City Week eEdition
In the Sunday Sun
Police abuse lawsuit stalls in federal court
Woman accused of cruelty to family dog
City council goes with lower tax rate but bills still expected to climb
Upgrades to San Gabriel Park prioritized in proposed budget
District shows off New Carver at grand opening
Coach decodes football for budding female fans at Women’s Football Academy
Bermudez appeals firing from Georgetown police
Sun City will not build 4th golf course
Amid dry weather, temperature hits triple digits at long last
Fire chief recommends backup for upcoming EMS program
New county buildings in Georgetown progress with design work
G’town police department joins regional SWAT team
Texas Golfer: Assistant pros get their turn on links
Lucas Garza wins division at South Texas PGA event
2015 football preview: Cedar Park returns loaded defense
Pulling Hair: Native daughters — finding oneself in fairytale Quedlinburg
Other Voices: Trucks race through neighborhood
Letters: Obamacare passes annual exam
Chamber of Commerce needs bag-stuffing volunteers
State to replace Coupland bridge
School supplies go on sale tax free next weekend
The Locker helps students prepare for classes to begin again
Harvest time is no can of corn
Faith Lutheran member turns collection of choir prayers into book
Realtors host free movie night in Georgetown Village
Symphony Society seeks board leaders
Centenarian wins annual spelling bee at The Wesleyan at Estrella
Eggs in my Pocket: Mother Nature unleashes unbearable summer heat upon us
Weekend update, August 1-3
Southwestern University football coach Joe Austin explains the finer points of the sport Thursday night during the Women’s Football Academy at the Palace Theatre. Read about it in the Sunday Sun. Jonathan Adams
Saturday Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 98. East wind around 5 mph.
Sunday Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 99. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon.
Monday Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 99. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
3-day weather history at the airport [here]
Lake levels Thursday
Georgetown: 0.64 feet below full (791') -
Stillhouse Hollow: 0.13 feet over full (622') -
Cactus Groove jazz trio performs in this week’s free Summer Music Concert on the county courthouse lawn, Georgetown Square, 6:30-8:30 p.m.
Farmers market in Wolf Ranch, 1015 West University Avenue (in the southwest parking lot, near Old Navy), Georgetown, 9 a.m.-1 p.m.
The Palace Theatre presents a free screening of In Plain Sight, a movie about human trafficking in the United States (reserve tickets by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org), 810 South Austin Avenue, 7 p.m.
Christy Hullum’s new exhibit, Invisible World: Infrared Photography, opens inside Georgetown Public Library, 402 West Eighth Street, and runs through Fri., Aug. 28; artist reception Thu., Aug. 6, 6-8 p.m.
Deaths • Services
Charles “Chuck” Mimbs died July 28. Service at 10 a.m. Friday, July 31, First Baptist Church, 1333 West University Avenue, Georgetown.
James William French died July 28. Service at 1 p.m., Wednesday, August 5, First Presbyterian Church, 703 South Church Street, Georgetown.