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Water Resources Outlook - July 2018

6/25/2018 9:50:30 AM
Houston Chronicle
Lake Travis near Austin is getting an all new floating water park complete with an obstacle course. Lake Travis near Austin is getting an all new floating water park complete with an obstacle course. Lake Travis near Austin is getting an all new floating ...

6/20/2018 4:03:00 PM
The Dallas Morning News
The Cleveland Browns chose Baker Mayfield No. 1 overall, making the former Austin Lake Travis star better compensated, even more polarizing and, to former general manager and player evaluator Phil Savage, the latest instance of how far the influence of ...

6/19/2018 8:57:00 AM
Austin American-Statesman
Lake Travis’ list of FBS-level quarterbacks continues to grow. Last month, junior Hudson Card committed to play at the University of Texas. Last week, sophomore Nate Yarnell received his first FBS offer from the University of Houston. “I wasn’t ...

6/18/2018 9:09:00 AM
Coach (Bryan) Carrington showed me around, so I got to see how Texas was. I went down to Lake Travis, got to go out on the boat with (Texas QB commitment) Hudson Card,” Cooper said. “Then the pool party was a good time. I got to bond and interact with ...

6/16/2018 1:11:00 PM
Kenny Wilson and his son Garrett were having a friendly debate about the greatest basketball player of all time. While watching the recent NBA Finals together, Garrett — a multisport athlete who just finished his junior year at Lake Travis High School ...

6/15/2018 5:59:00 AM
Saturday Down South
Morris was in his first of two seasons coaching Lake Travis High School just outside of Austin, Texas. That was his fifth head-coaching job at that level in Texas. Morris led the Cavaliers to two consecutive 16-0 seasons. He left Lake Travis to be the ...

6/14/2018 1:55:00 PM
This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. LAKE TRAVIS, Texas (KXAN) — A floating adventure water park is opening on Lake Travis on Friday, June 29. Lake Travis Waterloo Adventures, located on the eastern shores at the ...

6/14/2018 8:05:00 AM
Wilson, a Lake Travis product who is the No. 1-ranked player on the 2019 Fabulous 55, was UT’s top target at wide receiver for this cycle. Cuero wide receiver Jordan Whittington chose the Longhorns over 30 other offers. (Mike Craven) Texas already has ...

6/14/2018 6:32:00 AM
The Dallas Morning News
9. One of the best Texas high school quarterbacks ever During his senior campaign at Lake Travis, Brewer set the all-time completition percentage record at 77.4 percent (the previous record was 75.2 percent by Dano Graves of Folsom, Calif. in 2009).

6/13/2018 10:13:00 PM
The Eagle
Blake Covin, Flower Mound Marcus, sr.; Korey Holland, Langham Creek, sr.; Aaron Galvan, Edinburg Vela, sr.; Carlos Contreras, Lake Travis, sr.; Andy DeLeon, SA Churchill, sr. At-large — Luke Trahan, College Park; Travis Washburn, College Park ...

6/13/2018 2:20:00 PM
USA Patch
AUSTIN, TX — Travis County Sheriff's Office officials on Wednesday has identified the drowning victim whose body was found floating on Lake Travis the previous day. The body pulled from the lake yesterday is that of Ricardo Sierra Martinez, 27, of Mexico.

6/12/2018 5:40:00 PM
AUSTIN -- We have seen the same scene again and again this summer: rescuers searching for a swimmer who went missing on Lake Travis. "I've become accustomed to being, ‘Oh no, there's probably a body some place nearby,’” said lake visitor Douglas ...

6/12/2018 5:27:00 PM
USA Patch
AUSTIN, TX — A body was recovered at Lake Travis on Tuesday, but it's unclear if it is that of a man who went missing on Sunday while swimming with friends. The Travis County Sheriff's Office issued a press advisory Tuesday morning updating on their ...

6/12/2018 2:49:00 PM
Rescue crews pulled the body of a man described as in his 30s from Lake Travis. He has not been identified. A man was reported missing by friends in the same area on Sunday. The body recovered Tuesday is the second from Lake Travis this year. Two other ...

6/12/2018 2:12:00 PM
The Dallas Morning News
Idalou and Converse Judson vs. Lake Travis. It was the first time ever that UIL Friday-night regular season football games were live broadcast. This year it will be back again. On Tuesday, the legislative council approved another exception for one live ...

6/12/2018 8:48:00 AM
Austin American-Statesman
?10:40 a.m. update: The body of a man described as in his 30s was found Tuesday morning in Lake Travis near Windy Point Park, Austin-Travis County EMS officials said. Medics initially responded at 10:13 a.m. to a call about a body floating in the water ...

6/11/2018 11:36:00 AM
Kristen Gillman led a U.S. singles sweep Sunday in the biggest blowout in Curtis Cup history. Gillman, the 20-year-old University of Alabama star from Lake Travis High School, beat 16-year-old Annabell Fuller 5 and 4 for the winning point to cap a perfect ...

6/10/2018 7:18:00 PM
AUSTIN (KXAN) --The Travis County Sheriff's Office is searching for a missing person at Bob Wentz Park at Lake Travis. Travis County Sheriff's Office said the Hispanic man in his 20s was last seen sitting on a sandbar after swimming to shore. Witnesses ...

6/9/2018 10:47:00 PM
Killeen Daily Herald
Lake Travis defeated host Belton 51-21 on Saturday in the championship game of the Lone Star Shootout 7-on-7 football tournament. Belton won the last meeting between the teams May 19, 50-49 in OT, in the Lake Travis State Qualifying Tournament on the way ...

