April 18, 2014 RSS feed / Lifestyles

Casino Night set May 3

A Wild West Casino Night fund-raising event is May 3 at 7 p.m. at the Hancock Springs Hostess House on U.S. Highway 281 South, sponsored by the chamber of commerce, Lampasas Association for the Arts and Vision Lampasas. More...

Scholarship deadline nears

Applications are available online through Lampasas High School for the Maud & Jack Eddy Scholarship. They are due back to the high school by Tuesday. The scholarship provides a graduating senior a minimum of $1,000 for eight semesters. More...

Discovery Education recognizes LISD educators for innovative technology use

Discovery Education has named Lampasas Independent School District educators Janet Machen and Vonda Pergande STAR Discovery Educators for their commitment to harnessing digital learning to inspire students’ curiosity and prepare them for future More...

Travel club to have speaker

Dr. Sue Hamby will be the speaker for the Central Texas Travel Club’s meeting May 6 at 6:30 p.m. She will discuss her experiences as a globe trotter. The club is open to anyone interested in travel. There are no membership requirements or dues. More...

Bird-watching class offered

Curious about songbirds and other birds one might see in their yard or on a walk? Learn about them with Daniel Hodges at a Beginning Bird-watching class at the Lampasas County Higher Education Center May 31, June 7 and June 14 from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. More...

Pierians’ picnic to end year

The GFWC/TFWC Pierian Club met April 8 at Hanna Springs Sculpture Garden at Campbell Park. Nancy Gray, chairman of the Lampasas Association for the Arts, led a tour. The 23 members reconvened at M.D. Abel Co. for refreshments and a business meeting. More...

Guest artist

Janice Pringle is the Lampasas Art Gallery’s April guest artist of the month. Her paintings are on display at the gallery. Mrs. More...

That's LIFE

Use caution with eggs at Easter time

It’s spring -- the season to enjoy the great outdoors and celebrate special occasions such as Easter, Passover and graduation. While eggs are used year-round, they are especially important for many spring and summertime activities. More...

Sophomores honored

LHS 10th-grade students recognized as the top 10 percent of their class are Victoria Clayton, Sarah Harshbarger, Thomas Berry, Caleb O’Connor, Ethan Hupp, Dylan Thomas, Anthony Montes, Nola Bis More...

Juniors recognized

Lampasas High School juniors who were recognized as the top 10 percent of their class include Jesyka Bird, Nathan Berryhill, Yazmin Perez, Amanda Sokolowski, Cassidy Womack, Chad Williams, Lindsey Ku More...

Couple plan June wedding

Jenny Bukowski and Ty Brock, both of Houston, plan a June 27, 2014, wedding at the Crystal Ballroom at the Rice Hotel in Houston. Miss Bukowski is the daughter of Kathleen Renee and Kenneth James Bukowski of Houston. More...

Game Day planned at Hostess House

Game Day will be at the Hancock Springs Hostess House Monday from 1-5 p.m. At the event, the Desormais Management Co. of Lampasas, a credit card processing company, has pledged to match all playing fees and donations, up to $1,000. More...

Blood drive planned

An American Red Cross blood drive is scheduled May 5 from 12:30-6:30 p.m. at First Street Church of Christ fellowship hall. No appointment is necessary. More...

LHS artists lauded at scholastic event

Lampasas High School students under the direction of art teacher Sylvia Berry participated in the Region 12 Visual Arts Scholastic Event. Several students came home with awards. More...

CASA fundraiser, training set

CASA for the Highland Lakes Area is sponsoring Cheers for CASA, a fundraiser Thursday from 4-6 p.m. at Wedding Oak Winery, 316 E. Wallace St. in San Saba. The event offers wine, fun, giveaways and information on the CASA program. More...

Easter events set at church

School Creek Baptist Church will hold a Good Friday service tonight at 6 p.m. An Easter Sonrise service is Sunday at 6:30 a.m., followed by a special Easter service at 11 a.m. More...

Geology students benefit from Lampasans’ donation

Jim and Pat Anderson of Lampasas have donated funds for geology lab supplies for a Central Texas College physical geology (GEOL 1043) class offered this spring at the Lampasas County Higher Education Center. More...

Cemetery group to meet

Townsen Cemetery Association will hold its annual meeting April 27 at 2 p.m. at the Adamsville Community Center. All members and interested persons are encouraged to attend. More...

LISD Menu

For week of April 21-25 Monday, April 21 BREAKFAST: Eggstravaganza, toast, orange juice, applesauce and milk. LUNCH: Spaghetti, green beans, carrot sticks & ranch dressing, fresh pear, breadstick and milk. Tuesday, April 22 More...

Freshmen lauded

A group of Lampasas High School freshmen were recognized for being in the top 10 percent of their class at the academic awards program Monday. More...

Story time

Lampasas Museum Board member Bonnie Millican shares a story about manners during the annual Teddy Bear Tea Party Saturday at the museum. More...

Former cafe owner remembered by family, friends and community

Jean Withers passed away April 12, 2014. A More...


 

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