Jarrell PD investigating threat made on social media involving JISD students
Police are investigating a threat to Jarrell schools after a TikTok surfaced of a girl threatening to shoot up Jarrell Middle School.
I-35 mainlanes to close in Georgetown for Williams Drive bridge deck pour
At 9 p.m. on Friday, March 24 and Saturday, March 25, the northbound and southbound I-35 mainlanes will close between Lakeway Drive and SH 29.
ACC Round Rock Campus closed due to power outage
All other campuses are continuing to operate on their regular schedules Thursday, says ACC.
Round Rock firefighters honored for saving life of 18-month-old girl
The City of Round Rock says, “These are true heroes."
YMCA of Central Texas receives $1 million donation from Sports Clips founder
The donation from Sports Clips founder Gordan Logan will be used to build a new YMCA facility in Georgetown.
New restraining device that doesn’t use force could be used by local law enforcement agencies
The creators of the BolaWrap said it’s a tool for law enforcement to use that doesn’t involve force.
Escaped dog in Round Rock reunited with owners
The dog, named Lucy, escaped from a pet resort in Round Rock and had been missing for 24 hours.
Road work to cause overnight closures, delays along I-35 in Austin, Round Rock, Georgetown and San Marcos
Portions of I-35 will be closed nightly for roadwork in Round Rock, Georgetown and South Austin beginning tonight, March 19.
Cedar Park police launch 'Bring Me Home' service to help children, intellectually disabled adults
Bring Me Home is a free program intended to help officers find and safely return people who need extra assistance as quickly as possible when they wander away from their family or caregivers.
Do not drink and drive, law enforcement warns Texans
With St. Patrick's Day, Spring Break and South by Southwest in full swing, law enforcement agencies across Central Texas create campaigns and programs that hope to discourage people from drinking and driving.
Cedar Park company to make 2 trips to the moon with new NASA contract
Firefly Aerospace CEO Bill Weber says they have a new $112 million contract with NASA. The space agency wants Blue Ghost 2 ready for launch in 2026.
RRISD to hold in-person fentanyl awareness event April 3
The meeting will focus on fentanyl awareness, prevention and resource information. Narcan and medical disposable bags will also be available on a first come, first served basis for adults.
Round Rock pawn shop robbery suspect arrested in Austin
38-year-old Jerry Rendon was arrested in South Austin for a robbery at a Round Rock pawn shop earlier this week.
'Fentanyl kills' billboard in Jarrell provides important warning for teens, parents
Now, as vehicles flash by on the interstate, a message on the electronic billboard shows a warning. 200 deaths a day, "fentanyl kills, just ask my mom."
6 Texans charged in stolen identity tax fraud scheme; over $100M sought from IRS
A federal grand jury in Austin returned an indictment charging seven people with conspiracy to commit mail and wire fraud, and crimes arising out of their scheme to defraud the IRS using stolen identities.
Williamson County celebrates 175th anniversary with a mural
The mural, painted on the side of the Williamson County tax office, reflects the past and present of the county and its community.
Suspect steals catalytic converter off nonprofit van that helps seniors
Senior Access, a nonprofit that helps seniors maintain independence, is now out thousands on dollars after someone sawed off the catalytic converter of one of their vans.
Williamson County throws 175th birthday party
Over the past 17 and a half decades, a lot has happened in Williamson County, which is marking the anniversary of its founding with a two-day event in Georgetown, including a public painting project.
Georgetown ISD to host student job fairs April 17-18
Students will have the chance to meet with more than 100 local businesses to learn about summer employment and internship opportunities.
Williamson County celebrates 175th anniversary March 10-11
Williamson County will be hosting events March 10 and 11 honoring the founding of the county in 1848.