October 7, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Benny Boyd dealership remodels

Work continues on the remodeling and expansion of the Benny Boyd Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram dealership at 601 N. More...

Crosses serve as ‘Memorial To The Unborn’

Members of Good Shepherd Catholic Church in Lometa have placed pink and blue crosses in the yard at the church as a “Memorial To The Unborn.”  In recognition of October’s Respect Life Month, the church’s adult faith forma More...

Results listed from chili cookoff

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News

Lometa residents have water concerns

The Lometa City Council spent the bulk of its Monday meeting fielding concerns about a recent letter from the city’s water supplier Corix which informed customers of high levels of trihalomethanes. More...

Court revokes probation; sentences woman to prison for three years

Christina Renee Blanchette, 34, of Copperas Cove had her probation revoked last week, and she was sentenced to three years in the Texas Department of Criminal Justice for each of two charges of driving while intoxicated and felony repetition.  T More...

Recent arrests reported

The following arrests were reported to the Lampasas Dispatch Record by area law enforcement officials. The Dispatch Record prints the name and charge(s) of people arrested on at least one Class B misdemeanor – or more serious – charge. More...

Sports

Badgers beaten in district football opener

Gatesville defeated Lampasas 56-42 in the football district opener on Friday. In action from around the district, China Spring (6-0) handed the Burnet Bulldogs their first loss, 49-13. More...

Cross country teams fourth in home meet

In the final race before district, Lampasas finished fourth as a team in the varsity boys’ and varsity girls’ divisions on Thursday. More...

Badgers open district against rival Gatesville

Gatesville brings a threegame winning streak into tonight’s district opener with the Badgers. Lampasas is hungry for a win after a non-district schedule that included three losses by eight points or less. More...

Patriotic display

A giant American flag hangs from the ladder of a Lampasas Fire Department truck during National Night Out, held Tuesday in the H-E-B parking lot. Please see related photos, page 4.   More...

School board mulls petition

No decision yet on detachment, annexation issue

The Lampasas Independent School District Board of Trustees met Monday night for a quick regularly scheduled meeting, which was followed by a lengthy executive session discussion on the potential detachment and annexation of land in eastern Lampasas C More...

Tuesday is deadline to register for voting - Free Access

Tuesday is the deadline to register to vote in the Nov. 8 general election. One must be a registered voter to cast a ballot. More...

Drug Take Back effort set Oct. 22

On Oct. 22, from 10 a.m. More...

More women’s event set Oct. 24

Lampasas-area women are invited to attend the More women’s event Oct. 24 at 6:30 p.m. at the old middle school cafeteria. This will be a time to connect with God and with other women.  A light meal will be offered. More...

Church to host stew meal

Lometa United Methodist Church will hold its Awesome Autumn Stew meal Nov. 5 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at 100 S. Second St.  Stew, chili, cornbread, dessert and a drink will be served. More...

Life

Coffee with a cop

The Lampasas Police Department is celebrating National Coffee with a Cop Day on Oct. 7 by inviting residents to stop by morning restaurants and chat with an officer. Coffee and conversation will be at Donut Palace, 102 W. More...

Refurbishing the museum

Lampasas County Museum renovations are under way, after receiving grants and donations.  In the picture, museum board member Steve Cook, at right, and Tim Miller of Miller’s Service Co. More...

Stencil for cancer

Donny Krasniqi, owner of D&M Striping, is offering a free paint stencil of the cancer ribbon in a variety of colors to honor survivors or those who have succumbed to different types of cancer. More...

Public Notices - Free Access

Public Notices

PUBLIC NOTICE OF TEST OF AUTOMATIC TABULATING EQUIPMENT Notice is hereby given that the automatic tabulating equipment that will be used in the General Election held on November 8, 2016 will be tested on October&nbs More...