Lake Travis News

6/30/2015 3:10:00 PM
Elgin Courier
Assuming the project could not get any more water from Lake Travis with recommended water conservation strategies, their combined shortage would be 14,802 acre feet per year without a drop of water from the project they constructed on Lake Travis…

6/30/2015 9:23:00 AM
The Street
We work hard, play hard, and make it a priority to give back to the community." Through well-positioned locations in Downtown, Westlake, Lake Travis, Southwest, Northwest, and East Austin, the company has grown to a team of 325 agents and 30 support staff…

6/29/2015 9:04:00 PM
Longview News-Journal
Christian Seidl, 6-4, 200, Lake Travis: At Lake Travis High School, Seidl was a two-year starter. He led the team to back-to-back district titles. Over the course of his two seasons, he averaged 5.3 points, 4.0 rebounds and 0.7 steals per game. Caleb…

6/29/2015 2:15:00 PM
Allen American
That was just the start as they followed with victories over Tyler Lee (1-0), Belton (2-1), Round Rock McNeil (1-0) and Lake Travis (2-0) to advance to the state tournament for the first time since making back-to-back trips in 1986-1987. The road came to…

6/29/2015 11:56:00 AM
The Business Journal
Along with architect Charles Travis & John Saladino, this Houston decorator combined 3 historic log cabins to create a private, magical oasis on 4.7 wooded acres on a cove of Lake Travis. Lush amenities include 17" plank reclaimed wood flooring…

6/29/2015 9:01:00 AM
scout
Brenden Jaimes, 2017 OT, Austin (Texas) Lake Travis -- Jaimes won Sunday's Offensive Line MVP thanks to an impressive performance during drills and 1-on-1's. Jaimes has recently camped with Oklahoma and Texas and plans to camp in July with SMU and LSU…

6/29/2015 7:53:00 AM
Austin Monthly
Three years later, he tops the leaderboard at the British Open and Players Championship. Lake Travis High School student Kristen Gillman beats the field at the U.S. Women’s Amateur. She plays in her first major, the U.S. Women’s Open, July 9-12…

6/28/2015 10:25:00 PM
Commercial Property Executive
JPI’s Austin multifamily portfolio totals 906 units in three complexes: Cielo – a 326-unit community completed in April 2014 in the Bee Cave/ Lake Travis area; Madrone – a 228-unit community completed in April in Bee Cave/Lake Travis; Sur512 – a…

6/26/2015 2:53:00 PM
The River Cities Daily Tribune
“The problem with that is that Lake Travis is at 84 percent (capacity), and Buchanan is at 51 percent,” Oakley said. “(If water was released), Buchanan would be penalized for the higher level at Lake Travis.” A public hearing to potentially…

6/26/2015 1:43:00 PM
Chron
RELATED: 5 suburban listings to see now 1616 Poco Bueno: Located in Spicewood, this home has deep-water Lake Travis access and golf cart access to your private boat dock. The lagoon-style pool is framed by stone walls and has beautiful views of the lake…

6/25/2015 5:37:00 AM
Corsicana Daily Sun
She gained experience as Deputy Superintendent at Lake Travis ISD from 2006 to 2010. She served in administrative positions in Carroll ISD and Duncanville ISD, and she previously taught English and special education. Frost will be the Region 12 nominee for…

6/23/2015 7:19:00 PM
KEYE TV
It's a danger most people don't think about on the lake, but every year Lake Travis Fire Rescue does get a few calls a year relating to carbon monoxide poisoning on the lake. "Only a couple of deep breaths can be fatal if that occurs in those high…

6/23/2015 9:03:00 AM
The River Cities Daily Tribune
MARBLE FALLS — The Marble Falls school board on June 22 named Chris Allen, a Lake Travis Independent School District deputy superintendent, as the lone finalist for the superintendent position, officials say. Over the past couple of weeks, the Marble…

6/22/2015 8:13:00 AM
Bloomberg
Affluent families in the Austin, Texas, area often live on hills, and in taller structures, putting them first in lightning’s path, Preston Jacobi, battalion chief at Lake Travis Fire Rescue, said in an interview. And they aren’t always properly…

6/22/2015
NWS Southeast River Forecast Center
Water Resources Outlook for June 18…

6/21/2015 8:00:00 PM
Napa Valley Register
Scavo, a resident of Benicia, is on the second team, joining Shannon Brooks of James Madison (Vienna, Virginia), Kristen Gillman of Lake Travis Austin (Texas), Kaitlyn Papp of Lake Travis Austin (Texas), Cheyenne Knight of Aledo (Texas), and Bethany Wu of…

6/21/2015 1:45:00 PM
KVUE
AUSTIN -- Seven people were injured in a multi-vehicle crash near Mansfield Dam on Lake Travis Sunday afternoon. Paramedics and emergency crews responded to a crash on 4400 block of N FM 620 in Northwest Austin around 2:10 p.m. According to Austin-Travis…

6/21/2015 12:16:00 AM
Killeen Daily Herald
“Everybody was like, ‘Oh, we lost everybody,’ then we came out this year and we won 19 straight games, beating Lake Travis and teams like that,” Frick said. “We played really good, and we proved a lot of people wrong.” “It was a big relief…

6/20/2015 1:04:00 AM
Chron
[Up] Bill may have fizzled in Houston, but its remnants in Austin have brought Lake Travis back to almost full. The reservoir had lost 66 percent of its water during the drought, prompting this cover line in Texas Monthly: "When Lake Travis drops below 660…

6/19/2015 11:52:00 AM
KXAN
Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window) Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window) Share on Facebook (Opens in new window) Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window) SPICEWOOD, Texas (KXAN) — Boaters now have another option when it…

