February 10, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Lometa residents voice concerns about water quality, rates

The Lometa City Council meeting Monday drew a packed house, as residents used the open forum time to voice concerns regarding what they said is a foul taste and smell from the city’s water supply. More...

Special Sections

Deaths

Mr. Mack

Roland E. Mack, 94, of Dallas died Feb. 7, 2017 in Lampasas County.  Graveside service was held Feb. 9 at Central Texas State Veterans Cemetery in Killeen, with military honors. More...

Mrs. Scroggins

Glenda Jane (Marley) Scroggins, 64, of Bend died Feb. 4, 2017 at her home.  Visitation was held Feb. 9 at Sneed Funeral Chapel in Lampasas.  Funeral service is Feb. 10 at 10 a.m. at Sneed Funeral Chapel. More...

Mr. Richardson

Leonard Bryan Richardson, 73, of Lampasas died Feb. 4, 2017 at the Temple VA Hospital.  Visitation is Feb. 10 from 3-5 p.m. at Sneed Funeral Chapel. Graveside service is Feb. 11 at 2 p.m. at Lometa City Cemetery.  Mr. More...

Sports

Badgers pen Panthers with big fourth quarter

The Badgers earned their second win this season over Liberty Hill, 52-39 on Tuesday, with perfect free-throw shooting and a solid fourth quarter. More...

State-ranked Liberty Hill completes district sweep

Liberty Hill defeated the Lampasas varsity girls’ basketball team 88-25 on Tuesday, securing the Lady Panthers’ third straight District 25-4A title. More...

TPWD approves rules on collecting shad

The Texas Parks and Wildlife Commission at its Jan. 26 public hearing approved changes to the regulations on the possession and sale of gizzard and threadfin shad collected from public waters. More...

Board of Trustees approves 2017-2018 school calendar

A lengthy executive session to discuss personnel and the potential detachment/annexation of school land meant the Lampasas Independent School District Board of Trustees adjourned after 8:30 p.m. Monday night. More...

Up close with nature

Saige Koger, 10, kisses a mounted bear during Hanna Springs Elementary’s “Camping Under the STAARs” family night on Tuesday. Behind Saige, her father Brian holds her 4-year-old sister Alexa.   More...

BRIEFLY

CASINO NIGHT   The annual Casino Night -- organized by Vision Lampasas, Lampasas Association for the Arts and the Lampasas County Chamber of Commerce -- is Saturday beginning at 5:30 p.m. at the county show barn, 283 North U.S. More...

Life

Hanna Springs ‘camps’ for STAAR

Hanna Springs Elementary School held a Camping Under the STAARS family event Tuesday evening. Booths were set up to encourage physical activity as well as to prepare students for the upcoming state standardized tests.  More...

New deputy in town

Former corrections officer Ethel Peete now pursuing her dream

Lampasas County Sheriff’s Office will have its first black female deputy, Sheriff Jess Ramos announced recently. More...

Town and Country Club hears guitarists; enjoys tour of Lampasas library

Members of the Town and Country Study Club met twice in January. The club’s Jan. More...

News

LMS teacher, coach Jerry Davis acquitted of trespass charge

A Lampasas jury on Wednesday acquitted Lampasas Middle School teacher and coach Jerry Davis of the criminal trespass charge filed against him Aug. 22, 2016. More...

Lometan flown to Scott & White after one-vehicle rollover

An eastbound 1993 Chevrolet TrailBlazer left the road for unknown reasons, vaulted over a large culvert and rolled over late Wednesday afternoon west of Lometa.  Trooper Chad Freeman of the Texas Department of Public Safety received a call at 4: More...

DISTRICT COURT

Lampasas County 27th District Court convened last week with Judge John Gauntt presiding over the day’s hearings. More...

Public Notices - Free Access

Public Notices

CLERK OF THE COURT CODY L. REED 27TH DISTRICT CLERK 409 S. PECAN ST., STE 204 LAMPASAS, TEXAS 76550 PETITIONER’S ATTORNEY  More...