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8/29/2014 11:42:00 PM
Statesman
Waco Midway scored on five of six second-half possessions and held on to beat Lake Travis 38-30 Friday night. Ben Hicks connected with Devontre Stricklin for two second-half scores, including a 71-yarder with 1:39 to play to provide the final margin…

8/29/2014 9:05:00 AM
Culture Map Austin
“Steiner Ranch is a popular place to live for those who like to boat, because it’s right in between both [Lake Travis and Lake Austin], and has a private boat launch into Lake Austin,” says Stewart. “Lakeway is another popular spot for…

8/28/2014 11:26:00 PM
KXAN
Alexander Hermann was at the Lake Travis Youth Association Field of Dreams in Bee Cave when a bolt of lightning from a storm several miles away hit the field. The fields, which had been closed since the incident, reopened for practices on Thursday…

8/28/2014 8:08:00 PM
KSAT
"So many ramps (are) closed and the lakes that surround the area, like Lake Travis, their ramps are closed and people are having to travel to this lake and it's really the only one in the area that's really open," said McAnaul. McAnaul believes that due to…

8/28/2014 7:09:00 PM
TIME WARNER CABLE NEWS
It's a tale of two marinas on Lake Travis. Roland Adams manages both the Hurst Harbor Marina and the Crosswater Yacht Club. "Hurst Harbor was affected by the drought first, we had to move our main docks first," Adams said. Docks for that marina are now…

8/28/2014 5:14:00 PM
TIME WARNER CABLE NEWS
It's a tale of two marinas on Lake Travis. Roland Adams manages both the Hurst Harbor Marina and the Crosswater Yacht Club. "Hurst Harbor was affected by the drought first, we had to move our main docks first," Adams said. Docks for that marina are now…

8/27/2014 10:27:00 PM
forthoodsentinel.com
The gift shop at Lake Travis Zipline Adventures has snacks, shirts, shorts and other souvenirs to take home after a zipline adventure. Photo by Erin Rogers, Sentinel Leisure Editor Lake Travis Zipline Adventures takes zipliners on a five-line, three-hour…

8/27/2014 10:07:00 PM
Austin Chronicle
Lake Travis provides the city of Austin with its water supply for utilities and construction, and has been the most visibly drained by recent drought conditions of all the Highland Lakes. Lake Travis currently holds 393,264 acre-feet of water – just 35%…

8/27/2014 9:38:00 AM
WFAA-TV
TRAVIS COUNTY -- Three children are in the hospital after they were injured in a lightning strike at the Lake Travis Youth Association Field of Dreams in Bee Cave, near Austin, Tuesday. The children, 10 years old and younger, were at the field for their…

8/25/2014 8:43:00 PM
Culture Map Austin
One of Austin's most popular sandwich companies will soon serve its signature fare at an iconic Lake Travis location. On Monday, Noble Sandwich Co. announced that it will start serving a limited menu at Oasis, Texas Brewing Company on Labor Day weekend…

8/23/2014 8:27:00 PM
WFAA-TV
Two helicopters rushed water to the fire until late Saturday afternoon. They scooped water from nearby Lake Travis and a pond on the property. The fire eventually spread to about 30 acres, but endangered no houses or buildings. The land had been cleared…

8/23/2014 8:02:00 PM
KVUE
Two helicopters rushed water to the fire until about 4 p.m. Saturday. They took water from nearby Lake Travis and a pond on the property. The fire eventually spread to about 30 acres, but endangered no houses or buildings. The land had been cleared for a…

8/21/2014 7:42:00 PM
Brenham Banner-Press
The Cubettes fell to Smithson Valley, 15-25, 21-25 in the opener, Lake Travis (16-25, 23-25) in their second match and Tascosa in a three-setter (15-25, 25-14, 23-25) in the final game of the day…

8/21/2014 9:56:00 AM
Dallas News
is arrested on a DWI charge near Lake Travis. A jailhouse video shows her berating officers. April 19: Lehmberg pleads guilty and is sentenced to 45 days in jail. She serves about half that sentence. April 27: From jail, Lehmberg posts an open letter…

8/17/2014 3:41:00 PM
New American
The Daily Beast, unsurprisingly, provided a somewhat more salacious synopsis: The District Attorney in Travis County, Rosemary Lehmberg, was pulled over near Lake Travis, on April 13, 2013, found with an open bottle of vodka in her vehicle, and promptly…

8/15/2014 7:56:00 PM
Daily Beast
The District Attorney in Travis County, Rosemary Lehmberg, was pulled over near Lake Travis, on April 13, 2013, found with an open bottle of vodka in her vehicle, and promptly arrested. Lehmberg acted belligerently enough to be strapped into a restraining…

8/12/2014 11:07:00 AM
North Jersey
And in case you need more water, the whole set-up sits right on the edge of Lake Travis. Mobile users click here for video. The cost of the project? Jones values the pool at $3.2 million and monthly bills can reach $10,000, not counting staff for parties…

8/10/2014 4:40:00 PM
KVUE
AUSTIN -- Fire crews were dispatched to the 9100 Block of Sisk Lane for a reported fire Sunday. Responders found a fully involved house fire and a working wild-land fire. No one was inside the 1500 square foot structure w at the time of the fire…

8/10/2014 12:45:00 PM
KEYE TV
Lake Travis Fire and Rescue, Oak Hill Fire Department and Hays County Fire also responded. Austin Fire Department is reporting the fire under control as of 1:20 p.m. Occupants of the house evacuated safely. The cause remains unknown at this time…

8/6/2014 10:01:00 PM
forthoodsentinel.com
The iconic water tower at Oasis at Lake Travis in Austin welcomes guests as they walk across a bridge from the parking garage to the restaurant. Photo by Erin Rogers, Sentinel Leisure Editor Signs like this one point guests to the brewery from any area at…

