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Boil notice remains in effect in Leander after crews fixed broken water line  KXAN.com

On Tuesday, the City of Leander issued a boil water notice for a section of the city that includes Leander High School, which resulted in an early dismissal ...



4 Leander Seniors Are National Merit Scholarship Semi-Finalists  Downtown Austin, TX Patch

Leander Seniors Vie For National Merit Scholarship - Cedar Park-Leander, TX - List released Wednesday names 16000 high school seniors vying for ...



UPDATE: Boil water notice issued for parts of Leander, officials say  Stephenville Empire-Tribune

1:55 p.m. update: A boil water notice has been issued for Leander High School, Cedar Ridge Apartments, the Shops at Leander complex and properties along ...



Parents, students say Leander ISD needs to do more to combat racism  Hillcountrynews

Some parents and students say racism is pervasive in Leander ISD and the district has done little to even acknowledge the problem. During a May 16 board ...



Graduation Stories: Seniors across Leander ISD pause to look back before looking ahead  Hillcountrynews

By Saturday night, thousands of high school seniors will have graduated from their respective high schools.



Suspect in Dallas courthouse shooting attended school in Leander  KVUE.com

According to Leander ISD, the suspect graduated from Vandegrift High School and also took classes at Leander High School.



Leander ISD announces schools that will be open for transfers for 2019-20 academic year  Community Impact Newspaper

Feb 7, 2019: Families within Leander ISD will soon be able to apply for school transfers for the 2019-20 school year. Approved transfer students may attend a ...



Leander ISD trustees hear draft scenario for middle school feeder patterns  Community Impact Newspaper

Feb 22, 2019: Corrected Feb. 22 at 7:50 p.m. Under the draft scenario, Stiles Middle School students could be split between Rouse High School and Vista Ridge ...



Vandegrift named one of Texas' top high schools  Hillcountrynews

Vandegrift High School is one of the top 100 high schools in Texas and part of the top 1000 in the nation, according to a newly released ranking of high schools.



Leander ISD Gets B Grade From State: See Your Schools Grade  Patch.com

Leander ISD Gets B Grade From State - Cedar Park-Leander, TX - The Texas Education Agency gave out A-F grades for individual schools for the first time in ...



Kris Price named Leander football coach  Hillcountrynews

Kris Price walked into Leander High School the same day he was to be introduced as the next head football coach and was encouraged by what he saw.



LISD will accept transfer requests to 25 schools for 2019-20  Hillcountrynews

Parents of Leander ISD students wishing to transfer their child to a different campus will be able to apply for transfers for a limited number of campuses ...



LISD considering another attendance zone option  Hillcountrynews

Another attendance rezoning option cleared a milestone at the April 4 Leander ISD board meeting, with Scenario D being approved for presentation at a pair of ...



Keeping it COOL: Students participate in hands-on career learning program  Hillcountrynews

Leander ISD's annual COOL Week, or Career Opportunities on Location, has become a rite of passage for career-oriented seniors within the district. Each year ...



Leander ISD Students, Educators Meet With Legislators  Patch.com

Leander ISD Students, Educators Met With Lawmakers - Cedar Park-Leander, TX - Much was accomplished during 'PTA Rally Day' at Texas Capitol, including ...



Candidates for Graduation Leander ISD 2019 Candidates for Graduation  Hillcountrynews

The full list of graduation candidates for Leander ISD's six high schools is below. This information was provided by Leander ISD on Wednesday, May 29, 2019 ...



Leander High School Senior Earns Pilot License  Patch.com

Leander HS Senior Earns Pilot License - Cedar Park-Leander, TX - Rebekah Hui was one of just 120 Air Force ROTC cadets worldwide chosen for the flight ...



To-Do List: Your guide to activities in Cedar Park and Leander May-June 2019  Community Impact Newspaper

Here is your guide to activities in Cedar Park and Leander at the end of May and beginning of June. Live music and library events can be found at the end of the ...



Leander football coach Tim Smith resigns  Austin American-Statesman

After four seasons, Tim Smith has resigned as the head football coach and athletic coordinator at Leander High School according to a Leander school district ...



New football coaches named at Leander, Johnson high schools  Austin American-Statesman

Kristopher Price, who has been the defensive coordinator at Keller for the past five years, has been hired as head football coach and athletics coordinator at ...



