City Week eEdition
In the Sunday Sun
Citing Biblical traditions, conservative clergy decry court ruling on gay marriage
Fireworks pop with patriotic brilliance at Sertoma Club’s annual Independence Day celebration
Migratory Green Herons nest in downtown tree
Walburg man receives award-winning care at St. David’s Georgetown Hospital after stroke
City plans to shuffle downtown office buildings
Palace Theatre aims to build facility for teaching children
San José Park splash pad makes thrilling debut
‘What’s It?’ No. 5
Letters: Liberty and justice for all
Letters: Headline misses the mark
County surveys residents on preparedness
Work on Sheraton luxury hotel keeps pace in spite of rain
Entrepreneur sells natural oils after seeing efficacy
512 Locksmith expands to Georgetown
Cleaner joins chamber roll
Collain introduces new medical cloud technology
FEMA hiring for temporary positions
Manufacturing facility to break ground in Taylor
Southwestern soccer coach helped U.S. win first World Cup
Club laxers win title at Louisiana tournament
Georgetown Meals on Wheels going strong thanks to founder
Florence Church of Christ likes small feel
Yesteryears: G’town company continues drilling
G’town Chef: Try different techniques, ingredients for piecrust
Keep it tasty this summer with salads, vegetables
Masons select new leaders
Wednesday update, July 8
A siege of Green Herons — birder speak for a group of the small, wetland-loving birds — has taken up residence in a tree on the Square. Read more in the Wednesday Sun. Andy Sharp
Wednesday Partly sunny, with a high near 91. South wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
3-day weather history at the airport [here]
Lake levels Tuesday
Georgetown: 1.98 feet over full (791') -
Stillhouse Hollow: 1.4 feet over full (622') -
Unified Development Code Advisory Committee meets to discuss the city’s development guidelines, 300-1 Industrial Avenue, Georgetown, 3 p.m.
Planning & Zoning Commission provides recommendations to city council on zoning changes, 101 East Seventh Street, Georgetown, 6 p.m.
Carolyn Remmler teaches preschool science for kids 3 to 5 years old (class is free but register by calling 512-864-3008), 805 West University Avenue, Georgetown, 2-3:30 p.m.
Learn about Vander Clyde, the Round Rock resident who became the cross-dressing sensation Barbette, at this month’s Salon at Wildfire, 812 South Austin Avenue, Georgetown, 6:30-8 p.m.
Deaths • Services
William Barrick died June 24. Services are pending.
Marjorie Hammerickson died June 27. Services were held 11 a.m. Monday, July 6, The Gabriels Funeral Chapel, 393 North Interstate 35, Georgetown.
LaDain Isbell Burson died July 3. Services were held 10 a.m. Tuesday, July 7, I.O.O.F. Cemetary, 701 Smith Creek Road, Georgetown.
Lois Louise Roe died July 4. Services were held 10 a.m. Tuesday, July 7, Cook-Walden/Capital Parks Cemetary, 14501 North Interstate 35, Pflugerville.
Mary Lopez Vasquez died July 4. Service at 10 a.m. Wednesday, July 8, St. John's United Methodist Church, 311 East University Avenue, Georgetown.
Richard Lane Holloway died July 4. Service at 1 p.m. Wednesday, July 8, Cook-Walden/Capital Parks Funeral Home, 14501 North Interstate 35, Pflugerville.
Ann Hilscher Weaver died July 4. Service at 2 p.m. Thursday, July 9, Tenth Street United Methodist Church, 410 West Tenth Street, Taylor.
William “Bill” Edward Hinds, Sr., died July 5. Service at 10 a.m. Thursday, July 9, Ramsey Funeral Home, 5600 Williams Drive, Georgetown.
Ray Steven Rose died June 26. Service at 11 a.m. Saturday, July 11, The Gabriels Funeral Chapel, 393 North Interstate 35, Georgetown.
Kathryn Walden died June 28. Service at 2 p.m. Tuesday, July 14, First United Methodist Church, 410 East University Avenue, Georgetown.
Lester (Les) Williams died June 22. Service at 11:30 a.m. Saturday, July 11, McKee Mortuary, 1401 Highway 114, North Manchester, Indiana.
Jacqueline Moore Randall died June 12. Service at 10 a.m. Saturday, July 11, Tenth Street United Methodist Church, 410 West Tenth Street, Taylor.
Carl Vitera died June 25. Service at 1 p.m. Wednesday, July 15, The Worship Place Church, 811 Sun City Boulevard, Georgetown.
Clyde M. Hannah died June 18. Service at 4 p.m. Friday, July 17, Legacy Hills Pavilion, 301 Del Webb Boulevard, Georgetown.