November 21, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

BRIEFLY

One-Act Play The Lometa One-Act Play program will present the comedy “You Can’t Take it With You” in a dinner theater set for Saturday in the Lometa ISD cafetorium. More...

Lifestyles

36 Club members hear report on Rollins Brook Hospital

The GFWC/TFWC 36 Club met in the First Presbyterian Church fellowship hall Nov. 13 with 21 members present, including new members Joyce Bronaugh and Joann Bollom. Co-hostesses were Margaret Oberender, Patti Spradley and Suzanne Tooley. More...

Tour of Homes

This sandstone building at 108 E. Fifth Street houses the offices of John R.C. Munn, CPA, and it is one of the featured stops on the county museum’s Dec. 7 Tour of Homes. More...

Library sets open house

A daylong celebration at the newly renovated Lampasas Public Library is set for Dec. 4 from 10 a.m. until 7 p.m. A ribboncutting ceremony is scheduled at 10 a.m. More...

News

Law enforcement officials report arrests

­The following arrests were reported recently by area law enforcement officials. Nov. 14 More...

Flight rally held in Lampasas

Many young, enthusiastic passengers attended the Young Eagles Flight Rally at the municipal airport Saturday. The event offered free rides in two-place and four-place aircraft. More...

Historical commission elects new officers

The Lampasas County Historical Commission recently held its last meeting of 2014. More...

Agribusiness

Cattle Auction

The report from the Nov. 19 Lampasas Cattle Auction follows. Cattle and calves: Estimated receipts 598 compared to 552 last week and 711 at this time last year. More...

Lometa Reporter

Lady Hornets blast Blanket 61-25

With a solid all-around game, the Lady Hornet varsity blew away the Blanket Tigers 61-25. Lometa improved to 1-1 with the win at home Tuesday. More...

Lometa School Menu

For week of Nov. 24-28 Monday, Nov. 24 BREAKFAST: Pancake on a stick or cereal/graham cracker, fruit or juice, and milk. LUNCH: Chicken strips/gravy, spinach, salad, carrot sticks, mixed fruit and milk. Tuesday, Nov. 25 More...

Varsity boys’ basketball

The Hornets outscored Zephyr in all six quarters of the scrimmage on Tuesday. Although Lometa “had trouble finishing down low,” the team played hard and coach Aaron Nuckles saw some positives. More...

Wednesday fire destroys house

No one hurt in North Arnold blaze

An early-morning fire Wednesday gutted a house at 102 N. Arnold St., but no one was injured. Homeowner Oscar Ratliff said he and his wife, Adeline, are fortunate they were not in their residence when the blaze began. More...

WEATHER

Date High Low Rain Nov. 17 48 24 Nov. 18 55 25 Nov. 19 69 32 More...

Deaths

Mrs. Aguilar

Oralia “Lolly” Aguilar, 58, of Kempner died Nov. 15, 2014 at Rollins Brook Community Hospital. Funeral services will be Nov. 21 at 1 p.m. at Sneed Funeral Chapel in Lampasas. Her body will be cremated. Mrs. More...

Mr. Mauldin

Funeral services are scheduled Nov. 22, 2014 at 9 a.m. at Sneed Funeral Chapel for Billy Ray Mauldin. He died Nov. 16 at Seton Medical Center Williamson in Round Rock. Mr. Mauldin was 73. Burial will be at Hunt Japonica Cemetery in Hunt, Texas. Mr. More...

Mr. Faught

Osborn Dale Faught, 88, of Nix died Nov. 12, 2014 at Spring Oaks Nursing & Rehabilitation Center in Lampasas. He was born April 24, 1926 in Nix, the son of Dovie Emeline Faught. After finishing school, he joined the U.S. More...

Sports

Badgers hold off Hawks for 40-37 win

Strong second and third quarters helped the Badgers win 40-37 Tuesday over Canyon Lake in the first game of the varsity boys’ basketball season. Lampasas outscored the Hawks 29-10 in the middle quarters, taking the lead during a 15-0 run. More...

Private school powerhouse defeats Lady Badgers

The Faith Academy Lady Flames won their fifth straight basketball game with a 61-30 victory over the Lady Badgers on Tuesday. Lampasas (1-2) fell behind 20-3 in the first quarter of the road game. More...

JV tennis ends fall season

The Badger junior varsity tennis team closed out the season with a 7-11 loss against a tough Fredericksburg team in Llano Tuesday. Garrett McGuire/Anthony Henniger won their doubles match and their singles matches as well. More...

Public Notices - Free Access

Public Notice

The annual return of the Maud & Jack Eddy Foundation trust for the calendar year ending December 31, 2013 is available for inspection by any citizen at 310 E. Fourth St., Lampasas, TX from 9 a.m. More...