LISD bands win big  Hillcountrynews

Leander ISD's bands continue to excel, with Vista Ridge winning first place in the UIL 6A Marching Band contest Several of Leander ISD's high school marching ...



To-Do List: Your guide to events in Cedar Park and Leander July-August 2019  Community Impact Newspaper

Here is your guide to activities in Cedar Park and Leander at the end of July and beginning of August. Live music and library events can be found at the end of ...



Map: Where to vote in Cedar Park and Leander  Community Impact Newspaper

Apr 15, 2019: Voters in Cedar Park and Leander will each elect three new city council members May 4. Registered voters in Cedar Park and Leander can cast ...



Red-hot Leander softball team races past McNeil  Austin American-Statesman

Addy Potter drove in four runs on a pair of hits, including a home run, as Leander moved into playoff contention with a 12-1 win over McNeil in District 13-6A ...



Jan 24 | Broadway Musical "Thoroughly Modern Millie" | Cedar Park-Leander, TX  Patch.com

Thursday January 24 2019: Leander High School's Fine Arts Department will be presenting the Broadway comedy musical, Thoroughly Modern Millie,...



5 things to do in Leander and Cedar Park the weekend of Nov. 16-18  Community Impact Newspaper

Nov 15, 2018: Friday-Saturday 1. Bands perform at Red Horn Coffee House & Brewing Co. The Reen will perform on Friday, and J Wagner will perform on ...



9 things to do in Leander and Cedar Park this weekend, April 5-7  Community Impact Newspaper

Congregation Shir Ami hosts 'Joy of Aging Shabbat' in Cedar Park During the congregation's regular Shabbat Eve *service* before the Sabbath, elders are ...



Leander ISD board candidates participate in second forum  Hillcountrynews

With early voting beginning next week, nine of the ten Leander ISD school board candidates came together on Monday, Oct. 15, to answer questions submitted ...



Things to do in Leander and Cedar Park through the rest of March and early April  Community Impact Newspaper

Whitestone Brewery is hosting its Craft and Draft Pop Up Market, where patrons can shop local vendors, listen to live music and enjoy a happy hour. 1-6 p.m. ...



Meet the Simpsons: Husband and wife principals of Leander, Rouse high schools share their stories  Community Impact Newspaper

Sep 20, 2017: Husband and wife Chris and Christine Simpson both serve as high school principals in Leander ISD. Chris is the new principal of Leander High ...



Six seeking seats on Leander City Council include one incumbent  Austin American-Statesman

Six people are competing for three places on the Leander City Council, including five who have never before run for public office.Laura Lantrip, a 65-year-old ...



Things to do in Leander and Cedar Park from December to January  Community Impact Newspaper

Updated Jan. 6 at 2:30 p.m. to reflect the updated cost of the Jan. 12 chili cook-off event. Your ultimate local guide for events, business openings, meetings and ...



Photos: Congratulations to the Austin area's 2019 valedictorians & salutatorians  Austin American-Statesman

Amrita Mayavaram, McNeil High School valedictorian: I will be attending Caltech to study chemical engineering. [Contributed photo]. [2/55]. Adithya Sreenivasan ...



Big money dominating local city council races  Hillcountrynews

An unprecedented explosion of concentrated, big money donations is dominating campaign fundraising for city council races in Leander and Cedar Park ahead ...



Simpson named principal of Leander High School  Community Impact Newspaper

Apr 21, 2017: Wiley Middle School Principal Chris Simpson has been named the new principal of Leander High School, LISD Superintendent Dan Troxell ...



Pair of prom queens crowned at Leander High School  Hillcountrynews

Abby Cano, a Leander High School senior and Downs Syndrome student, says she will always remember when Keilany Solano gave her a hug at the 2017 ...



Sweeping upgrades proposed for LISD Schools  Hillcountrynews

A $453.8 million bond package was proposed at the LISD board meeting in June. The funds are mostly allocated for growth …



Leander HS principal appointed to new role  Hillcountrynews

Leander High School Principal Tiffany Spicer will step into her role as the new Executive Director of College and Career Pathways this summer.



Here is Leander ISD's calendar for the 2017-18 school year  Community Impact Newspaper

Sep 21, 2017: September 25 Festival of the bands 26 Choral Showcase 27 Leander ISD College Fair October 7 SAT Testing Day 9 Staff development/student ...



