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Average gasoline prices dropped just ahead of last week's Thanksgiving holiday and continued to fall in the days since. Overall, the price of a gallon of regular unleaded is down more than 12 cents … more
“Wheel of Fortune LIVE!,” an all-new theatrical experience, is going on tour across North America and will stop in the Austin area at H-E-B Center at Cedar Park on Jan. 25. The all-new live … more
A Cedar Park man has been sentenced to 45 years in prison after he pleaded guilty to the 2019 murder of his wife.Samuel Byrd, 35, pleaded guilty on Nov. 14 to the murder of 30-year-old Amanda Gordon … more
Some Liberty Hill ISD students may end up moving over to Leander ISD following Williamson County approving a land swap agreement between the two school districts that will detach a small portion of … more
The historic Leander Grocery building suffered over $350,000 in damages during an early Sunday morning fire.The building itself was built in the 1950s along with the row of other historic buildings … more
An Austin woman was found guilty and sentenced to life in prison on Oct. 10 for the 2019 murder of a 22-year-old Cedar Park airman.Elanna Wilkes was one of three individuals charged with first-degree … more
Vertical construction is rapidly progressing in the planned $715 million, 116-acre Northline mixed-use development in Leander. The project broke ground in March 2020 and completed its initial … more
Round Rock ISD has opened applications for the district's Early College High School for students who would enroll as a freshman in the 2023-24 school year. "Students attending Early College High … more
Julie Kiley has been appointed to serve as the Williamson County auditor following the retirement of County Auditor Jerri Jones in December. Under Texas law, the county auditor is appointed by the … more
The Vandegrift High School Band and Vision Dance Team performed at the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York City last week. more
On Tuesday, Nov. 15, the Williamson County’s Commissioners Court recognized Nov. 14 through Nov. 18 as Geography Awareness Week. Additionally, the Commissioners Court proclaimed Wednesday, Nov. 16, … more
Due to a sharp increase in respiratory illness activity, including respiratory syncytial virus and seasonal influenza, Williamson County and Cities Health District is urging the public to follow … more
The Austin Police Department Residential Burglary Unit has arrested Michael Dominic Ruiz, Daniel Gabriel Milner, Rex Daniel Fagile, and Renata Ava Shepherd for multiple storage unit burglaries … more
After being unable to perform in 2021 due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Vandergrift High School’s marching band will be one of five featured bands performing in New York … more
After looking at the annual demographic reports during a workshop meeting Nov. 15, Leander Independent School District saw that the largest growth in student enrollment among school districts in the … more
The Williamson County Regional Animal Shelter said it is experiencing an extremely critical space crisis for their dogs. After receiving double digits of animals for six out of the last seven days, … more
A white Pflugerville ISD teacher in Texas was placed on leave after a video posted online showed him telling Black students his race is “superior,” according to KXAN-TV.“Deep down in my heart, … more
Williamson County Judge Bill Gravell has been appointed to the National Association of Counties (NACo) Housing Task Force, which consists of over 30 county-level from across the U.S."I am honored to … more
The Leander City Council accepted $3.5M in American Rescue Plan funding Thursday from Williamson County to fund a phased reclaimed water system that will service the planned $715 million Northline … more
Williamson County and Cities Health District is making it easier for residents to protect themselves from the flu this season by offering free flu shots for anyone aged six months or older.WCCHD … more
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