March 24, 2017 RSS feed / News

LCHEC awards McLean Scholarship

The Lampasas County Higher Education Center has announced Sarah Malone as the recipient of a $300 McLean Scholarship.  A junior at Lampasas High School, Sarah plans to become a nurse practitioner in the oncology field. More...

Colors of spring

Bluebonnets, redbuds and the white blossoms on a nearby tree offer a pleasant view for motorists on North Avenue. With the advent of warmer temperatures, trees and flowers have burst forth in bright hues, as winter has given way to springtime.   More...

GRAND JURY

The Lampasas County grand jury met March 15 in its most recent term.  Sheriff Jess Ramos, and Investigators David Thorp, John Seery and Matt Barnes presented evidence that resulted in the indictment of the following individuals:   Willie Ea More...

Roses in bloom

The city and surrounding countryside are awash in beautiful colors, with the arrival of spring. These pink roses, with redbud tree blossoms in the background, have brightened South Western between East Third and East Fourth streets.   More...

Brake fire extinguished

The Lampasas Fire Department helped extinguish a fire caused by the brakes on the front-left axle of a semi-truck Wednesday at the Stripes gas station on North Key Avenue. More...

Third-place steer at Houston

Landon Irvin, son of Andrew and Tracy Irvin, placed third at the Houston Livestock Show on Wednesday with his heavyweight Maine-Anjou market steer. Landon qualified for the sale, which will be Saturday.   More...