violate the current Stage 4 water restrictions, which are being imposed while the Brushy Creek Regional Utility Authority's (BCRUA) … more
New omicron-targeting COVID-19 boosters are now available, but many are wondering: Should they get the shots immediately or wait to time them closer to the holidays? The short answer is it depends … more
Gas prices continued to fall over the last week, dropping 13.1 cents per gallon across the Austin area while the number of stations reporting prices below $3 per gallon in the Cedar Park and Leander … more
Cedar Park woman was honored Thursday during the Cedar Park City Council meeting for being the first female scout to earn the rank of Eagle Scout with Scouts BSA (formerly the Boy Scouts of America) … more
A Leander ISD student, a bus driver and a bus monitor were left hospitalized after a crash involving their bus and a FedEx delivery truck.The accident happened around 11 a.m. Tuesday morning at … more
The City of Cedar Park is prohibiting its water customers from using irrigation systems or hose-end sprinklers for outdoor watering from Sept. 21 to Oct. 4 while the Brushy Creek Regional Utility … more
Utility workers repair power lines at the intersection of U.S. 183 and Osage Drive in Leander on Sept. 7, 2022. more
Last week, a federal judge sentenced Okanlawon Azeez Egerongbe, aka Tony Kunle, Alex Tohee, 37, of Round Rock to 120 months in prison and to pay $633,520 in restitution for his role in a … more
Leander police arrested a former Rouse High School student after he allegedly posted photos of himself holding a pistol in his vehicle outside of his former school on social media. Joseph Ellis, 18, … more
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