Jenae Hackensmith

Recent articles by this writer

Steve’s changes hands; Alex Davis is taking over the Austin business his parents built into a staple

Steve’s changes hands; Alex Davis is taking over the Austin business his parents built into a staple

Alex Davis grew up at Steve’s Pizza watching his parents run the restaurant and make it a community staple. Now he will take on the ... Read more

Onward and upward; IJ Holton VEX robotics team receives top honors at state tourney

Onward and upward; IJ Holton VEX robotics team receives top honors at state tourney

I.J. Holton Intermediate School VEX Robotics Team 8440C made it to the World Championship in Louisville, Kentucky, and I.J. Holton VEX Robotics Team 8440B made ... Read more

Man pleads guilty to rioting charge

An Austin 19-year-old accused of beating several high school-aged teenagers in a fight Sept. 15 changed his plea to guilty for one charge of gross ... Read more

School Board OKs Ellis roofing bid; Banfield work pushed back

Ellis Middle School will get its leaks taken care of this summer, but Banfield Elementary School will have to wait. The Austin Public Schools Board ... Read more