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Williamson County Residents Organize to Remove Confederate Monument
Meanwhile the Texas Legislature tries to block monument removals
"...Towering over the southern entrance of the Williamson County Courthouse, on the Georgetown Square, is a 60-foot..."

May 7, 2019 News Post by Michael King

Williamson County Injustice
Morton attorneys call for court of inquiry
"...the criminal justice system was on display in the Williamson County case of Michael Morton, Judge Sid Harle told..."

Dec. 21, 2011 News Post by Jordan Smith

No Pride Flags Flying in Williamson County
WilCo commissioners deny request to fly both LGBTQ and POW flags at county buildings
"...In an unsurprising outcome, the Williamson County Commissioners Court on Tuesday, June 18, denied a..."

June 21, 2019 News Feature by Sarah Marloff

Williamson County Commissioners Court Ends Hutto Contract
No guarantee facility will close; contract expires in 2019
"...Williamson County Commissioners voted 4-1 today to end its contract..."

June 26, 2018 News Post by Mary Tuma

Turning Williamson County a Bluer Shade of Purple
Wading through the new political landscape of the Austin suburbs
"...States," he tells me as we walk along a county road on the edge of Taylor. For him, that..."

May 10, 2019 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Dying Alone in Williamson County
Animal shelter conditions draw outrage and accusations
"...Allegations of neglect and cruelty are flying across Williamson County in continuing controversy over the sparkling new $3.9..."

July 6, 2007 News Feature by Patricia J. Ruland

Proud of the Record of Williamson County's District Attorney's Office
"...In a recent article, The Austin Chronicle accused the Williamson County district attorney of choosing to prosecute criminals based..."

Oct. 12, 2004 Postmarks

Duty vs. Gattis: Williamson County Fireworks
Judge accused of trying to hide unauthorized hiring
"...The legal range war between Williamson County Attorney Jana Duty and the Williamson County Commissioners..."

Jan. 14, 2011 News Feature by Michael King

'Chronicle' Staff Disgusting in Its Williamson County Reporting
"...a radical, left-wing rag, but your piece on the Williamson County justice system and District Attorney John Bradley was..."

Oct. 4, 2004 Postmarks

Williamson County Corrupt
"...guys are getting closer to the “truth” behind the Williamson County justice system [“Justice or Vengeance?,” News, Nov. 4]...."

Nov. 9, 2005 Postmarks

A Prosecutor Weighs In on Williamson County Story
"...Dear Editor, As a veteran prosecutor in another Texas county, I have come to know John Bradley rather well..."

Sept. 30, 2004 Postmarks

The Naked Court Report: From the Gilded Halls of Williamson County
Disorder in the courthouse
"...Williamson Co. commissioners' latest stab at gentility and order appears..."

Feb. 8, 2008 News Feature by Patricia J. Ruland

Upset With the Way Things Are Done in Williamson County
"...on the unethical practices of the all-Republican government in Williamson County, and for endorsing Janet Engvall McTigue for county..."

Oct. 21, 2004 Postmarks

What About Williamson County?
"...for a complete disregard for the law by a county [“Crackpot Crackdown,” News, Oct. 21]. Merely stand and look..."

Oct. 21, 2005 Postmarks

Gun (Rights) Fight in Williamson County
HD-52 Republican run-off race gets negative over Second Amendment claims
"...Republican candidates running to replace Rep. Mike Krusee in Williamson County had promised to stay positive, pot-shots are flying..."

March 28, 2008 News Post by Richard Whittaker

Local Representatives Check In, Bring Food to Neighbors in Williamson County
Bucy, Flannigan team up to serve HD 136
"...of any age with a disability living within western Williamson County's HD 136 who are homebound or otherwise have..."

April 3, 2020 News Post by Beth Sullivan

Humane Society of Williamson County Hosts Bowl-a-Thon
Ten pins, four paws
"...9, from 1 to 4pm, the Humane Society of Williamson County is sponsoring its third annual Bowl-a-Thon at Mel's..."

July 8, 2011 Sports Post by Monica Riese

Williamson County Residents Organize to Remove Confederate Monument
Meanwhile the Texas Legislature tries to block monument removals

May 10, 2019 News Feature by Michael King

Williamson County Commissioners Court Ends Hutto Contract
No guarantee facility will close; contract expires in 2019

June 29, 2018 News Feature by Mary Tuma

From Austin to Travis County -- With $$$$$$
Travis County's upcoming bond election asks mostly urban voters to fund suburban sprawl.
"...importantly, the Prop. 2 preservation land acquisition). This year's county bond election could turn out to be a milder,..."

Oct. 19, 2001 News Feature by Amy Smith

COVID-19: Austin, Travis County Should Prepare to Shelter in Place
Updated: New measures expected to take effect at midnight Tuesday
"...Austin Mayor Steve Adler and Travis County Judge Sarah Eckhardt are expected on Tuesday to issue..."

March 23, 2020 News Post by Mike Clark-Madison

Travis County Early Voting Results: Day Seven
Turnout strong and rising before weekend lull
"...Early voting in Travis County remains strong, but down from 2008. But first, an..."

Oct. 29, 2012 News Post by Richard Whittaker

Defenseless: TFDP Sues Williamson Co.
Is Williamson County dispensing with defense?
"...Fair Defense Project filed a class-action lawsuit against several Williamson County judges on behalf of three defendants charged with..."

June 23, 2006 News Feature by Patricia J. Ruland

Williamson DA Puts the Squeeze on Defense Bar
John Bradley sees nothing wrong with compelling testimony about indicted clients
"...On Dec. 16, local defense attorneys packed Williamson Co. District Judge Burt Carnes' courtroom in support of..."

Dec. 31, 2004 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Early Voting Going Nuts in Williamson, Too
Democrats driving explosive growth at the polls
"...Good news: It's not just Travis County that is setting records for primary early voting. As..."

Feb. 22, 2008 News Post by Lee Nichols

Travis County Constable, Precinct 2: Mud & Experience
Incumbent files defamation suit against opponent in this particularly bloody battle
"...races, but the three-way Democratic primary fight for Travis County Precinct 2 Constable may have hit a new low..."

May 11, 2012 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

Travis County Early Voting Results for the March 3 Democratic Primary Election
Numbers DO NOT include election day or non-Travis Co. votes
"...Looking for the final numbers? See Travis County's final tally here....."

March 3, 2020 News Post by Mike Clark-Madison

Travis County Celebrates Marriage Equality
Clerk issues 313 marriage licenses by close of business
"...the Chronicle while awaiting her license at the Travis County Clerk’s office. “It’s nice to know that in the..."

June 26, 2015 News Post by Mary Tuma

Final Results for Travis County's March 3 Democratic Primary Election
Numbers ONLY include Travis County voters
"...primary is mostly boring this year); for statewide and multi-county (Congress, State Board of Education) numbers, go to Texas..."

March 4, 2020 News Post by Mike Clark-Madison

Williamson Primary Plans
Expect some red-on-red action to the north
"...over a month to go, paperwork's flying up in Williamson County...."

Oct. 21, 2009 News Post by Richard Whittaker

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