Leander ISD parents concerned after recent teen suicides  KVUE

Five Leander ISD students have committed suicide since the school year began according to parents and students in the district.



Marble Falls police officers step in after graduate loses dad in wreck  KVUE.com

CEDAR PARK, Texas — It's been a little over a month since the Marble Falls Police Department lost one of their officers in a motorcycle accident. On Saturday ...



Alternate suspect in Greg Kelley case sentenced in unrelated charges  Austin American-Statesman

A man who authorities deemed an "alternative suspect" in a case that led to the child sexual assault conviction of former Leander high school football player ...



Make it Grande: Former LHS student makes music for Ariana Grande  Hillcountrynews

Brian Malik Baptiste, known just as “Malik,” is a 2014 graduate of Leander High School and a budding musician known for his proficient sound layering ability.



Curtain call: three LISD high schools to begin musical productions this weekend  Hillcountrynews

It's opening night for three Leander ISD high schools, with each drama program ready to put on their own musical production.



AC Bible leaves behind Leander legacy  Hillcountrynews

Arthur Calvin Bible, the namesake of Bible Stadium at Leander High School, passed away last week at the age of 99, leaving behind a legacy of influence and ...



Student-created anti-bullying club is now in every Leander school  Austin American-Statesman

It's Friday morning, an hour before classes start, and a group of students is crowded around a teacher's desk, chatting about the weekend, the upcoming winter ...



Harken: The Greater Austin High School Musical Theatre Awards are on the way  austin360

The awards show that changed the fortunes of the Long Center for the Performing Arts returns to April 17 at 7:30 p.m. The Greater Austin High School Musical ...



Song on Ariana Grande’s new album produced by Leander HS grad  KXAN.com

A Leander High School graduate says co-producing a song on pop star Ariana Grande's hit new album "hasn't even fully set in."



FOOTBALL: Tim Smith looks to restore LHS to prominence  Hillcountrynews

New Leander High School head football coach Tim Smith has spent the last decade in LISD as an assistant coach. Smith will now look to restore confidence at ...



LHS senior takes first  Hillcountrynews

Carolyn Plein, a senior at Leander High School, took first place in the UIL Barbara Jordan Essay Contest. This was the first UIL event Plein ever entered.



LHS alum now running IB program  Hillcountrynews

Last year's Leander High School International Baccalaureate (IB) students set new records, and Kate Hauenstein, the new IB coordinator, is prepared to help ...



Simpson chosen to helm Rouse High School  Hillcountrynews

Christine Simpson, most recently the Leander Middle School principal, will be serving as Rouse High School's principal this coming school year.“I've always had ...



LISD offering free summer breakfast and lunch programs  Hillcountrynews

Children ages 18 and younger can eat breakfast and lunch for free at five locations this summer. Leander ISD, in partnership with the Texas Department of ...



LaRue, Leander sprint past Weiss in season opener  Hillcountrynews

It's no surprise to any member of the Leander football team just how electrifying Addison LaRue can be.



School Resource Officers make LISD a safer environment  Hillcountrynews

Aurora Grimes is a familiar sight for anyone visiting Leander High School. She's usually near the front of the building, but students and teachers alike see her ...



Pearl Harbor survivor to be honored in Leander  Austin American-Statesman

Right after Horace Hamilton finished breakfast on the USS Phoenix cruiser ship, he noticed planes flying overhead. At first, he said, he thought it was U.S. planes ...



"Shattered Dreams" 6:00 am Leander High School  kxan



Student Laptops Coming to Leander Schools  Patch.com

The Leander school district is preparing to equip students with laptops and tablets to be used as digital learning tools. The program is called Mobile Leander ISD ...



Leander football team bolstered by two-way players  Hillcountrynews

Leander senior Alex Hensley begins practice like anybody else. He puts on his jersey and starts training with the linebackers. After the coach gives him the all ...



Leander agricultural trends shift as city evolves and percent of farmland falls  Community Impact Newspaper

The percentage of agricultural land in Leander and Williamson County is declining, and the way farming is practiced may be changing too.



LEEF gives $10000 in grants to LISD programs  Hillcountrynews

More than $10000 was distributed to 15 LISD educators and their student organizations last month, providing funding for numerous special educational ...



