August 29, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Council approves funds for library, new city building

The Lampasas City Council on Monday addressed one ongoing project and one proposed construction project, as it approved expenditures for the library and a new City Council Chambers/ Municipal Court building. More...

WEATHER

Date High Low Rain Aug. 25 100 72 Aug. 26 99 72 0.03 Aug. 27 96 71 More...

Lifestyles

Strength in numbers

Director: Band is largest in years

The Lampasas High School Badger Band is enjoying high participation, and Director Richard Hooper believes that is due to the group’s achievements in recent years. “Year in and year out, the kids are having success,” Hooper said. More...

LISD Menu

For week of Sept. 1-5 Monday, Sept. 1 School out for Labor Day Tuesday, Sept. 2 BREAKFAST: Eggstravaganza, apple juice, fruit cocktail and milk. More...

Pet Care Day Camp

Dr. Kelli Isom of Isom Veterinary Clinic in Lampasas shows 7-year-old Scout Barton, right, how to listen to a dog’s heartbeat while Kinzee Hall, 5, waits her turn. More...

Sports

Lady Badgers win two of four in Rockdale tournament Thursday - Free Access

The Lampasas High School varsity volleyball team won two matches and lost two at the Rockdale tournament on Thursday. The Lady Badgers defeated Gateway 25-22, 25-18 and Rogers 15-25, 25-19, 25-21.Earlier in the season, Rogers beat the Lady Badge More...

Billies come from behind, beat Badgers 22-15 - Free Access

After Lampasas led 9-7 at halftime, Fredericksburg came back to defeat the Badgers 22-15 in Friday's football season opener in Lampasas.The Badgers struck first when sophomore quarterback Cohen Cockburn recorded a first-quarter rushing touchdown, and More...

Badgers, Billies battle tonight

The last time Lampasas beat Fredericksburg in varsity football, none of the current Badger players had been born. The Billies have beaten the Badgers in every meeting since 1993, including a 24-7 win in Fredericksburg last season. More...

Public Notices - Free Access

Public Notice

NOTICE OF PUBLIC SALE OF PROPERTY TO SATISFY LANDLORD’S LIEN. SALE: 10:00 A.M., SEPTEMBER 5, 2014 AT J&M MINI STORAGE, 1316 NIX ROAD, LAMPASAS, TEXAS. PROPERTY WILL BE SOLD TO THE HIGHEST BIDDER FOR CASH. More...

LISD opens term with fewer kids

Lampasas Independent School District Superintendent Dr. Randy Hoyer said he is pleased with the start of the new school year. He and Assistant Superintendent Nancy Yeary visited each campus and almost every elementary classroom in the district. More...

Court appoints constable

The Lampasas County Commissioners Court on Monday voted unanimously to appoint Forrest Spence to fill the Precinct 4 constable vacancy. More...

BRIEFLY

Peaches The Lampasas Kiwanis Club is offering peaches for sale to support the Lampasas Boys & Girls Club. More...

Deaths

Mrs. Brooks

Sherry Lee Brooks, 57, of Lampasas died Aug. 20, 2014, at Lampasas Nursing & Rehabilitation Center. A memorial service will be at a later date. The body was cremated. Mrs. Brooks was born Dec. More...

Mrs. Carroll

Visitation for Hazel Chambers Carroll, 91, a lifelong Coryell County resident, is Aug. 29, 2014, from 5-7 p.m. at Sneed Funeral Chapel in Lampasas. A funeral service is Aug. 30 at 10 a.m. at the funeral chapel. More...

Mrs. Henderson

Minnie Laura Henderson, 97, of Lampasas passed away Aug. 16, 2014, at home. Mrs. Henderson was born Oct. 11, 1916, in Coryell County, to Mitchell and Lula Dyson. She was a member of Countryside Baptist Church. More...

News

PEC launches Web site

Pedernales Electric Cooperative’s Community & Economic Development team has launched a new marketing Web site supporting economic development in the Hill Country region. More...

Lometa Reporter

Torres, Hornets open football season tonight

When Lometa graduate D.T. Torres leads the Hornets tonight in his first regular-season game as head coach, he will face another former Hornet on the gridiron. More...

Lometa Menu

Week of Sept. 1-5 Monday, Sept. 1 Labor Day holiday No school today Tuesday, Sept. 2 BREAKFAST: Sausage and egg croissant or cereal and graham cracker, fruit or juice and milk. More...

Varsity football roster

#/Name: Class Position #1 RJ Haggard 12 RB/QB #2 Bryan Snyder 9 G #3 Hayden Lusty 10 G #4 Willie Kemp 12 G #5 Connell Barnett 10 More...