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Registration is open for the sixth annual Chase the Chief 5K and Fun Run on Sunday, March 4, at East View High School, located at 4490 E. University Ave. Participants will get the chance to chase Georgetown Police Chief Wayne Nero. The goal of Chase the Chief is to encourage

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The City of Georgetown and the Georgetown Chamber of Commerce are hosting the second annual Real Estate Agent Workshop on Thursday, Feb. 15. The free workshop starts at 9 a.m. at the Georgetown Community Center, 445 E. Morrow St. Coffee and breakfast will be provided by the event sponsors, Santa

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ArchivedGeorgetown Public Library

The Georgetown Cultural Citizen Memorial Association will host several events at the Georgetown Public Library, 402 W. Eighth St., to help celebrate National Black History Month in February. This year’s theme is African Americans in Times of War. Information about African Americans in the military will be on display at

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ArchivedCity HallPolice Services

The Citizen Police Academy is a 12-week course taught by police officers to educate citizens about all aspects of the Georgetown Police Department. Classes in the spring 2018 academy include code of criminal procedure, accident investigations, use of force, crime scene investigations, hostage negotiations, special weapons and tactics, and victim

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ArchivedCity HallParks & Recreation

Georgetown Parks and Recreation will offer spring break camps for students March 12-16. Pricing and schedules vary for each program. Participants can select from four camps: Camp Goodwater (ages 5-12; $140 resident/$175 nonresident) includes a variety of activities such as games, crafts and weird science projects. The week will end

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ArchivedCity Hall

The filing period for candidates who wish to run for a seat on the Georgetown City Council began Jan. 17. The places for Districts 1 and 5 will be on the ballot for the election this spring. Anna Eby is the current council member for District 1 and Ty Gipson

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ArchivedCity HallTourism

The City of Georgetown Convention and Visitors Bureau recently placed second for the best destination marketing organization/convention and visitors bureau for the Southwest region for the 2017 Stella Awards. This was the award’s inaugural year. The Stella Awards are presented by The Northstar Meeting Group and recognize hotels, convention centers,

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A variety of events including a public march and program, service day events, and a race and ethnicity symposium will be held in Georgetown on Jan. 15-25. The events honor, celebrate, and continue the legacy of civil rights leader Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service on Jan. 15 The

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City of Georgetown offices will be closed Monday, Jan. 15, in observance of the Martin Luther King Jr. Day holiday. There will be normal solid waste and recycling collection on Jan. 15. City offices and facilities closed Jan. 15 for MLK Day include the following: Animal Shelter, 110 Walden Drive

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ArchivedCity HallParks & Recreation

Register now for the 23rd annual Cupid’s Chase 5K and Fun Run on Saturday, Feb. 3. The chip-timed 5K run/walk begins at 8 a.m. in downtown Georgetown at Seventh and Main streets and ends at the Bark Park on Holly Street. (A shuttle will take you back to the starting

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