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Lometa ordinance to restrict RVs in city

In a called meeting before a full chamber Thursday evening, the Lometa City Council approved an ordinance placing restrictions on the use of recreational vehicles within city limits.  “We want to address unsafe habitats,” Councilman More...

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Deaths

Mrs. Head

Syble Miller Head of Goldthwaite died Aug. 3, 2016 at the age of 91.  Visitation was held Aug. 5 at Stacy-Wilkins Funeral Home in Goldthwaite.  Services were Aug. More...

News

Man charged with assault on officer

The Lampasas County Sheriff’s Office received a report Saturday at approximately 9:05 a.m. More...

Sports

Coaches see improvement in scrimmage

The Badgers’ offense and defense were about evenly matched in their intra-squad football scrimmage on Saturday. The starting offense moved the ball well but was unable to score on a couple of drives. More...

Lady Badgers to host volleyball opener today

Lady Badger volleyball starts its first year under coach Denise Ponder with the regular-season opener today at home.  The Lampasas varsity hosts Gatesville at 6:30 p.m., following the freshman and JV games at 5 p.m.  Lampasas hosted scrimma More...

Lightning claim Texas Football League championship

The Lampasas Lightning came from behind to win the Texas Football League championship 21-20 against the Austin Bison on Saturday. Saturday’s victory at home gave the Lightning a 9-2 overall record in their inaugural season. More...

Public Notices - Free Access

Public Notices

NOTICE TO CREDITORS  Notice is hereby given that original Letters Testamentary for the Estate of LISA GAYLE RICHARD, Deceased, were issued on July 7, 2016, in Cause No. More...

NOTICE TO CREDITORS

Notice is hereby given that original Letters Testamentary for the Estate of MILBURN ALLEN TAYLOR, Deceased, were issued on August 1, 2016, in Cause No. 6808, pending in the County Court of Lampasas County, Texas, to: MATTHEW S. TAYLOR.   More...

NOTICE TO CREDITORS

Notice is hereby given that original Letters Testamentary for the Estate of SHANE ALLEN POTTER, Deceased, were issued on July 7, 2016, in Cause No. 6795, pending in the County Court at Law, Lampasas County, Texas to: MELISSA MILLER-POTTER. More...

Remodeled Taco Bell to open Wednesday

After a month of remodeling, the Taco Bell at the intersection of South Key Avenue and U.S. More...

Assault suspect lights self on fire

A man suspected in an alleged assault was flown to Scott & White Memorial Hospital in Temple on Saturday after he poured gasoline on himself and lighted himself on fire.  At about 8:35 p.m., according to a Lampasas County Sheriff’s Off More...

BRIEFLY

Cancellation   The jury trial that had been scheduled for county court on Wednesday has been canceled, according to County Clerk Connie Hartmann.  Ticket sales   More...

Life

County officials list physical addresses

Lampasas County officials are advising the public of address changes to send correspondence to county offices.  The public is asked to send mail to the physical addresses -- with suite numbers -- listed below.  Offices in courthouse  More...

Kiwanis Club offers scholarship opportunity

Kiwanis Club of Lampasas County is offering a $2,000 scholarship opportunity to two continuing students at an institution of higher learning, including universities, colleges, academies, seminaries, institutes of technology, vocational schools, trade More...

Lampasas -- 77 years ago

Karen Cambon, granddaughter of the late Attis and Verna Jones, recently came across this photograph when she was going through her grandmother’s papers and photographs. The photo, taken by Mr. More...

Opinion

Not all Muslim soldiers are equal

Bronze Star and Purple Heart recipient Captain Humayun Khan died heroically. More...

The Khan con

At its quadrennial national convention, the Democratic Party aimed a sucker punch at the ample jaw of Donald Trump, and, lo, the sucker took it with full force. I speak of the Khan affair, which, at this point, hardly needs rehearsing. More...

The current political picture

The good news is that both political conventions are now behind us. The bad news is that the election is ahead of us. More...