November 20, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

County filings

Kempner-area resident Bobby Carroll has filed for Precinct 1 county commissioner. Carroll will run in the March 1 Republican primary.  Lewis Bridges filed over the weekend in the GOP primary for Precinct 3 county commissioner.  More...

Dollar Tree store opens in Santa Fe Square

Dollar Tree opened for business Nov. 19, and the store’s grand opening will be Saturday at 8 a.m.  The retailer is in the Santa Fe Square shopping center between Western Street and Central Texas Expressway.  More...

Food fair

Registration for the Food Fair at the Lampasas County Youth Livestock Show will take place Tuesday from 4-6 p.m. at the Lampasas County Youth Livestock Association show barn. The stock show will be Jan. More...

Special Sections

Deaths

Mrs. Valadez

Eva Valadez, 89, of Lampasas died Nov. 16, 2015 at Rollins Brook Community Hospital.  Rosary will be recited Nov. 20 at 6 p.m. at Sneed Funeral Chapel.  Funeral Mass will be held Nov. 21 at 10 a.m. at St. Mary’s Catholic Church. More...

Mr. Montgomery

Raymond Gelson Montgomery, 92, died Nov. 14, 2015.  He was born July 1, 1923 to John Franklin and Mary Eva Montgomery.  Mr. More...

News

Burglary charge leads to jail term

Burnet resident Cody Van Yates, 30, was found guilty and sentenced to four years in the Texas Department of Criminal Justice for burglary of a habitation. More...

Drug charges among recent arrests

The following arrests were reported recently by area law enforcement officials.  Nov. 18  • Darrow Wayne Thompson, 61, of Weatherford for theft of property greater than or equal to $750 but less than $2,500. More...

Minor injuries reported after crash

A Texas Department of Public Safety trooper reported driver distraction was a factor in a rear-end collision Wednesday near the intersection of U.S. More...

Public Notices - Free Access

Public Notices

NOTICE TO CREDITORS Notice is hereby given that original Letters Testamentary for the Estate of ANTHONY RAMON MARTIN, Deceased, were issued on October 22, 2015, in Cause No. 6717, pending in the County Court of LAMPASAS County, Texas, to: ROBIN K. More...

Meetings slated Monday

The Lampasas County Commissioners Court will meet Monday at 9 a.m. in the firstfloor courtroom at the county courthouse. More...

Burn ban off for now

Those outside incorporated city limits have permission to conduct controlled burns this weekend, as the burn ban has been lifted until Sunday at 7 p.m.  Officials encourage those who conduct controlled burns to exercise caution and to notify the More...

Early deadlines

Because of the Thanksgiving holidays, the Dispatch Record has announced that early deadlines will be in effect.  Classified and display advertisements and news items should be turned in by Monday for the Nov. 27 edition.  More...

Code enforcement officer looks to clean up Lampasas

The city of Lampasas now has a full-time code enforcement officer to help take care of violations inside the city limits.  Sgt. Tony Barrio has taken over the duties, as he and Sgt. More...

Life

More than a century of ranching

Family-owned property receives state recognition

The Cowan Ranch in eastern Lampasas County recently received the Texas Department of Agriculture’s Family Land Heritage Award for having continued more than 100 consecutive years as a familyowned, working ranch.   More...

Tour of Homes

The home of Benton and Linda Floerke at 300 CR 1010 will be part of the Christmas Tour of Homes on Dec. 6 from 1-5 p.m. More...

LISD Menu

For week of Nov. 23-Nov. 27  Monday, Nov. 23  BREAKFAST: French toast sticks, maple syrup, strawberry Poptarts, Trix cereal/toast, Frosted Flakes/toast, orange juice, applesauce and milk.  More...

Sports

Friday night basketball results - Free Access

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Big fourth quarter leads Badgers over Hawks

Scoring 23 points in the fourth quarter, Lampasas defeated Canyon Lake 52-40 on Tuesday. The Badgers controlled the inside and built a large lead despite not making any threepointers. More...

Jarrell continues win streak against LHS

Jarrell’s all-state player Breanna Wright did not have the dominant scoring she has in the past. More...