September 23, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

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Deaths

Mr. Lindsey

Joe Edward Lindsey, 90, of Lampasas died Sept. 20, 2016 at home. Visitation for Mr. Lindsey was held Sept. 22 at Sneed Funeral Chapel. Funeral service will be Sept. 23 at 10 a.m. at Sneed Funeral Chapel. Burial will follow at Smith Cemetery. More...

Mr. Barnard

Bennie Gary Barnard, 67, of Lampasas, died Sept. 21, 2016 at home. Graveside service will be at 2 p.m. Sept. 24 at Oak Hill Cemetery in Lampasas. Sneed Funeral Chapel has charge of arrangements. Mr. More...

Sports

Badgers' rally falls short against Canyon Lake - Free Access

Lampasas lost the non-district finale in varsity football, 42-34 at Canyon Lake on Thursday. The Canyon Lake Hawks did not have many explosive plays, but they moved the ball consistently. More...

Cross country teams take first in Waco - Free Access

On Thursday, the Lady Badgers won their division of a cross country meet for the fourth time this season, while the Badgers earned their third team victory. More...

After loss to Akins, district volleyball resumes today

Lampasas dropped a threeset match to Austin Akins after a fairly close first set on Tuesday. Akins, a Conference 6A team, beat the Lady Badgers 25-19, 25-13, 25-14. Tuesday’s match was a break from the district schedule. More...

Public Notices - Free Access

Public Notices

CAUSE NO. 6810 IN RE THE ESTATE OF RUSSELL ULYSSES JONES DECEASED IN THE COUNTY COURT OF LAMPASAS COUNTY, More...

Letter urges LISD action on petition

Lampasas Independent School District officials are upset over what they have termed “aggressive actions” by petitioners seeking to expedite a transfer of land to the Copperas Cove Independent School District. More...

BRIEFLY

Court meeting The Lampasas County Commissioners Court will meet Monday at 9 a.m. in the first-floor courtroom at the county courthouse. City Council The Lampasas City Council will meet in regular session Monday at 7 p.m. More...

Lifestyles

Refurbishing the museum

The Lampasas County Museum is continuing its renovations. In the photo, Gary and Joan Milam help clean and restore the cardboard and wood model of the Park Hotel that used to be off Spring Street until it burned down in 1895. More...

FFA leadership

Lampasas FFA freshmen were part of the Greenhand delegation Sept. 17, as 400 students from across the Hill Country gathered at the annual Greenhand Leadership Training Camp at the Gillespie County Fairgrounds in Fredericksburg. More...

Honor Flight searches for vets

Honor Flight Austin is seeking female veterans who served during the Korea War through Vietnam War timeframe. Those who qualify can be flown, with all expenses paid, to Washington, D.C. More...

News

Farm Bureau passes policy resolutions

Lampasas County Farm Bureau held board member elections, made policy recommendations and heard from the Texas Farm Bureau executive director Saturday at the annual county convention. More...

TxDOT offers child seat help

The Texas Department of Transportation is encouraging all caregivers to make an appointment for a free child car seat inspection at one of the agency’s 25 district offices. More...

Fall Festival to offer variety of family activities

St. Mary Catholic Church will hold its annual Fall Festival Oct. 1-2 with family friendly activities planned for all ages. Set for Oct. 1 is the Fall Festival Dance from 8 p.m. to midnight at the Lampasas VFW building. More...

Agribusiness

Lampasas Cattle Auction report

The report from the Sept. 21 Lampasas Cattle Auction follows. Cattle and calves: Estimated receipts 401, compared to 450 last sale and 481 at this time last year. Compared to last sale, feeder steers and heifers were $7-$10 higher. More...