Leander ISD volleyball update  Hillcountrynews

Leander Lions Pilar Gonzaba (3) in action during a high school volleyball game between Leander High School and Cedar Ridge High School at Leander High ...



New high school boasts neighborhood concept  Hillcountrynews

In less than two weeks, Glenn High School will welcome 600 freshman and sophomores. The first day of school won't be the first time the doors were open to ...



Special Olympics Texas Offered Thrill Of Victory Without Agony Of Defeat [UPDATED]  Patch.com

Cedar Park-Leander, TX - 800-plus athletes participated in Leander event where they displayed not only physical feats but a triumph of the human spirit.



What we know about Dallas federal building gunman Brian Isaack Clyde  FOX 4 News

A 22-year-old man is dead after opening fire on the Earle Cabell Federal Building on Monday and the investigation into him and what caused him to shoot at and ...



City of Leander opens new intramural sports turf field  Hillcountrynews

The City of Leander unveiled nearly five acres of synthetic sports turf field at Robin Bledsoe Park earlier this month, paving the way for young athletes to enjoy ...



Shattered Dreams program delivers shocking message about drinking and driving  Hillcountrynews

It's all fun and games until someone gets hurt. Drinking and driving, however, is not a game. Leander High School's Student Council hosted its biannual ...



15-year old girl Meagan Allen kills herself in Leander High School bathroom  Daily Mail

Friends of Meagan Allen failed to take her remarks seriously and were shattered later to discover she had gone ahead with her suicide plan.



Students honor their teachers at STAR banquet  Hillcountrynews

Leander High School girls basketball coach Jonathan Lamb was one of more than two dozen Leander ISD educators recognized by their students for the special ...



Seniors walk memory lane to cheers, high-fives  Hillcountrynews

In less than six minutes, dozens of high-fives were finished, raucous cheering subsided, and the seniors could leave their brief walk down memory lane.



Cedar Park High School cheer squad wins Spirit State Championship  Austin American-Statesman

Cheerleading teams from across Texas headed to Fort Worth to stunt their stuff last weekend. Four Leander ISD schools took part in the annual UIL Spirit State ...



Know where to vote in Cedar Park, Leander  Community Impact Newspaper

Oct 18, 2016: Early voting locations WILLIAMSON COUNTY Oct. 24-Nov. 4 from 7 a.m.-7 p.m., Oct. 30 from noon-6 p.m. Cedar Park Library, 550 Discovery Blvd., ...



Brian Clyde: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know  Heavy.com

Brian Clyde, a 22-year-old Texas man who posted about guns and ammunition on Facebook, was named as the masked Dallas active shooting suspect who ...



Gantt named VISD assistant athletic director | Advosports  Victoria Advocate

Spencer Gantt has been coaching football the past 22 years.



Leander's new principal embraces school's diversity, traditions  Hillcountrynews

When Leander High School students and teachers walked through the doors on Aug. 25 to begin the new school year, they were greeted with some pretty big ...



Kincaid announces retirement from Burnet High School  Burnet Bulletin

BY CHRISTI BERTELSON/BURNET BULLETIN After four years of serving as principal of Burnet High School and with 32 years of *service* in public education, ...



Authorities reopen Greg Kelley child sex assault case, ID new suspect  KVUE

Williamson County authorities and the Texas Rangers have reopened the sexual assault case that led to the conviction of Greg Kelley, a former Leander High ...



TIMELINE: Greg Kelley case  KVUE

A look back at the events of the Greg Kelley case from his arrest to the recently discovered evidence that led to the reopening of the sexual assault case.



Cedar Park HS cheer team takes home Spirit State Championship  Hillcountrynews

After winning the UIL Spirit State Championship last weekend, the Cedar Park High School cheer squad's 30 cheerleaders can now say they're bonafide UIL ...



LISD test scores beat state and national averages  Hillcountrynews

Last school year, Leander ISD students beat the state and national averages on the ACT college-entrance exam and students at Cedar Park High School beat ...



Sloan lands dream job as new CPHS principal  Hillcountrynews

When John Sloan heard there was a job opening for a new principal at Cedar Park High School, he jumped at the opportunity. After working for five years as ...



