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11/20/2014 2:35:00 PM
usatodayhss.com
Dig for the Cure efforts at Lake Travis went rather well. The Lady Cavs, along with some help from the Lake Travis Football Booster Club and Lake Travis Middle School Student Council, made a donation to the Susan G. Komen Foundation for $4,129.74…

11/20/2014 6:41:00 AM
KEYE TV
Starting at 6:00 there will be a free holiday concert, face painting, and carolers. At 7:00 Santa will be escorted in by the Lake Travis Cavalettes. Afterwards you should stick around for the tree lighting and free fireworks show! This evening at 5:00…

11/17/2014 1:41:00 PM
The Miami Herald
Hermann, a 53-year-old electrical engineer, had gotten a job with AT&T, but by the time the family had settled into its new home near Bee Cave, the deadline had passed for Alex to join the Lake Travis Youth Association league. Alex's parents instead signed…

11/13/2014 10:23:00 AM
Yahoo Finance
LAKEWAY, Texas, Nov. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Rough Hollow Lakeway donated 12 acres to Lake Travis Independent School District (LTISD) for a future elementary school site. The estimated value of the land is approximately $1.1 million. View photo "It seems…

11/12/2014 11:27:00 AM
The Business Journal
Home of the Day is presented by the Austin Business Journal with Kuper Sotheby's International Realty. This is your invitation to view some of Austin's most-luxurious properties. Come inside and take a look around. Click on the gallery image to view today…

11/12/2014 8:33:00 AM
Community Impact Newspaper
For several months West Lake Hills City Council members Linda Anthony and David Moore have been meeting as a subcommittee to discuss potential changes to the West Lake Hills tree ordinance, which governs the removal of vegetation within the city…

11/11/2014 10:00:00 PM
Statesman
Lake Travis High School principal Kimberly Brents has announced that 24 seniors have been recognized by the 2015 National Merit Scholarship Program. These students entered the program by taking the Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test…

11/11/2014 7:23:00 PM
KXAN
General Zehrer runs the veterans group, Lake Travis Christmas Hope. He saw our investigation into veterans charities in which fundraisers keep the majority of money given to veterans. “When you donate money it ought to go to the people who are deserving…

11/9/2014 2:37:00 AM
Killeen Daily Herald
Homeowner Tommy Risher on Lake Travis appealed a 20 percent increase in the appraisal of his land. He won, knocking the appraisal down to $400,000 from $482,000 and saving on his tax bill. His neighbor, Kevin Wyatt, also argued for a reduction and received…

11/8/2014 8:51:00 PM
Your Houston News
Most of us are waiting to savor his venison sausage prepared by his favorite locker. Sandy Winn is also back from her time up at Lake Travis visiting with a longtime friend, Sheri Arnold. Water Oaker Patty Merrifield attended a friend’s wedding in Austin…

11/8/2014 11:14:00 AM
KXAN
Austin (KXAN) – Looking for some unique and worldly Christmas gifts? You should check out the International Christmas Bazaar at Lake Travis United Methodist Church today. On Saturday, November 8th from 10a.m. until 3p.m., this craft and alternative gift…

11/6/2014 4:31:00 PM
Dallas News
Bob is so creative. He and I have been good friends for many years.” When Ramsey was having his 1972 album cover photo shot by Bill (now Willie) Matthews on the edge of Lake Travis, Matthews wanted some eye-catching clothing and props to make the image…

11/5/2014 1:17:00 PM
The Business Journal
Home of the Day is presented by the Austin Business Journal with Kuper Sotheby's International Realty. This is your invitation to view some of Austin's most-luxurious properties. Come inside and take a look around. Click on the gallery image to view today…

11/5/2014 11:58:00 AM
Allen American
301 Century Parkway. The Orchards Park is located at 1705 Lake Travis Drive in Allen…

11/4/2014 10:11:00 PM
The Texas Tribune
Even as water levels on Lake Travis drop with the continuing drought, leaving some waterfront residents high and dry, property values are rising. Residents and real estate agents are protesting what they see as a gap between appraisals by the Travis…

11/4/2014
Community Impact Newspaper
46.06 percent, or 1,408 voters, do not support this proposition. The proposal would allow the city to purchase 70 acres of land on Bee Creek Road adjacent to Lake Travis Middle School. This property would be leased to the Lake Travis Youth Association for…

11/1/2014 10:32:00 PM
WTHR Indian's News Leader
About Jeannette Spinelli of Austin Portfolio Real Estate - KW Luxury International Specializing in areas from downtown and central Austin, to Westlake Hills, Lake Travis and beyond, Jeannette can facilitate an introduction to hundreds of exceptional…

10/29/2014 8:48:00 AM
Climate Central
Lake Travis near Austin, Texas. Credit: Bobby Magill Methane-generating microbes feed on decaying algae, which means that lakes catching a lot of nutrient-rich agricultural runoff generate a lot of methane. “There are a very large number of these…

10/27/2014 10:12:00 AM
Associated Press
Homeowner Tommy Risher on Lake Travis appealed a 20 percent increase in the appraisal of his land. He won, knocking the appraisal down to $400,000 from $482,000 and saving on his tax bill. His neighbor, Kevin Wyatt, also argued for a reduction and received…

10/23/2014 1:22:00 AM
Jacksonville Daily Progress
I came out and I showed that I can play at this level. Haines grew up in the Austin suburb of Lake Travis. His father was a defensive tackle for the Longhorns in the late 1970s and was a teammate with Bedford. His mom ran track at Texas. Even though he…

