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News in Williamson County, Texas

Plan hopes to alleviate growing traffic woes in Williamson County
Wed, 16 Apr 2014 10:07:35 -0700

Half the population of Travis and Williamson counties will be living right along the north Interstate 35 highway corridor by 2035.

Fitch Rates Williamson County, TX ULT Road Bonds and LT Park Bonds 'AAA'; Outlook Stable
Thu, 03 Apr 2014 06:08:00 -0700

Fitch Ratings has assigned the following ratings to Williamson County, Texas' bonds:

Crews begin work on final stage of SH 195 expansion
Fri, 21 Mar 2014 09:42:20 -0700

WILLIAMSON COUNTY, Texas -- A $35 million construction project is now underway on State Highway 195 in Williamson County. Crews are widening the highway from Florence to Ronald Reagan Boulevard. The stage is the third and final step of the expansion for SH 195. The project started in 2011. The community wanted a safer and faster way to get down State Highway 195 through Williamson County. It's a ...

Severe thunderstorms miss most of Williamson County
Sun, 13 Apr 2014 15:06:23 -0700

10:35 p.m. update: A severe thunderstorm warning has expired for parts of Williamson County, according to the National Weather Service.

Trooper admits he got his facts wrong in DWI trial
Tue, 08 Apr 2014 11:04:07 -0700

WILLIAMSON COUNTY, Texas -- The trial continues for a Williamson County sheriff’s deputy accused of drunk driving. Lt. John Foster was the department’s spokesperson. DPS troopers arrested and charged him with DWI in June 2013. In court Tuesday, the arresting officer admitted he got his facts wrong under oath in a pre-trial hearing on Jan. 17. Trooper Joseph Stuart previously testified he ...

Williamson County named second healthiest place to live in Texas
Wed, 26 Mar 2014 08:37:01 -0700

Williamson County is the second healthiest place to live out of 232 other Texas counties, according to the 2014 County Health Rankings released on Tuesday.

Trial begins for deputy accused of drunk driving
Mon, 07 Apr 2014 06:09:50 -0700

GEORGETOWN, Texas -- A Williamson County Sheriff's deputy charged with driving while intoxicated will go before a judge in Georgetown on Monday. John Foster has been suspended from the Williamson County Sheriff's Office. He used to be their spokesperson. Last June a DPS trooper stopped him on Interstate 35, near Jarrell. On Monday morning a jury of three men and three women was seated. Defense ...

Fitch Releases Report on Williamson County, TX
Fri, 04 Apr 2014 08:49:46 -0700

AUSTIN, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Fitch Ratings has published a report on Williamson County, TX. The report is available at 'www.fitchratings.com'. Additional information is available at 'www.fitchratings.com'. Applicable Criteria and Related Research: Williamson County, Texas http://www.fitchratings.com/creditdesk/reports/report_frame.cfm?rpt_id=743840 ALL FITCH CREDIT RATINGS ARE SUBJECT ...

Suspect arrested in Kyle homicide
Tue, 15 Apr 2014 15:19:04 -0700

KYLE, Texas -- A man wanted for murder in Kyle is already in jail in Williamson County. Officers arrested 18-year-old Michael Trejo in an unrelated traffic accident. Kyle police think he shot Carlos Fernandez early Monday morning. Officers had talked with Fernandez Sunday night while investigating shots fired near the intersection of Fountain Grove and Antelope Hills. Police arrested another ...

Texas Ratchets Up Effort To Make Toll-Road Deadbeats Pay Up
Sat, 22 Mar 2014 09:18:18 -0700

A Central Texas constable’s office is the first law enforcement agency to join a new effort to make toll-road scofflaws pay up.