May 27, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Woman drowns in Kempner

A 51-year-old woman drowned Tuesday afternoon at a private address in Kempner, according to a press release from the Lampasas County Sheriff’s Office.  Kempner Volunteer Fire Department Assistant Chief Justin Martin said he was not present More...

Fieldhouse project

Workers started installing a metal roof this week on the addition to the Lampasas High School athletic fieldhouse. More...

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Deaths

Mr. Nunn

Earl Ray Nunn Sr., 75, of Lampasas died May 25, 2016 at Scott & White Memorial Hospital in Temple.  His body will be cremated. Sneed Funeral Chapel has charge of arrangements.  Mr. Nunn was born Dec. More...

Mr. Teer

Thomas Teer, 74, of Lampasas died May 24, 2016 at home.  Graveside services are scheduled for May 28 at 11 a.m. at Macedonia Cemetery in Granger, Texas. Sneed Funeral Chapel in Lampasas has charge of arrangements.  Mr. Teer was born Jan. More...

News

Celebrating all things ‘Ag’

Hundreds of elementary school students from around Lampasas County learned about agriculture Tuesday at Hanna Springs Elementary School with wide-ranging activities including touring the inside of a farm trailer, learning how hard it is to herd sheep More...

Court discusses private roads

The Lampasas County Commissioners Court on Monday approved one request for a private road name but denied another.  The court voted unanimously to assign the name “Private Road 3058” to a quarter-milelong drive off U.S. More...

Plans continue for renovation of old City Hall

Architect Jennifer Walker reported to the Lampasas City Council on Monday about the condition of the old City Hall, which may be remodeled to house City Council Chambers.  Mrs. More...

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Public Notices

BID NOTICE At 2:00 p.m. on June 14, 2016, sealed bids will be opened in the Staff Conference Room, 312 East Third, Lampasas, Texas for 18” Transmission Line Improvements ( EE Ohnmeiss BLVD). More...

Lampasas seniors ready for graduation

Because of wet conditions and more rain in the forecast, tonight’s Lampasas High School graduation ceremony will be held in the high school gym.  LHS allocated seven tickets to each senior. More...

Cosper, Buckingham win runoffs

Texas House race decided by 43 votes; recount requested

Former Killeen mayor Scott Cosper appears to have beaten Killeen optometrist Dr. More...

Life

Second place at state

One-Act Play scores high in last show

The Lampasas High School One- Act Play has run its course, with the performance earning second place at state 4A competition in Austin on Tuesday.  Theater Department Director Chris Rector said the students’ last performance was fantastic. More...

Nature park gives tour for those less mobile

Cooper Spring Nature Park Foundation representatives held two tours of the park May 14 for those with impaired mobility, as a trial run for offering the option to the public.  The event was called Wander through the Wildflowers.  More...

LHS artists earn gold in recent state competition

Lampasas High School artists competed at various art competitions throughout the school year, art teacher Sylvia Berry said. The results of the contests are as follows:  Regional level single-gold medalists:  More...

Sports

Hancock Park prepares for memorial tournament

This year’s A.C. More...

Badger Baseball Banquet

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Baseball coaching change ahead

Although a new head baseball coach had not been announced at press time, the Badgers’ outgoing head coach Manny Perez confirmed that he will leave Lampasas to coach in Pearland next school year.  When Perez became the Badgers’ head c More...