April 15, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

LISD trustees approve fieldhouse artificial turf

The Lampasas Independent School District Board of Trustees unanimously approved spending approximately $34,000 to recess the cement floor in the athletic fieldhouse at the high school and to install artificial turf there.  More...

Historical play

The Bend community will host the fourth and last presentation of the Lampasas County Historical Commission’s “The Ghosts Return: Ladies of Lampasas County” on Saturday.  The 6:30 p.m. More...

Special Sections

Deaths

Mrs. Lawrence

Jewel Herrington Lawrence, 106, of Lampasas died April 12, 2016 at Oaks Nursing Center in Burnet.  Visitation will be April 16 from 1-2:00 p.m. at First Baptist Church in Lampasas. Funeral service will begin at 2 p.m. More...

Mrs. McInis

Connie McInis, 60, of Gatesville, died April 10, 2016.  Graveside services will be held at 3 p.m. April 15 at Central Texas State Veterans Cemetery in Killeen. More...

Mr. Percell

Bevan Percell, 82, of Lampasas died April 8, 2016 at Spring Oaks Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.  Mr. Percell’s body was cremated. His remains will be placed at the veterans’ cemetery near Mission, Texas at a later date. More...

Sports

Girls’ golf team repeats as regional champions at Oso Beach

With their lowest 36-hole score of the season, the Lady Badgers won the regional golf tournament held Monday and Tuesday.  Lampasas advances to the state tournament as the Region IV-4A champion for the second year in a row.  More...

Lewisville assistant hired as Badgers’ defensive coordinator

Lampasas High School’s new defensive coordinator was introduced to the team on Monday during football off-season.  Jesse Johnson, currently a football and track coach at Lewisville High School, recently was hired as defensive coordinator b More...

Tennis scholarship

Phillip King, a 1963 Lampasas High School graduate, presented the third annual tennis scholarship in his name to J.D. Bynum, left, and Sommer Cofield. More...

Discussion underway about rodeo arena at FM 580 West park

Several groups are studying the feasibility of building a covered arena at the FM 580 West Sports Complex.  Lampasas City Council member Chris Harrison, who has participated in efforts to plan the proposed facility, offered a brief report during More...

Repeat regional title

Lampasas varsity golfers, from left, Niki Terry, Destiny Carr, Abbie Carson, Allison Hendrick and Sarah Lingle celebrate the regional championship they won Tuesday in Corpus Christi. More...

Veterans

American Legion Post 277 will meet Saturday at 7 a.m. at the Country Kitchen. All veterans are welcome to attend.   More...

Lometa

Lometa’s City-Wide Cleanup is underway at the city yard at 411 E. San Saba St.  The city has dumpsters at the yard so Lometa residents can dispose of trash or debris.  Cleanup times today are 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., plus 1:30- 5 p.m. More...

Life

UIL regional qualifiers

Lampasas High School students continue their pursuit of academic excellence, with many advancing to region UIL competitions. More...

Senior awards scheduled

Lampasas High School would like to invite the public to attend the LHS Senior Awards Program for the Class of 2016.  The school will be honoring all state, national, collegiate and local scholarship recipients.  The event will take place i More...

Blood drive set for May 2

The next regularly scheduled Red Cross Community Blood Drive will be May 2 at First Street Church of Christ Fellowship Hall from 12:30-6:30 p.m.  To donate blood in a faster fashion, schedule an appointment: go online and sign up for the Rapid P More...

News

Lampasas Cattle Auction report

The report from the April 13 Lampasas Cattle Auction follows.  Cattle and calves: Estimated receipts 365, compared to 338 last sale and 339 at this time last year.  Compared to last sale, feeder steers and heifers were $5-$10 lower on light More...

Stop sign damaged in crash

A California man sustained minor injuries, according to a Texas Department of Public Safety officer, when a car crashed into a stop sign Wednesday at the intersection of U.S. Highway 281 North and U.S. Highway 183 North.  DPS Cpl. More...

Arrests include charges for drugs, assault causing bodily injury

The following arrests were reported by area law enforcement officials. April 13 • Coleton Danclin Nichols, 24, of Lampasas for possession of a controlled substancemethamphetamine. He remained in Lampasas County Jail as of press time Thursday. More...

Public Notices - Free Access

Public Notices

ORDINANCE NO. 1483 AN ORDINANCE AMENDING CHAPTER 62, SOLID WASTE, ARTICLE III - BILLING, RATES AND FEES, SECTION 62- 78. More...