August 19, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

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Adamsville   Adamsville Community Center will host an ice cream supper Aug. 27 at 6:30 p.m. Those who attend are asked to bring a freezer of ice cream or a dessert.  There will be live music for entertainment.  Commissioners   More...

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Deaths

Commissioner Robert Vincent dies

Precinct 1 Commissioner Robert L. Vincent Jr. died Thursday morning.  Vincent took office as Precinct 1 Commissioner in 1989.  Service times had not been set by press time Thursday.   More...

Services set for Dayton Carpenter

Dayton L. Carpenter, 84, of Lampasas died Thursday. He was engaged in farming, ranching and the construction business in and around Lampasas for many years.  Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Sunday, Aug. More...

News

Lampasas police bump up patrols to coincide with start of school

The Lampasas Police Department is ready for the start of school and wants to make sure residents are prepared for all the things that go with the new school year.  Sgt. More...

TxDOT warns drivers to drive sober or face penalties

As celebrations are finalized to mark the last days of summer, the Texas Department of Transportation urges drivers to make a plan leading up to the Labor Day holiday — a plan for a safe and sober ride home. More...

District Court reschedules hearings

The Lampasas County 27th District Court convened last week with Judge John Gauntt presiding. A number of cases scheduled to be heard were reset for later this month. More...

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Public Notices

NOTICE OF INTENTION TO ISSUE CERTIFICATES OF OBLIGATION NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the City Council of the City of Lampasas, Texas (the “City”), at its meeting to commence at 7:00 P.M. More...

Rainy, cool weather arrives

Storms provide rare break from August heat

Several inches of rain, along with fall-like temperatures, have come at what is normally the hottest time of year in Central Texas. More...

Pediatrician joins Family Medicine Clinic

For the first time, Family Medicine Clinic has a pediatrician on its staff. Beginning Sept. 6, Dr. Ashley Chamberland will take patients up to age 18 at the Lampasas clinic off U.S. Highway 190 East. More...

Life

Refurbishing the museum

Renovations continue at the Lampasas County Museum.  In the photo, Duncan Cook, 9, helps place the old air-conditioning unit on a trailer to be discarded. More...

Badger Band revs its ‘Engine’

Football fans should look for a high-energy showcase during halftime, as the Lampasas High School Badger Band is kicking it into a higher gear with this year’s theme, “Engines.”  More...

News Maker

Pageant winner

Alexandria Lord recently was awarded the title of Travis County Junior Miss Heart of the USA. Alexandria is the daughter of Nicole Turner of Lampasas. More...

Sports

Experienced linebackers anchor Badger defense

Badger linebackers, as a unit, are the most experienced group on the defense, Defensive Coordinator Jesse Johnson said. More...

Dove hunting prospects bright

Dove populations are soaring, and the hunting season – which starts Sept. 1 – is the longest in 80 years.  More...

Tennis team wins big over Killeen

Lampasas jumped out to a big lead in doubles on Tuesday and went on to win the tennis season opener 13-6 over Killeen.  After a rain delay of about an hour, the Badgers started strong on their home court.  Lampasas won six of the seven doub More...