8/6/2014 8:02:00 PM
My FOX Austin
The LCRA says their new program is making a difference and cutting down on people siphoning off water from Lake Travis. The LCRA says their stepped-up enforcement is paying off. They are now going after homeowners and businesses that are illegally…

8/6/2014 7:48:00 AM
Rivals Holie Haven
What Brewer hasn't seen a lot of, though, is the ball coming to him lining up under center. Playing in air-raid offenses at Lake Travis High School (TX) and Texas Tech, the last time he took a snap under center was in a win over Kansas last season---in…

8/5/2014 10:33:00 PM
The Daily Californian
Sok had gone to the Dallas area to intern for a technology company for the summer. While visiting Lake Travis on July 13 with co-workers, he and another man jumped in the water to cool off, according to a press release from the sheriff’s office…

8/5/2014 10:02:00 PM
Statesman
Lake Travis is presently some 52 feet below what is normally considered full, while Lake Buchanan is down about 30 feet. Some argue that the levels of lakes Buchanan and Travis should purposely be maintained well below full to serve as a flood cushion when…

8/1/2014 7:46:00 PM
KVUE
LCRA Water Enforcement KVUE On the shores of a shrinking Lake Travis, long, thin, white pipes pull water from the lake and deliver it to homeowners who often use it to water their lawns. "We really have to do a lot of due diligence, to make sure they are…

8/1/2014 7:20:00 PM
KXAN
BRYAN, Texas (AP) — Kristen Gillman completed a record-breaking victory Friday in the Junior PGA Championship, and Sam Burns won the boys’ division at Miramont. Gillman, the 16-year-old Austin player who has committed to Alabama, had a 5-under 66 for…

8/1/2014 5:47:00 PM
Statesman
Kristen Gillman’s dominating victory Friday at the Junior PGA Championship came with a pair of valuable perks. By virtue of her 11-shot triumph at Miramont Country Club in Bryan, Gillman — a junior-to-be at Lake Travis High School — guaranteed…

7/31/2014 2:24:00 PM
northforkvue.com
Turnquist Partners Realtors, Inc. (“Turnquist Partners”) and the Rotary Club of Lake Travis have announced the winner of the Turnquist Partners Excellence Award, which is a scholarship awarded each year to one student of Lake Travis High School…

7/31/2014 1:05:00 AM
Hill Country News
Lake Travis is presently some 52 feet below what is normally considered full, while Lake Buchanan is down about 30 feet. Some argue that the levels of lakes Buchanan and Travis should purposely be maintained well below full to serve as a flood cushion when…

7/30/2014 3:08:00 PM
San Antonio Express-News
SAN ANTONIO - An upscale subdivision on Lake Travis, complete with a water park, announced a luxury home tour that will feature seven new, state-of-the-art houses next year. The Reserve at Lake Travis, which has its own 260,000-gallon water park for…

7/30/2014 2:08:00 PM
Statesman
“One saying we teach folks is the cliff side of the lake is the river channel, so ‘the steep side is the deep side.’” - LCRA Water Surface Management Department Manager Jim Richards The lake level is low, but Lake Travis is far from empty…

7/25/2014 7:33:00 AM
KXAN
AUSTIN (KXAN) - The current drought in Central Texas is the 2nd worst in history. Lake Travis and Lake Buchanan are nearing their lowest all time levels while most central Texans are under tight water restrictions and have to pay for every drop of water…

7/22/2014 11:15:00 AM
Community Impact Newspaper
Lakeway’s first acute medical rehabilitation hospital plans to open Oct. 1 at 2000 Medical Drive, Lakeway, CEO Deborah Hopps said during Lakeway City Council’s July 21 meeting. Vibra Rehabilitation Hospital of Lake Travis will occupy the vacated space…

7/16/2014 12:28:00 PM
Statesman
As Lake Travis’ waters remain low, boaters may find it difficult to get their boats in the water without paying a fee. All of the public no-cost boat ramps on Lake Travis are currently closed because the lake level is too low to utilize any of them safely…

7/16/2014 11:27:00 AM
Yahoo Finance
Luxury Home Magazine and The Reserve at Lake Travis were excited to announce the 2015 Luxury Home Tour builders last night at the W Austin Hotel. These prestigious builders will be designing $1 million+ homes to showcase next summer at the Reserve, with…

7/16/2014 9:56:00 AM
The Huffington Post
And these 10... well, they're the wildest America has to offer. More: The World's 10 Best Nude Beaches Credit: Flickr User MarkScottAustinTX Lake Travis -- Texas Drop Anchor: Devil's Cove (or Hollow depending on who you ask) never fails to deliver a den of…

7/15/2014 10:03:00 PM
Statesman
The Lake Travis Chamber of Commerce won second-place honors in the category of marketing campaigns at the recent Texas Chamber of Commerce Executives Annual Excellence Awards in College Station. The Chamber earned the honors for its SpringFest marketing…

7/14/2014 10:01:00 AM
Statesman
Divers continue to search for a swimmer who did not resurface after jumping Sunday from the rocks at a marina along Lake Travis, according to the Travis County sheriff’s office. Roger Wade, a spokesman for the sheriff’s office, said divers resumed…

7/14/2014 5:50:00 AM
The Texas Tribune
Low levels on the second reservoir, Lake Travis, have caused some Central Texas cities to spend millions of dollars extending their pipes further into the lake to take in needed municipal water supplies. Other towns have had to truck in water. There’s…

7/13/2014 7:30:00 PM
KEYE TV
Austin/Travis County EMS searched for a person missing in Lake Travis Sunday evening. According to ATCEMS, a call was received around 6:30 p.m. about a male in his 20's who was with a group of friends swimming near the VIP Marina on Lake Travis and became…


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