10/21/2014 2:27:00 PM
KEYE TV
Investigators say the man that drowned in Lake Travis Monday night was trying to swim alone across the lake. The Travis County Medical Examiner's Office has ruled 47-year-old Steven Dewitt Hall's death an accident. It happened at around 6:20 p.m. near Pace…

10/21/2014 11:56:00 AM
KVUE
TRAVIS COUNTY --The Travis County Sheriff's Office dive team recovered the body of 47-year-old Steven Hall from Lake Travis Monday evening. Travis County Sheriff's Office Spokesman Roger Wade said Hall and a friend came out for a swim at Pace Bend Park…

10/21/2014 11:42:00 AM
Corpus Christi Caller
Only three projects are south of South Padre Island Drive. Two of those are consecutive sections on Yorktown Boulevard from Lake Travis to Staples Street costing just under $15 million. "These streets need to be reconstructed, they're only going to get…

10/20/2014 6:57:00 PM
My FOX Austin
The body of a 47-year-old male was discovered in Lake Travis at Pace Bend Park Monday evening nearly five hours after he went underwater. At 7:30 p.m., the Travis County Dive Team recovered the body 14 feet into the water near the point where he was…

10/20/2014 6:05:00 PM
KXAN
SPICEWOOD, Texas (KXAN) — Dive teams found the body of a man in Lake Travis, about five hours after he went underwater and never came back up. His body was found about 7:30 p.m. in waters that were 14 feet deep near Mudd Cove at Pace Bend Park…

10/16/2014 2:14:00 PM
KVUE
Firefighters from Westlake, Lake Travis, Pedernales, Ce-Bar and Austin fire departments lowered one of their colleagues down the side of the mountain as part of the two-week training exercise. According to Lt. Wayne Morris with the Westlake Fire Department…

10/15/2014 6:36:00 PM
KXAN
The boy remains in serious condition following the incident. It’s unclear how much the detection system being installed at Field of Dreams will cost or who is footing the bill. Calls to the Lake Travis Youth Association were not immediately returned…

10/15/2014 9:23:00 AM
The Business Journal
"With Go Green, these leaks and spills are biodegraded at an accelerated rate; ideally, before they reach Austin waterways that include the Colorado River, Lake Travis and Town Lake," said Hutcheson. About Go Green Smokeless Oil International, Inc. Go…

10/15/2014 5:00:00 AM
SB Nation Burnt Orange Nation Blog
When the state champion offensive lineman came out of Lake Travis, it looked like he was facing a long road towards playing time. Just more than four years ago, the expectations for Texas Longhorns offensive line commit Taylor Doyle were at a low ebb…

10/14/2014 10:04:00 PM
Statesman
Fat and sassy Lake Travis black bass are now serious about their fall feeding spree as they put on body fat for the coming winter. The cold front and rain of Oct. 11 triggered these aggressive bass into attacking a wide array of lures in shallow water…

10/14/2014 8:03:00 PM
Wired 2 Fish
Amongst those were the team of Craig Daniel and Jackie Flack, tournament veterans who had proved their mettle over the years all over; but especially on Lewis Smith Lake, the venue for the inaugural Alabama Bass Trail Championship. Saturday, the pair of…

10/14/2014 6:12:00 AM
Penn Live
After postponing the 2014 PAA opener originally slated for Sept. 25-27 on Douglas Lake in Dandridge, Tenn., the Board of Directors has also cancelled the remaining two PAA events for 2014. Starting with a single event on Choke Canyon, Tex., in 2008…

10/11/2014 4:00:00 AM
Al.com
Nichols floated down the Cahaba River, then into the Alabama River, and finally into the delta and the Gulf of Mexico. "The lower Cahaba is so rural you can travel for days without seeing other people," he said. "On the Alabama River you'll see bass boats…

10/10/2014 12:15:00 PM
gadsdenmessenger.com
On Dec. 4, 1906, Gadsden entrepreneur and steamboat captain William Patrick Lay founded the Alabama Power Company and began plans to build a dam near the site of Lock 12 on the Coosa River. Lay acquired congressional approval to build the dam, cleared the…

10/8/2014 7:43:00 AM
Community Impact Newspaper
Local nonprofit organization Lake Travis Labor of Love, or LTlov, collected and donated school supplies as well as more than $2,700 to Lake Travis Elementary School and Lake Travis High School. more…

10/7/2014 2:46:00 PM
Austin Chronicle
Although the financial base of the new brewery is the wholesale sale of beer in kegs and cans, they also operate a comfortable taproom on the third floor of Oasis development with a breathtaking view of Lake Travis. Despite the recent gold, Tielkemeier…

10/6/2014 4:02:00 PM
Eater
Texas craft brewing continues to build national momentum with an unprecedented 16 medals at the Great American Beer Festival, including a Gold Medal for Oasis Texas Brewing on Lake Travis. The lady beer mavens at Bitch Beer spoke with a number of the…

10/5/2014 7:35:00 PM
Temple Daily Telegram
This summer, she hopes to qualify for world competition in the Netherlands, she said. Most often, Alex sails at Lake Travis in the Austin area, and her sailing partner is often Spencer LeGrande, a student at St. Michael’s Catholic Academy in Austin whom…

10/3/2014 12:23:00 PM
The Business Journal
Click on the gallery image to view today's featured property. Inspired by the renaissance of an old Italian village, Villa La Isla was perched overlooking Lake Travis waterfront and built by the finest craftsman. Villa La Isla is an exceptional estate…

10/2/2014 8:15:00 AM
The Business Journal
Fashion designer and retail guru Linda Asaf has turned her attention in large part to a new store at the Oasis Texas, a retail and office development with one of the most quintessential views of Lake Travis. Asaf opened Design Lab this summer to showcase…





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