Local News for Leander, Texas

01/13/2021

Lakewood Virtual 5K

Lakewood Park’s First Virtual 5K Due to the pandemic many of us this year have found ourselves loosening our belts well before we enter the holiday season, filled with smorgasbords of food from sweet potato casserole, pumpkin pie, and honey baked hams. Despite being unable to host an in-person 5K run this year to help READ MORE.
01/13/2021

Joe Perkins Giddens, Sr

Joe Perkins Giddens, Sr., 96, of Leander, Texas passed away January 4th 2021 of non-Covid related causes.Joe was a lifetime farmer and rancher born in Leander and lived the majority of his life Read the rest of the article on hillcountrynews.com READ MORE.
01/02/2021

It was all about a burger

A review of our website traffic in 2020 makes one thing perfectly clear: Leander really wants a hamburger.And, not just any hamburger. No, Leander wants a Whataburger.Even with all the turmoil we saw Read the rest of the article on hillcountrynews.com READ MORE.