November 6, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Purple Heart recipient seeks Texas House seat

Combat veteran and Purple Heart recipient Larry Smith is seeking the seat for Texas House District 54. More...

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Deaths

Mrs. Blake

Kathleen Blake, 82, of Lampasas died Oct. 31, 2015 at Rollins Brook Community Hospital.  Graveside services will be Nov. 7 at 3 p.m. at Oak Hill Cemetery. More...

Mr. Longer

Carl Longer, 96, of Lometa died Oct. 30, 2015 at Rosewood Care Center in Harker Heights.  Rosary will be recited Nov. 6 at 7 p.m. Visitation begins at 6:30 p.m. at Sneed Funeral Chapel.  Funeral Mass will be Nov. 7 at 10 a.m. More...

Mrs. Morales

Nancy Katherine Morales, 83, of Kempner died Nov. 2, 2015.  Funeral service was Nov. 4, and burial followed at Central Texas State Veterans Cemetery in Killeen. Sneed Funeral Chapel had charge of arrangements.  Mrs. More...

Sports

Bulldogs top Badgers 41-28, clinch playoffs - Free Access

The football season finale on Friday featured some of the most intense and unpredictable moments in the Badgers' season. Playoffs were at stake for both teams, and both sides of Badger Field were packed with fans. More...

Looking for eight

Badgers must beat Burnet by eight points or more to maintain shot at playoffs

Generally, a win is a win. More...

Lampasas Football Hall of Fame

Selections include coaching legends, former NFL players

The Lampasas Badger Quarterback Club voted on Thursday to approve Albert Witcher, Johnny “Lam” Jones and the late coaches Sam Fowler and Curtis Bozarth as the first inductees to the Lampasas Football Hall of Fame.  Originally, offici More...

Amendments to constitution pass easily

Texas voters on Tuesday easily approved all seven proposed amendments to the state constitution. More...

School board approves budget amendment

The Lampasas Independent School District Board of Trustees met Monday to discuss budget amendments, approve the quarterly investment report, and hear a presentation by Lampasas Middle School Principal Dana Holcomb on his campus and students.  More...

Veterans Day programs on tap - Free Access

Several Veterans Day ceremonies will be held throughout the county on Wednesday. Two community-wide programs -- one in Lampasas and one in Kempner -- are set for precisely 11 a.m. More...

BRIEFLY

Flags  The public is invited to join Boy Scouts and veterans in placing American flags at servicemembers’ graves in Oak Hill Cemetery on Saturday at 8 a.m. More...

Life

Bend rancher receives award

Longtime Bend rancher S.A. More...

Tour of Homes

The home of Anne Lowe at 999 S. Howe will be part of the Christmas Tour of Homes on Dec. 6 from 1-5 p.m. Tickets are available for purchase at the Lampasas County Museum or from board members. More...

Winners of ‘School Lunch Week’ named

The National School Lunch Program provides meals for 30 million children each day.  School lunches are healthier than ever, officials say, with more fruits, vegetables and whole grains offered, and less fat and sodium in the meals.  More...

News

Singers invited to join Christmas cantata

The Lampasas Community Choir is preparing for a Christmas cantata on Dec. 13. More...

Austin Disaster Relief Network solicits funds for flood victims

The Austin Disaster Relief Network, a group of more than 150 churches across the Greater Austin area, has been deployed at the Flood Information Center with its crisis intervention teams and chaplain teams since Sunday, serving families of the recent More...

Lampasas Cattle Auction

The report from the Nov. 4 Lampasas Cattle Auction follows.  Cattle and calves: Estimated receipts 407, compared to 462 last week and 146 at this time last year.  Compared to last week, feeder steers and heifers were $5- $7 higher. More...

Public Notices - Free Access

Public Notices

Impounded: 2000 Ford F150, VIN: 1FTRX172YNB62557. Vehicle was towed from Mountain View Mobile Home Park, Lampasas. Vehicle is located at ASAP Towing, 132 PR 4363, Lampasas, Tx 76550. Telephone: 512-556-5105. VSF# 0650353VSF. WWW.TDLR. More...