Cole brings leadership to top-ranking Cross Country

By Taylor Grafft The Liberty Hill Cross Country program has been posting outstanding team results over the last few years and this year will be no different. With some of the top athletes at both the junior high and high school levels at Liberty Hill, it has allowed the team, coached by Kim Holt, to […]

American RV Specialists moves family business to Liberty Hill

By Dana Delgado When the world seemed to have cruelly robbed them of their dreams just as they were beginning their family, Scott Smith and Lisa Endicott knew they had to pull it all together and find a way to make it work. Today, their vision of a family is becoming a true reality through […]

Intricate moves make volleyball challenging

By SEAN SHAPIRO In theory, volleyball is a simple sport. Two teams send the ball back and forth over the net, with the goal of making your opponent miss. While that base knowledge is true, it’s just a simple guideline for a sport that is far more complex than it usually gets credit. “I don’t […]

Excitement builds for LHJH volleyball

By Taylor Grafft There is an excitement building in the Liberty Hill Junior High School gym and on the volleyball courts as the coaches and teams are gearing up for their 2014 season. On the second day of school, the coaches will hold tryouts and run drills and stations to test a variety of skills […]

Trustees adopt $32.6 million budget, set tax rate

By SHELLY WILKISON Liberty Hill school trustees voted unaninously Monday to adopt a $32.6 million budget for fiscal 2014 and approved a tax rate of $1.54 per $100 property valuation. Liberty Hill ISD Chief Financial Officer Frank Watson said the budget came in “in the black” with about $2,700 under projected revenues. “It’s not by […]

Robert W. Richmond

Robert W. Richmond, of Liberty Hill, Texas, age 77, passed away on August 15, 2014. He was born on November 9, 1936 in Spencerport, New York. He was the son of Eben R. and Virginia Richmond. Robert is survived by his wife Mary of Liberty Hill, Texas, son and wife Steven R. and Jamie of […]

James Lee Hurtado

James Lee Hurtado, born on February 23, 1996 to Kara Jean Whitehead Hurtado and Michael Lee Hurtado and brother to Leah Hurtado was handed to God on August 11, 2014. James was an admired student and graduate from Liberty Hill High School who loved basketball and a variety of sports as well as hunting with […]

LHHS captures win in home opener

By Taylor Grafft The Liberty Hill Lady Panther Volleyball team showed why they like playing at home so much on Tuesday night in their opener against the Marble Falls Lady Mustangs. A large crowd of supporters showed up to cheer the Lady Panthers in their first game back in the cozy, win-inspiring gym. Coach Gretchen […]

Player safety is top priority on field

By SEAN SHAPIRO Keeping student-athletes healthy can be the biggest difference between a winning and a losing season on the football field. And for a good team, staying healthy can be the difference between an early playoff exit and a trip to the state championship. “For us, in our league (Class 4A), injuries are brutal,” […]

LHISD employees return to school

By SHELLY WILKISON Seemingly energized and enthusiastic about the start of a new school year, hundreds of school district employees returned to work Tuesday marking the official end of summer vacation in Liberty Hill. The majority of the district’s 435 employees met in Liberty Hill High School’s Auditorium Tuesday morning where they learned that more […]