Texas Physical Therapy Specialists welcomes Menke to Liberty Hill clinic

Dr. Ben Menke is the new clinic director for Texas Physical Therapy Specialists in Liberty Hill. (Christine Bolanos Photo)

By Christine Bolaños When then 11-year-old baseball pitcher Ben Menke suffered an elbow injury, little did he know his physical therapy visits would change his life. “I played a lot of sports. I’ve always been interested in the body and how it worked and how to heal from injuries. It just kind of naturally led […]

Life, Liberty Hill and the pursuit of Sticky Bunz

Sticky Bunz owner Amanda Baskin holds up a plate with a few freshly baked vanilla cupcakes topped with buttermilk icing. (Christine Bolanos Photo)

By Christine Bolaños The sweet aroma of baked delights envelops customers as they walk through the doors. The wooden floors and rustic ambience provides an inviting home-like feel. The treats are neatly nestled into boxes adorned with a signature green gingham ribbon. This is the Liberty Hill storefront Amanda Baskin, a resident, nurse, wife and […]

Beck Chapels & Events celebrates Liberty Hill grand opening

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The ceremonial ribbon was cut last Thursday at the new Beck Chapels & Events in Liberty Hill. Members of the Liberty Hill Chamber of Commerce hosted the ribbon cutting at the grand opening of Liberty Hill’s funeral home and special event center. Located at 170 CR 214, Beck Chapels & Events offers a chapel for […]

Caring for families is what Beck does best

Members of the Beck family and staff of the Liberty Hill location held a grand opening March 12. From left are Jan Beck Cleveland, Janelle Cleveland, Rex Cleveland, Ganelle Beck,
Gene Beck, Sue Dye,
Charla Alemán and
Blake Henderson. (Shelly Wilkison Photo)

By SHELLY WILKISON On the day that is likely to be the hardest day, having a caring team of professionals taking care of every detail can set the grief-stricken on a path to finding peace. At Beck Chapels & Events in Liberty Hill, caring for families on the most important days of their lives is […]

HRS Learning Center offers career training in medical billing

Cheri Freeman, president of  HRS Learning Center in Liberty Hill. (Shelly Wilkison Photo)

By SHELLY WILKISON As more people become insured as a result of the Affordable Care Act, there is a growing need for qualified medical insurance billers. And one Liberty Hill company has developed an online curriculum to educate and train future talent to meet the demand. The Liberty Hill-based HRS Learning Center offers an online […]

Illness inspires new studio wellness gym

After being bedridden for eight years with a multitude of illnessess, Holly Johnson is the picture of good health and devoted to running a budding specialty wellness and fitness program. (Dana Delgado Photo)

By Dana Delgado Tall and slender and committed to staying fit, Holly Johnson is the picture of good health and devoted to running a budding specialty wellness and fitness program. It is hard to imagine that only a few years ago, life was dramatically different for the Liberty Hill businesswoman. As a 15-year honor roll […]

Solis fires up the pits in Bertram

John Solis stands in front of his latest honor, Grand Champion Reserve won last fall at the National Cook-Off Championship in Buda. Solis recently opened the restaurant John Beere Bar-B-Q in Bertram. (Dana Delgado Photo)

By DANA DELGADO BERTRAM — Over the years, John Solis has made a good living with his hands as a mason, but now finds himself savoring a whole new success. A few years ago, the Bertram native turned an ordinary weekend ritual into an extraordinary new venture for himself. With close attention to detail and […]

LH Chamber offers networking for women

The Liberty Hill Chamber of Commerce is working to provide area business women networking opportunities through its new Women in Business committee. The committee, chaired by Sabrina Jordan, Independent Sales Director for Mary Kay Cosmetics, meets monthly at locations hosted by local businesses. “There are so many businesses here without storefronts that most don’t know […]

Team Realty formed to promote home ownership

With a single goal to help support and inform individuals seeking homeownership, Team Realty of Texas Group has been established in Liberty Hill.  From their offices at 1201 Loop 332, Suite 100 are Janet Widmer, a recognized loan officer, David Widmer, owner of Widmer Construction and Development, and realtor Amy Whitmeyer.  
(Dana Delgado Photo)

By Dana Delgado When Amy Whitmeyer, Janet Widmer and David Widmer recently formed Team Realty of Texas Group in Liberty Hill, the achievement of home ownership got a lot easier and far less complex. “Our goal is to help people feel more invested in the community through home ownership,” said Amy Whitmeyer, realtor and owner of […]

Area’s development attracts leading insulation company

Garland Insulating, one of the state’s’ largest locally-owned insulating businesses and among the industry’s leaders, has opened a facility in Liberty Hill to better serve central Texas home and business owners.  The company offers a wide range of services with a host of high quality materials at affordable prices and has built a reputation of quality workmanship over 66 years.  Standing in front of the business from left are employees Jonathan Heathington,  Shiloh Shorten, Eduardo Gutierrez, Patty Gilmore, Chase Lutke, Juan Sanchez, John Bazemore and Issac Delgado. (Dana Delgado Photo)

By Dana Delgado When Garland Insulating Ltd., a leading insulating company in the southern states and one of the largest locally owned and operated insulation companies in Texas, went looking for a central Texas location, Liberty Hill, primed for growth, was a logical choice. “The projected growth statistics on Williamson County mean more families moving […]