6/19/2015 9:08:00 AM
KEYE TV
That's one of the main reasons he moved here -- the outdoor life. Hes beginning to explore the newest water sport to hit Lake Travis " Flyboarding. He has done everything from backpacking and camping, to snowboarding, surfing, fishing and even the extreme…

6/18/2015 9:43:00 PM
Chron
Austin reservoir supplies jumped from 43.7 percent full on May 18 to 73.4 percent full on June 18. A rebounding Lake Travis was a big reason for the improvement. That lake more than doubled in capacity in the past 30 days, from 40 percent capacity to 82…

6/18/2015 8:32:00 AM
KVUE
AUSTIN -- Beginning in the 2015-2016 school year, Lake Travis Independent School District will randomly drug test high school students whose parents have given permission, KVUE's partners at the Austin American-Statesman report. A 2013 survey determined…

6/17/2015 9:05:00 PM
KXAN
AUSTIN (KXAN) — Lake Travis Independent School District approved a plan Tuesday to develop a volunteer random drug testing program which will begin this fall. The district will randomly screen high school students whose parents have given consent…

6/17/2015 6:19:00 PM
Dallas News
Runner-up Megan Thothong of Dallas finished six shots behind the Lake Travis High School sophomore at Eagle’s Bluff Country Club in Bullard. Kelly McGovern of the Woodlands, who plays for TCU, was third with a 214, three shots ahead of Fort Worth’s…

6/16/2015 10:03:00 PM
Waco Tribune-Herald
Throughout its history, Midway has consistently put a winning product on the softball field. It’s Ed Trochim’s job to keep that tradition alive. Trochim was approved as Midway’s third coach since softball became a UIL-sanctioned sport in 1993…

6/16/2015 1:46:00 PM
KXAN
(Courtesy: LTFR) LAKEWAY, Texas (KXAN)– Lightning is to blame for house fire in Lakeway on Tuesday afternoon. According to the Lake Travis Fire Rescue, the fire happened around 1:30 p.m. in the 15300 block of Barrie Drive. When firefighters arrived at…

6/15/2015 4:13:00 PM
Kxan Blog
As of Monday afternoon, Lake Travis has risen to its normal June level, thanks to continued runoff from May’s soaking rains. Travis has not reached its average June levels since 2010. Combined storage in the Highland Lakes is currently at 69%…

6/15/2015 2:28:00 PM
HOT ROD
From Customs and Rods of Andice we headed south and made a stop at The Oasis at Lake Travis. The huge restaurant and brewery overlook Lake Travis and the view is spectacular. The local folks told us that up until the rains of a few weeks ago the water…

6/14/2015 11:50:00 AM
KVUE
AUSTIN -- The Travis County Sheriff's Office reported that a dive team located a female's body in Lake Travis just before noon Saturday. According to KVUE partners at the Austin American-Stateman, Austin Ridge Bible Church has confirmed that the body found…

6/12/2015 4:34:00 PM
KVUE
LAKE TRAVIS, Texas – While divers continue to search for a missing teenager in Lake Travis, authorities want to make sure people are aware of dangers below the surfaces of area lakes. With temperatures forecast in the 90s June 12-14, boaters are expected…

6/12/2015 7:48:00 AM
KVUE
LEANDER, Texas -- Divers searched for a teenage girl reported missing about one mile from the VIP Marina on Lake Travis Thursday, and will be going into recovery mode in their search Friday. ATCEMS first reported on Twitter just after 11:30 a.m. that…

6/11/2015 5:30:00 PM
KXAN
VOLENTE, Texas (KXAN) — Divers are searching for a teenage girl who is missing in the Cypress Creek Arm of Lake Travis. Austin-Travis County EMS said they received a call about 11:30 a.m. saying the girl was missing from a group of swimmers. STAR Flight…

6/11/2015 11:01:00 AM
Hill Country News
“Keep in mind that although Lake Travis has risen considerably since Memorial Day, the water supply is not protected from possible depletion due to future agriculture releases until and unless the revised Water Management Plan is approved by the TCEQ in…

6/11/2015 10:42:00 AM
TIME WARNER CABLE NEWS
Crews are now in recovery mode as their search for at least one swimmer that went missing in Lake Travis Thursday morning continues. Austin-Travis County EMS says medics and rescue crews responded to reports of a missing swimmer at the VIP Marina in…

6/10/2015 9:13:00 PM
KVUE
LAKE TRAVIS, Texas -- As lake levels rise and lakefront property makes a comeback, the property values of those homes are on the rebound and homeowners are enjoying the views they paid for. "It's exciting! I mean it's great to see it back again. I've seen…

6/9/2015 2:52:00 PM
Chron
College Park took a step forward. After falling in the first round of the playoffs five straight years, the Cavaliers advanced to the third round before falling to Lake Travis. They finished the season as district runners-up and regional quarterfinalists…

6/9/2015 9:31:00 AM
Boating Industry
Lake Travis, in particular, has been hard hit by the last few years and the dealers serving that market have big plans. With the rapid growth of Austin, this market could end up being a sleeping giant now that water is within reach once again…

6/8/2015 10:51:00 PM
MySanAntonio
Warren volleyball coach Brandace Boren has been hired for the same position at state power Austin Lake Travis, which has won two state titles in the past five seasons. Boren, a former standout at Edison, replaced Jennifer Kazmierski, who was 128-51 in four…

6/8/2015 4:44:00 PM
KEYE TV
And now that the rains are back, so are the fun-seekers on Lake Travis. Sgt. Don Rios with the Travis County Sheriff's Office says boat traffic in general is up significantly. And customers are back at lake-area shops. Sgt. Rio says, "A lot of the…





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