January 6, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

BRIEFLY

FOOD FAIR   Organizers are seeking participants for the Lampasas County Food Fair, pee wee division. Divisions are available for 4- and 5-year-olds, as well as for 6- through 8-year-olds.  Check-in is Thursday from noon to 1 p.m. More...

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Deaths

Mr. Warren

John A. Warren of Burnet died at the age of 86 on Dec. 29, 2016.  Services were held Jan. 4, 2017 at Sneed Funeral Chapel in Lampasas. Burial followed in Oak Hill Cemetery in Lampasas.  A donation in Mr. More...

News

COMMUNITY CALENDAR

We would like to help get your group’s event(s) listed in the Dispatch Record Calendar. The listing of community events and meetings is free.  Calendar items must be submitted in writing. More...

Church hosts men’s fellowship meetings

Lampasas Baptist Church is inviting all area men to join for a time of fellowship Jan. 6-7 to start the new year.  The church is located at 133 County Road 4126, just off U.S. More...

Bees to be discussed by nature club

San Saba Bird and Nature Club will host Johana Huff on Jan. 17 at 2 p.m. in the San Saba Civic Center, 1190 S. Thomas Drive. Ms. More...

Agribusiness

CATTLE AUCTION

The report from the Jan. 4 Lampasas Cattle Auction follows.  Cattle and calves: Estimated receipts 684, compared to 848 last sale and 611 at this time last year.  Compared to last sale, feeder steers and heifers were steady. More...

Public Notices - Free Access

PUBLIC NOTICES

Lampasas County surplus property auction will be January 17 through January 30, 2017. Go to www.govdeals.com and search by location to find a list of items or call the Auditor’s Office, 512-556-8271 x221.   More...

Fun center construction continues

Work is underway on a building along U.S. Highway 281 South that will house a bowling alley, arcade and restaurant/bar. Just to the north of the building will be an outdoor miniature golf course. More...

TxDOT announces upcoming work on U.S. highways near Lampasas

The Texas Department of Transportation's Brownwood District is planning work on several roadways in Lampasas County this year. More...

Life

Ag student-teachers begin at LHS

Two student-teachers began their work with Lampasas High School’s agriscience program this week. Taylor Heim, who is working on her master’s in ag education and has a bachelor’s degree in plant and soil science, is from Minnesota. More...

Classic cars line the street for procession

The death of John Warren, 86, brought a line of classic cars for the funeral procession beginning at Sneed Funeral Chapel in Lampasas. Warren was a member of the Lake Area Car Club. More...

Texas nursing homes could be at tipping point

Texas nursing homes are underfunded and facing a crisis, but that’s no surprise to Texans. More...

Sports

Ranked Badgers to host young Grizzlies

District game tonight is first-ever meeting between LHS, Leander Glenn

Tonight, Lampasas (14-2, 1-0 in district) plays at home for the first time in a month. Riding a 13-game winning streak, the Badgers host a struggling first-year varsity team, Leander Glenn. More...

Lady Badger offense strong in soccer debut

The Lady Badgers started the soccer regular season with a 6-2 blowout over Smithville at home Tuesday night. The two teams had last squared off in the 2015 bi-district playoffs, when Lampasas won a 4-0 shutout.  More...

District basketball resumes tonight

Diane Hurst shoots over and around a Canyon Lake defender on Monday. Hurst and the Lady Badgers (1-2 in district play) host Leander Glenn (0-2) at 6:30 p.m. tonight.   More...