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Dia De Los Muertos Procession and Festival November 6th

Dia De Los Muertos Procession and Festival Join Round Rock Ballet Folklorico, along with Williamson County Hispanic Heritage Committee, City of Round Rock, Round Rock Arts, and Univision for the eighth annual Dia de los Muertos procession and festival, from noon to 8 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 6, 2021 at Centennial Plaza, 301 West Bagdad. Día …

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Off to a good start today but showers expected Tuesday night and Wednesday

Monday  sunny, with a high near 92. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon. Overnight, mostly clear, with a low around 70. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Tuesday mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. South wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Overnight, showers …

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Early voting for the November 2, 2021 elections has begun.

Early voting for the November 2, 2021 elections has begun. The issues on the ballots differ for each County and City in the State of Texas. In some counties and cities local issues such as project funding, elections to open Texas House seats and changes to city and State constitutions are on the ballot. In …

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Colin Powell, 84 has died of complication from Covid-19

Colin Powell, a Four Star Army General and our first Black U.S. Secretary of State, died this morning due to complications from COVID-19. His family released a statement on FaceBook this morning stating “We have lost a remarkable and loving husband, father, grandfather and a great American” He was 84 years-old. The family also stated …

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Rodeo Austin returns to Round Rock’s Dell Diamond

The Round Rock Express and Rodeo Austin are proud to announce that “Bulls in the Ballpark,” will be returning to Dell Diamond for the second year in a row! The venue will transform from a baseball diamond into a rodeo arena for the two-night bull riding event on Friday, Nov. 5 and Saturday, Nov. 6. …

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Ride the bus for free in Round Rock this October

Capital Metro is offering free fares on Round Rock bus services for all customers from Oct. 1 – 31. The fare suspension is being put in place to thank customers as the agency works to mitigate the service impacts resulting from staff shortages and to encourage more ridership. “Capital Metro recognizes the challenges the agency’s …

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Minivan slams into local Jewelry store

On Saturday, September 25, a Honda Odyssey Minivan smashed through the front of Stall Jewelers located at 1110 N IH-35 Suite 500 in Round Rock. The front door and wall were destroyed as well as several showcases and a wall to their office. Stall Jewelers is a family-owned store run by husband and wife team …

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Round Rock Police respond to “Shots Fired” call Monday night

Monday night, shortly after 9:30 p.m., an Austin Police helicopter was observed circling an area for approximately 30 minutes just north of route 79. The helicopter, along with Williamson County Sheriff’s Officers, were assisting Round Rock Police in locating an adult male subject who was ultimately arrested and charged with deadly conduct-discharging a firearm. At …

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Kenney Fort Boulevard extension moving forward

Council approves contract for Kenney Fort Boulevard extension Round Rock City Council approved a contract at its Sept. 23 meeting that will extend Kenney Fort Boulevard from Forest Creek Drive to State Highway (SH) 45. The $23.4 million contract with J.D. Abrams, LP includes a six-lane divided arterial, a sidewalk, and a shared-use path along …

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Precinct 3 Constable’s Office announced the passing of Precinct 3 Constable Kevin Stofle.

Williamson County and the Precinct 3 Constable’s Office announced with heavy hearts the death of Precinct 3 Constable Kevin Stofle. Kevin Stofle was appointed to serve as the Constable for Precinct 3 on March 18, 2013, in a unanimous vote by the Williamson County Commissioners Court.  Constable Stofle has been a resident of Precinct 3 …

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