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Perfect Game will build a 16-field baseball/softball sports complex and a new headquarters with additional commercial development in Cedar Park, which will generate $20 million in new city revenues over the first 10 years.

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Westwood and Vandegrift high schools were named among the best public high schools in Texas in a recent education ranking published by education website Niche. Westwood came in at No. 8 and … more
The City of Round Rock took home eight awards for communications and marketing this month at the City-County Communications and Marketing Association (3CMA) annual conference in St. Louis, … more
The Cedar Park City Council will consider Thursday night approving two economic development agreements between both Cedar Park's Type A and Type B economic development boards and developer PG Cedar … more
The Leander City Council approved a 5.7 cent cut to the city's property tax rate Thursday with its approval of the final Fiscal Year 2022 property tax rate, setting it at the lowest tax rate in over … more
Williamson County and the surrounding region continued to struggle through Monday evening with the complete lack of any available ICU beds in its 11-county trauma service area, which includes … more
Following the abrupt resignation of Trustee Jim MacKay, the Leander ISD Board of Trustees last week held a special meeting to formally accept MacKay's resignation and discuss options for filling the … more
Austin-area gas prices dropped 0.9 cents per gallon over the past week, averaging $2.74/g as of Monday's weekly report from GasBuddy. The survey included 830 gas stations across the Austin metro … more
A year and a half into the coronavirus pandemic, Cedar Park businesses are split about whether they still want to have face masks requirements within their stores, according to the Cedar Park Chamber … more
Williamson County and Waste Management, Inc., are partnering up to host a Household Hazardous Waste Cleanup event from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 25.The event will be open to Williamson County … more
A mask requirement was reinstated late last week after a court ruled that the Round Rock Independent School District could once again enforce its mask policy. Last week, a Williamson County … more
The Leander City Council will vote on whether to give final approval Thursday to the its proposed 5.7 cent cut to the City of Leander's property tax rate for Fiscal Year 2022. The proposed final tax … more
In a joint meeting with the City of Taylor last week, the Williamson County Commissioners Court approved a resolution, a Chapter 381 performance-based agreement and a development agreement as an … more
After discussion about COVID-19 safety measures on Thursday, the Leander ISD Board of Trustees resolved to direct Administration to investigate additional COVID-19 mitigation resources.The board … more
The Cedar Park City Council passed a 1.5 cent cut to the Fiscal Year 2022 property tax rate Thursday, representing the ninth consecutive year of rate cuts and the lowest tax rate since … more
Williamson County is on pace to exceed last month's massive number of new coronavirus infections. The County has also experienced more than twice as many coronavirus deaths as this point last … more
Williamson County  is in mourning  due to the sudden passing of Precinct 3 Constable Kevin Stofle. “Kevin Stofle was one … more
When the first of the 9/11 terrorist attacks occurred, the Hill Country News - which had multiple editions at the time - and other local news organizations scrambled to cover the event.Former HCN … more
American Legion Hunter-Morris Post 911 and its Auxiliary held a remembrance Saturday for the 20th anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks at Veterans … more
"(The 20th anniversary of 9/11 terrorist attacks) is going to be a very emotional day. All of us that remember that day were affected. A lot of people reevaluated their lives at that time. Now, 20 … more
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