January 22, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Democratic women to meet

The Lampasas County Democratic Party will meet at the courthouse annex at Fourth and Pecan streets Monday at 5 p.m.  More...

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Deaths

Mr. Alexander

Charles R. Alexander was born Aug. 2, 1975 in Fort Stockton, Texas. He died Jan. 16, 2016 in Amarillo after a short battle with cancer.  More...

Mrs. Bennett

Genevieve Theresa Stover was born on March 1, 1924, in Waterbury, Conn.  She earned a high school diploma in 1942, and graduated from nursing school in New Jersey in 1946 and became a registered nurse.  More...

Mrs. Grubbs

Elizabeth Ann Grubbs, 59, of Lampasas died Jan. 12, 2016 at Scott & White Memorial Hospital in Temple.  She was born Aug. 21, 1956 in Milwaukee, Wis., the daughter of Carrol R. More...

Sports

Girls' powerlifters win at home - Free Access

Boys finish second after losing tie-breaker for first

The Lady Badger powerlifting team won first place outright at the Lampasas meet on Thursday. More...

No. 15 Panthers spread scoring, beat Badgers

Jason Murphy and Daniel Hurst combined for 35 points in the Badgers’ 67-44 loss to stateranked Liberty Hill. More...

Kangaroos shut out Badgers in soccer

The Conference 6A Killeen Kangaroos won 5-0 in varsity boys’ soccer over Lampasas. The Tuesday night road loss dropped the Badgers to 0-4 for the season. More...

Board picks firm to help with search for new superintendent

Lampasas Independent School District Board of Trustees held a called meeting Monday to outline its search for the district’s next superintendent.  After a lengthy executive session to discuss personnel, the Terrell-based firm of Horn, Smit More...

BRIEFLY

Kempner VFD  The Kempner Volunteer Fire Department will have a dedication ceremony for its new fire truck Sunday at 2 p.m. at the main station at 315 Pecan St. More...

Candidate focuses on education, health care

Democrat candidate Lan Carter has two priorities for her Texas House of Representatives District 54 campaign: education and health care.  She said she sees education from the vantage point of inside the classroom. Mrs. More...

Life

Couple wed in ceremony at Brazos Hall in Austin

Sarah Leigh Floerke and Stephen Michael Gouak were united in marriage at a July 4, 2015 evening ceremony at Brazos Hall in downtown Austin.  More...

Authors Fest set Saturday

Local and area authors will gather Saturday at the Lampasas Public Library for Authors Fest. The Dispatch Record has selected three of those authors to interview.  More...

Nutrition director to retire

The Lampasas ISD Child Nutrition Department has served countless meals during Deborah Pilgrim’s 27-year tenure. The department director announced her retirement effective June 30 of this year.  Looking back over her career, Mrs. More...

News

School petition

Effort seeks to shift territory from LISD to Copperas Cove ISD

The Lampasas Independent School District recently received a petition for detachment and annexation of 348.55 acres of land bordering Copperas Cove Independent School District by Bellpas. More...

Defendant sentenced for drug charges

The Lampasas County 27th District Court, with Judge John Gauntt presiding, sentenced Seferino Julius Aleman to three years in the Texas Department of Criminal Justice Institutional Division. More...

Voter registration deadline approaches

Feb, 1 is the deadline to register for the March 1 primary.  Voter registration applications are available at the Lampasas County Office Building at 407 S. Pecan St. in downtown Lampasas.  More...

Public Notices - Free Access

Public Notices

c/o: James R. Thompson Attorney at Law 901 Tammy Dr. Copperas Cove, TX 76522  DATED the 12th day of January, 2016.   More...