For some, hypnosis may be a key to wellness

By Dana Delgado  At the beginning, Ron Mottern was pretty skeptical. So was his wife.   Once more informed, research-rich and formally-educated Mottern knew that this less-traveled, alternative path to wellness — hypnosis — produced impressive results. His wife only needed one session from her husband to realize the benefits.  It took him three sessions. […]

Expert training, knowledge makes this Texas girl the perfect fit for a gun shop

By DANA DELGADO Individuals who first step into A Texas Girl’s Guns, a gun shop owned and operated by Judith Baker, are invariably surprised. But Mrs. Baker’s remarkable military background makes the business a natural fit, and the bonus comes when customers see the extent and quality of her store’s products and services. “We are […]

Patients look to Gallagher’s Pharmacy for personal care, trusted experience

By SHELLY WILKISON GEORGETOWN — It’s the personal care and attention, and the relationship between professional employees and customers that makes Gallagher’s Pharmacy different. In fact, the store is so welcoming and the staff so friendly that customers often stop by for a visit and then pick up their medicine while they are there. “We […]

If you can’t find it at Winkley’s in Liberty Hill, you don’t need it

By DANA DELGADO Winkley’s in Liberty Hill has come a long way in only 10 years. Although those who know Chris Winkley would expect nothing less, his wife of 28 years, Maria Winkley, says it has been quite a surprise. “We didn’t expect it to grow this much,” she said, “but Chris had a dream […]

M&L Pharmacy to close its doors Sept. 24

By SHELLY WILKISON M&L Pharmacy, a Liberty Hill landmark since 1988, will close its doors for the last time Tuesday, Sept. 24. Larry Wehlman, who is retiring, and his business partner, Darrell “Mo” Moellenberndt, sold the pharmacy to a small company in Florida that was looking to expand its business in Texas and planned to […]

Bertram’s Hwy 29 BBQ offers German-style barbecue goodness

By Dana Delgado BERTRAM — If a full house of hungry and happy diners is any indication, Austinites Morgan Schott and his partner Corey Thibideaux may be well be on their way to establishing one of the region’s favorite eateries and hangouts. Located at 110 State Highway 29 in the heart of historic downtown Bertram, […]

Cut-N-Edge stylists bring contemporary edge to Liberty Hill hairstyling

For Liberty Hill’s newest trio of professional hair stylists, every client presents an opportunity to make a difference. “Being able to see a client come in and see them get excited about the way they look makes me feel wonderful,” said Kim King, co-owner of Cut-N-Edge Salon. “Having people feel wonderful about themselves when they […]

Liberty Hill home to new San Gabriel Family Chiropractic

Dr. Mariska Visser is proud to announce the opening of her new practice called San Gabriel Family Chiropractic located at 13740 W. SH 29 at the intersection of FM 1869. Dr. Mariska has over 16 years of experience in treating patients ranging from 5 days old to 98 years old.  She relocated from Massachusetts where […]

Business groups plan to unite to organize community festival

Leaders of the Liberty Hill Chamber of Commerce and the Christian Business Leaders Association say they are joining together to bring some unity to the business community and plan to host a town festival in April 2014. While the presidents of both groups say the two organizations will remain separate, they anticipate holding more joint […]

At Weed-Corley-Fish, the family business is a ministry

By SHELLY WILKISON Living fast in a highly mobile world, it’s often difficult to make decisions about the end of our lives. But, planning a funeral, and making choices about cremation or burial are decisions that can ease the pain for those left behind. For Laurens B. Fish III, being called into service at the […]