Family says Dallas courthouse shooter wanted to die  Austin American-Statesman

DALLAS — The family of a 22-year-old man who opened fire on a Dallas federal courthouse, striking no one before federal agents fatally shot him, said they ...



Leander stays alive with sweep of Lake Travis  Hillcountrynews

Leander knew the consequences of a loss Tuesday night and showed up with a vengeance. The Lady Lions swept Lake Travis 3-0 (25-23, 28-26, 31-29) to stay ...



Here are the parks and trails to visit in Cedar Park and Leander  Community Impact Newspaper

Apr 5, 2017: Trails Cedar Park 1. Anderson Mill Trail This 2.5-mile sidewalk follows Anderson Mill Road from Cashell Woods Road to Lime Creek Road. 2.



Spencer Bryce Holbrook - Liberty Hill Independent  Liberty Hill Independent

Spencer Bryce Holbrook, 19, of Leander, Texas, was born into Heaven on February 11, 2017. His earthly birthday was December 11, 1997, in Austin, Texas, ...



LHS AFJROTC recognized as distinguished unit  Hillcountrynews

Leander High School's Air Force JROTC unit has been selected as one of 276 units to receive the 2017-2018 Air Force JROTC Distinguished Unit Award.



LISD names new principals, schools  Hillcountrynews

Leander ISD board members voted to name the district's sixth high school, which is set to open in the fall of 2016, Tom Glenn High School, after the long-serving ...



Leander Orthopedics doctor looks out for LHS coach  Hillcountrynews

Dr. Robert Judy of Leander Orthopedics presented the Leander High School baseball team with a brand new golf cart at their homecoming parade. Head coach ...



Judge recommends Greg Kelley be found innocent  FOX 7 Austin

A Williamson County judge is recommending that Greg Kelley be found innocent. The former Leander High School football star was convicted of two counts of ...



Leander HS administrator recognized: Melissa King-Knowles named AP of the Year  Hillcountrynews

Assistant principal of Leander High School, Melissa King-Knowles, was named AP of the Year by the Texas Association of Secondary School Principals ...



Cedar Park Police Department investigation questioned in Meagan Work case  Hillcountrynews

A judge is expected to rule on March 21 on whether to suppress evidence in the case of a 23-year-old mother charged in connection with the death of her young ...



Leander football player charged with sexual assault  Hillcountrynews

A standout football player at Leander High School has been arrested and charged with aggravated sexual assault of a child. Gregory Raymond Kelley, 18, who ...



State lawyer says Greg Kelley could prove actual innocence in sex assault case  Austin American-Statesman

A lawyer appointed by the highest criminal court in Texas has lodged concerns over an effort to overturn the sexual assault conviction of a former Leander High ...



Livestock show, book sale: 7 things to do in Cedar Park and Leander this weekend, Jan. 18-21  Community Impact Newspaper

1. Austin Spurs face off against Northern Arizona Suns The basketball team, affiliate of the NBA's San Antonio Spurs, play against the minor-league affiliate of ...



Win over Leander secures playoff spot for Lake Travis girls basketball  Austin American-Statesman

Lake Travis first-year girls basketball coach Kevin Bussinger stated back in November that making the playoffs "is an expectation, not a goal."Bussinger ...



Aggie Recruit Arrested for Aggravated Robbery  KBTX

A high school football star and Aggie recruit is arrested for aggravated robbery. Leander police officers arrested 17-year-old Jonathan Henderson along with ...



Texas Ranger testifies Greg Kelley treated unfairly, acknowledges two additional suspects  Hillcountrynews

A Texas Ranger testified at a packed Williamson County court hearing Thursday that he believed Kelley had been treated unfairly.



WRESTLING: Vista Ridge finishes second at regionals; Rouse and Leander send grapplers to state  Hillcountrynews

The Vista Ridge wrestling team closed out the UIL Class 5A, Region IV wrestling tournament in second place overall — the highest team finish of the five ...



Exotic lizard has been found, returned to owner  FOX 7 Austin

UPDATE: The water monitor lizard that escaped from his home two days ago has been caught and is in the process of being returned to its owner, according to ...



Longtime CPHS coach arrested charges of sexual contact with former students  Hillcountrynews

Cedar Park police last week arrested a longtime Leander ISD employee on charges of indecency with a child by sexual contact. Timothy “Timo” Sheard, who has ...



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