July 21, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Keeping the Cowboys healthy

Former Lampasan Britt Brown, the Dallas Cowboys’ associate athletic trainer/director of rehabilitation, holds resistance bands to help a player with his training. More...

BRIEFLY

BURN BAN IN EFFECT   A countywide burn ban is in effect. As a result, outdoor burns are prohibited outside incorporated city limits. A violation of the burn ban is a Class C misdemeanor, punishable by a fine not to exceed $500.  More...

Special Sections

Deaths

Mr. Butts

Larry Doyle Butts, 73, of Lampasas died suddenly July 17, 2017 at his home.  Funeral services will be conducted July 21 at 10 a.m. at First Baptist Church with Dr. Rick Willis officiating. More...

News

Two banks branches scheduled to close this fall

One bank branch in Lampasas and one in Kempner will close this fall, officials have announced.  National United plans to close its Kempner bank branch Sept. 29, and Extraco Banks will close its Lampasas Financial Center -- located at 302 N. More...

Beef Cattle Short Course will address animal health

Animal health issues affecting the Texas beef industry will be the focus of several sessions at the Texas A&M Beef Cattle Short Course Aug. 7-9 at Texas A&M University in College Station.  More...

DISTRICT COURT

Lampasas County 27th District Court convened last week with Judge John Gauntt presiding.  Defendant Tommy Ray Hultz, 46, of Lampasas was found guilty of unlawful possession of a firearm by a felon and sentenced to four years in the Texas Departm More...

Agribusiness

CATTLE AUCTION

The report from the July 19 Lampasas Cattle Auction follows.  Cattle and calves: Estimated receipts 564, compared to 713 last sale and 494 at this time last year.  Compared to last sale, feeder steers and heifers were $4-$7 higher. More...

Public Notices - Free Access

Public Notices

Western Towers is proposing to construct a new 350-foot self-support tower located at 2120 County Road 4034 in Lampasas, Lampasas County, Texas at Lat N31° 3’ 8.82”; Long W-98° 9’ 17.8”.   More...

Early probation release denied

Man continues sentence for 2002 hit-and-run boating fatality

A district judge denied a request for early probation release of 43-year-old Travis Aaron Marburger, who is serving a probated sentence for a fatal boating incident that happened in 2002.  Marburger pleaded guilty in 2012 for failure to render a More...

Sales tax revenues rise this month

July brought solid sales tax gains to the Central Texas region. All entities in the area – with the exception of Kempner – saw economic growth this period. More...

The right idea

While temperatures soared over the weekend, this group of deer found the ideal spot to enjoy a Sunday afternoon. At a west Lampasas residence, they bedded down in a front yard in shade provided by pecan trees. More...

Life

Monument for Vietnam vets set to pass through town

A Vietnam Veterans Memorial created by a Central Texas veteran is scheduled to pass through Lampasas today on its way to Killeen.  The monument, seven feet high at its peak, was designed by Troy Kelley of Salado. More...

Chamber announces September wine tasting and tour

The Lampasas County Chamber of Commerce & Visitor Center will host a Wine Tour Sept. More...

Howdy social planned to welcome new Aggies

The Central Texas Aggie Moms Club will hold its annual Howdy Social on July 30 at 6 p.m. at the Crawford Party Pavilion, 175 Private Road 3020 off U.S. More...

Sports

Cowboys’ training camp kicks off Monday

Lampasas grad tasked with keeping players healthy

After a strong 2016 season and several productive months since, the Dallas Cowboys have high expectations for the upcoming football season. More...

Women complete triathlon

Three local women, who were part of a larger training group, competed in the Marble Falls Triathlon intermediate distance on Sunday.  Colleen Eckermann placed second in the 30-34 age division with a total time of 3:13:39.6. More...

Former Hornet receives scholarship

Adrian Rivera, a 2017 Lometa graduate, received a $1,200 scholarship from the Texas Six Man Coaches Association. Rivera is shown after the TSMCA all-star basketball game last weekend, where he scored 14 points for the East team. More...


 

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