September 16, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Drainage work planned for streets in Kempner

Repairs will begin soon on several Kempner streets. On Tuesday, the Kempner City Council unanimously approved work to improve drainage from Falcon Street to Eagle Lane, on Bill Brown Street from Orchard Street to U.S. More...

BRIEFLY

Pancakes   Lometa Lions Club’s annual Oran Potts Memorial Pancake Supper will be today from 5-7 p.m. at the Lometa School cafeteria.  Adult meals are $5; for those under age 10 the cost is $3. Tickets are available at the door. More...

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Deaths

Ms. Cisneros

Antonia “Tony” Cisneros, 68, of Lampasas died Sept. 13, 2016 at Scott & White Memorial Hospital in Temple.  Rosary will be recited Sept. 16 at 7 p.m. at Sneed Funeral Chapel.  Funeral Mass will be Sept. 17 at 10 a.m. at St. More...

Mrs. Fortenberry

Fannie Fae Fortenberry, 76, of Goldthwaite, died Sept. 5, 2016.  Services were held Sept. 10 at First Assembly of God in Goldthwaite with Sam Walls officiating. Burial followed at Goldthwaite Memorial Cemetery.  Mrs. More...

Mr. Jackson

Emmitt Jackson, 92, of Lampasas died Sept. 13, 2016 at Metroplex Hospital in Killeen.  Visitation will be Sept. 16 from 2-5 p.m. at Sneed Funeral Chapel.  Graveside services will be Sept. 17 at 10 a.m. at Pleasant Hill Cemetery.  Mr. More...

Sports

Lady Badgers win Gatesville cross country meet - Free Access

Lampasas placed first as a team in the varsity girls’ division of the Gatesville cross country meet on Thursday. Mackenzie Best posted the Lady Badgers’ fastest time. In the varsity boys’ division, Lampasas placed second, led by Nathan Herrin.  More...

Badgers take close district tennis victory - Free Access

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Badgers drop Homecoming to Leopards - Free Access

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Homecoming court

Lampasas High School’s Homecoming Queen will be announced at halftime of tonight’s varsity football game against Lorena. More...

Court discusses security cameras

The Lampasas County Commissioners Court on Monday continued discussions about security cameras and custodial services for county buildings. More...

Lometa approves budget, tax rate

Meeting in regular session Monday evening, the Lometa City Council presented a balanced budget and unchanged tax rate for the municipality’s 2016-2017 fiscal year. More...

Life

LHS newspaper launches website

Lampasas High School’s journalism students are set to release LHSBadgerTracks.com to the student population on Monday.  The website is part of a School Newspapers Online program.  Editor-in-Chief Hunter Sanguinet said the website is n More...

Dinner Tonight event aims for healthy meals

A multi-county Dinner Tonight Healthy Cooking School will be presented by Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service on Sept. 29 at the Lampasas Farm Bureau conference room from 6-8 p.m. More...

Quilt club slates Wednesday meeting

The Highland Lakes Quilt Guild will meet at 9:30 a.m. Wednesday in the Fellowship Hall at First United Methodist Church, 1101 Bluebonnet Dr. More...

News

LISD trustees hold lengthy executive session with lawyer

The Lampasas Independent School Board of Trustees met in an executive session Monday night with attorney David Hansen regarding the petition for detachment and annexation of just over 300 acres on the far east end of Lampasas County that was filed in More...

Church to observe 100th anniversary

On Sunday, Chapel Hill United Methodist Church will observe its 100th anniversary.  A service of remembrance and celebration will begin at 2 p.m. on the church grounds, 10805 U.S. More...

St. Mary’s to hold turkey dinner

St. Mary’s Catholic Church will host its annual turkey dinner on Sunday. Dine-in and take-out options are available.  The menu includes turkey, dressing, mashed potatoes, green beans, cranberries, rolls, dessert and a drink. More...

Public Notices - Free Access

Public Notices

Public Notice Indigent Health Care Program Availability In accordance to Chapter 61 Indigent Health Care and Treatment act, effective September 1, 2016, Lampasas County will offer Indigent Health Care Program t More...