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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

An older woman holds a certificate next to a younger woman.

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') -


Friday evening

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.


Saturday

Farmers market in Wolf Ranch, 1015 West University Avenue (in the southwest parking lot, near Old Navy), Georgetown, 9 a.m.-1 p.m.


Sunday

The Palace Theatre presents a free screening of In Plain Sight, a movie about human trafficking in the United States (reserve tickets by emailing inplainsightgt@yahoo.com), 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.