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

Owner and Pharmacist Maureen Gallagher with the staff at Gallagher’s Pharmacy, 2411-3 Williams Drive in Georgetown. The pharmacy is located in the Lake Aire Shopping Center. (Photo by Shelly Wilkison)

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

General store? Feed store? Hardware store? No matter what you call it, Chris and Maria Winkley are living the dream. (Photo by Dana Delgado)

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

Behind the counter at M&L Pharmacy are Larry Wehlman, Debra Papp and Carrola Glass.
(Photo by Charley Wilkison)

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

Customer Connie Heller (center) of Sunrise Beach along with daughters Deedee Denby (left) of Burnet and Bertie Denby (right) from Austin gave their mixed barbecue platter rave reviews on a recent visit to the Bertram eatery. (Photo by Dana Delgado)

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

Sarah Kinne, Tonya Collins and Kim King are the professional stylists at Cut-N-Edge Salon. 
(Photo by Shelly Wilkison)

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, a chiropractor with more than 16 years of experience, opened a new practice in Liberty Hill this week. (Photo by Kathy Canady)

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

Board members from the Liberty Hill Chamber of Commerce and the Christian Business Leaders Association say they are working together to bring unity to the business community. Front row from left are Valerie Zapien, Chamber President Bob Calvisi, Cheryl New, Annie Pogue and Alma Jellison. Back from left are David Polser, Greg Haley and John Johnston. (Photo by Shelly Wilkison)

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

Laurens Fish III, managing partner at Weed-Corley-Fish Funeral Homes & Cremation Services. (Photo by Shelly Wilkison)

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 […]

LH Chamber, LHISD present Progress Report to Austin Chamber

The Liberty Hill Chamber of Commerce and the Liberty Hill ISD produced the first Education Progress Report for Liberty Hill and presented it during a luncheon of the Austin Chamber of Commerce last week. Each year, the Austin Chamber leads efforts to track school district performance in the region and determine the number of students […]

At Smokey Mo’s, BBQ is a family affair

Although not yet open in its new location, the Smokey Mo’s family is excited about a new start in Liberty Hill. From left are sisters C.J. Holub, Mary Smith and their brother, Morris “Mo” Melchor, his wife Lisa Melchor, District Manager Jordan Melchor and Asst. Manager Rory Bilsky (back). (Photo by Catherine Hosman)

By Catherine Hosman As Morris “Mo” Melchor and his crew add the finishing touches to the new location of what has become a Liberty Hill landmark, the Central Texas BBQ guru reflects on a family business years in the making. The hardwood floors and custom- built booths are finished, appliances are in place and menus […]