6/7/2018 3:39:00 AM
Austin American-Statesman
Lake Travis resident Trey Kiel said solutions to noisy and obnoxious boaters on Lake Travis is long overdue. Kiel, who moved into his Lake Travis home a little over a year ago, said one of the biggest issues some residents are facing is boaters blasting ...

6/6/2018 5:11:00 PM
TRAVIS COUNTY, Texas (KXAN) -- A man's body was found in a wooded area in the Emerald Point area near Lake Travis Wednesday afternoon. The Travis County Sheriff's Office says deputies found the body around 1:40 p.m. near Forest Way and Forest Trail.

6/6/2018 4:12:00 PM
TRAVIS COUNTY, Texas -- Authorities are investigating after a body was found in the Lake Travis area Wednesday afternoon. According to the Travis County Sheriff's Office, the body was found at around 1:45 p.m. at 16700 Forest Way near Emerald Point and ...

6/5/2018 8:01:00 AM
Austin American-Statesman
Summer reading programs kicked off across Travis County this week as summer vacation begins for area school districts and families. The Bee Cave Public Library launched its 12th annual summer reading program June 2 with this year’s theme being ...

6/5/2018 1:21:00 AM
This investment property is on the south shore of Lake Travis, adjacent to the Arnold Palmer-designed country club in the gated community of Barton Creek Lakeside We have seen a very strong interest among our investors for an extraordinary vacation home in ...

6/4/2018 2:04:00 PM
Strong, gusty winds brought on power outages and flipped a trailer in Travis County early Monday morning. Levels at Lake Travis rose 6 inches after the rain Sunday and Monday, meteorologists said. Surprisingly powerful storms Monday brought winds strong ...

6/3/2018 5:13:00 PM
JONESTOWN, Texas (KXAN) – It was a scary moment on Lake Travis after a boat caught fire Sunday afternoon. It happened at about 12:40 p.m. near Jones Brothers Park, said the Travis County Sheriff’s Office. That's on the northern side of the lake in ...

6/1/2018 8:12:00 AM
Stay updated on latest Texas Longhorns recruiting news brought to you by Longhorns recruiting beat writer Mike Craven of The Dotted Line will publish M-F at 10 a.m. each morning to provide Texas fans with an in-depth look at the latest for the ...

5/31/2018 9:25:00 PM
The Business Journals
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5/31/2018 9:57:00 AM
Fort Worth Star-Telegram
Allen checked in at No. 8 while Austin Lake Travis landed at No. 15. Ironically those two teams faced one another in last season's Class 6A Division I state title game. Allen went 16-0 in 2017 and won its fifth state title in 10 years after beating Lake ...

5/29/2018 9:09:00 PM
TRAVIS COUNTY, Texas (KXAN) — After another drowning on Lake Travis over the Memorial Day weekend, 911 dispatchers say they are seeing a rise in calls from the lake as we head into the summer. "In the past two weekends [we're getting] a lot more call ...

5/28/2018 4:50:00 PM
Authorities are searching for a man in Austin who never resurfaced after saving a drowning woman. As people packed Lake Travis for Memorial Day weekend, three men rushed to help a drowning woman Sunday afternoon. Witnesses say one of the men never came ...

5/28/2018 4:37:00 PM
AUSTIN -- The Travis County Sheriff’s Office said three people have gone missing while swimming in Lake Travis this month alone. All three were not wearing life jackets. To keep people safe in and on the water, there are free life jackets at three parks ...

5/28/2018 5:00:00 AM
The Monitor
McALLEN — When McAllen High lined up against Austin Lake Travis on April 14, the Bulldogs entered a match as underdogs for just the second time all season. The only other time was 22 hours earlier, when they faced San Antonio Johnson in the regional semis.

5/27/2018 9:09:00 PM
AUSTIN (KXAN) - AUSTIN (KXAN) -- UPDATE -- A spokesperson with the Travis County Sheriffs Department says a woman was struggling in the water at Lake Travis when three men tried to save her. One of them is now missing. They searched for him for about an ...

5/27/2018 5:18:00 PM
Officials said a second person who was reported missing remains unaccounted for. Lake Travis firefighters were on scene using sonar to locate them.

5/25/2018 10:05:00 PM
But, lured by a clever announcement, I was that somebody. “Want to drive a school bus??” said the notice from the Lake Travis school district. “Don’t be afraid to try!! Let’s go for a ride. Test drive one!!” So there I was on at the Lake Travis ...

5/25/2018 6:35:00 PM
Lake Travis quarterback Hudson Card celebrates a touchdown against Allen in the 6A State Championship game. December 2017 AUSTIN (KXAN) - Lake Travis quarterback Hudson Card has a limited body of work as a high school quarterback, yet college football ...

5/25/2018 5:23:00 PM
The local "high school quarterback factory" at Lake Travis has announced its latest commitment to Tom Herman’s football program at UT. Growing up a Longhorn there’s no better place to call home. Blessed to say I’m committed to The University of Texas!

5/25/2018 5:12:00 PM
Burnt Orange Nation
Tom Herman has landed a local talent who has drawn national attention for his tremendous upside. Lake Travis 2020 quarterback Hudson Card has committed to Texas Longhorns football, the four-star recruit announced on Twitter Friday afternoon. Growing up a ...

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