October 17, 2017 RSS feed / Life

Food handling course comes to Central Texas

Statistics indicate that foodborne illness continues to be a health issue in the United States. Each year, one in six Americans will become sick, 128,000 will become hospitalized, and 3,000 will die due to a foodborne illness. More...

Museum to host Col. Wright for Veterans Day program

Lampasas County Museum will host Col. Robert A. Wright IV at 2 p.m. on Veterans Day. More...

Harman Fall Festival set this weekend

The Harman Community Fall Festival will be Saturday, starting at 6 p.m. More...

J&B issues shredded beef recall

J & B Sausage Company Inc., doing business as J Bar B Foods, is recalling approximately 12,816 pounds of fully cooked shredded beef products that may be contaminated with extraneous materials, specifically plastic, the U.S. More...

Checking out the military police

Two-year-old August Moy flips the light switch on a military police car during Saturday’s Annual Herb & Art Festival “Jammin’ with Art in the Park.” A variety of activitie More...

National School Bus Safety Week puts DPS on high alert

In conjunction with National School Bus Safety Week Oct. 16-20, the Texas Department of Public Safety is urging Texans to comply with laws prohibiting drivers from passing school buses.  More...

CORRECTION

The Oct. 10 front page photo cutline of the Police Explorer Dodgeball Tournament contained incorrect information about the organization.  The Police Explorer program is through Lampasas High School, not the Lampasas Police Department.   More...

Briggs Homecoming to be held Saturday

The Briggs Homecoming will be Saturday at the Briggs Community Center, beginning at 10:30 a.m.  Briggs school alumni are encouraged to visit and reminisce. More...

AgriLife gives tips about Halloween safety measures for children, parents

While Halloween is a fun time for children, it also can be a dangerous one, especially if they are on the streets or in poorly lit or unfamiliar neighborhoods.  More...