The Williamson County Sun

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Sun City's Independent Weekly Newspaper since 2007

The Guide to Georgetown

Garage Sales

Shell Rd & Williams Dr. Heritage Oaks Community Garage Sale. 40+ homes! Sat. 10/17, 7am-noon. Furniture, antiques, household items, clothing.

106 Windmill Cove, Sat. 10/17, 8am-12noon. Furniture, designer clothing, household items and more.

Community Garage Sale Oct. 31, 8am-noon. 14th annual Texas Traditions Event. Williams Dr. to Bootys Crossing, 1 mile west. Balloon on mailbox of participating homes.

Weir Market Day Sat 10/17, 8am-2pm. The Weir Supergals will be having their Fall bake sale and invite you to join. Crafts & garage sale items welcome. Booth space $10. No food booths. Julia Navarrette, 512-863- 0090. Help support the Weir Community Club and enjoy a beautiful Saturday morning in Weir.

119 Ridge Oak Dr. Oct. 16-17th. 8am-5pm. Kimball Electric organ (Superstar III), large window A/C unit 8000BTU 120V, Toshiba 57" TV, 120 watt PA system, 15.4" under counter TV, Brinkmann 5 burner gas grill, pots, pans & dishes, new barber chair.

75 CR 129 Between Hutto and Taylor, Estate Sale, Sat-Sun, October 17-18, 9am-5pm.

Tuesday update, October 13

Episcopal pastor blesses a donkey at Blessing of the Animals.

Near the end of a pretty autumn day Saturday at Berry Springs Park & Preserve, Kodie Emmons, 9, gets some fishing guidance from her great-uncle, Joey Tomasek. Several members of the family enjoyed their time trying their luck in this catch and release pond. Andy Sharp

Tuesday Sunny, with a high near 89. North northeast wind around 10 mph.


3-day weather history at the airport [here]

Lake levels Monday

          Georgetown: 10.83 feet below full (791') -

   Stillhouse Hollow: 1.5 feet below full (622') -

Monday evening

Learn about healthy fungi and healthy soils from horticulturalist David Steinbrunner at a meeting of Williamson County Master Gardeners, 3151 SE Inner Loop, Georgetown, 6:30 p.m.


Farmers market in Sun City Social Center parking lot, 2 Texas Drive, 9 a.m.-noon

Georgetown High School volleyball team hosts annual Dig Pink Breast Cancer Awareness Fundraiser benefiting Side-Out Foundation (contributions can also be made online at, 2211 North Austin Avenue, Georgetown, 5:30 p.m.

Deaths • Services

Shirley Rae Griffin, 82, died October 4. Service at 1 p.m. Friday, October 16, The Worship Place, 811 Sun City Boulevard, Georgetown.


Ruth Georgiana Parker died October 1. Service at 11 a.m. Tuesday, October 20, Santa Rosa de Lima Catholic Church, 6571 FM 970, Florence.


William Ray (Bill) Snyder died October 4. Service at 11 a.m. Saturday, October 24, First Presbyterian Church, 110 North Adams Street, Tallahassee, Florida.


Jo Ann DiLeo died August 20. An informal celebration of life will be held 11 a.m. Saturday, October 17, Vidaure family home, Jarrell.