February 17, 2017 RSS feed / Life

Camp soothes veterans through equestrian training

A ranch in the Kempner area has set up a veterans program aimed at rehabilitating former soldiers through horsemanship.  Scott Robison, owner of Robison Ranch where the program takes place, said he wanted to help other veterans.  More...

Students across district join Fantastic Teeth Club

First-graders at four local elementary schools have been given free prevent tooth decay kits through the Fantastic Teeth Fan Club by members of Mt. Horeb Masonic Lodge and Saratoga Lodge, led by Alan Branson. More...

LHS student shows Reserve Supreme gilt in San Angelo

Taylor Loeffler, kneeling behind her Chester white breed gilt, showed the Reserve Supreme gilt and champion breeding gilt at the San Angelo Livestock Show and Rodeo. Behind her is Breighton Loeffler, her brother. More...

Taco salad Luncheon to be held

A Taco Salad Luncheon fundraiser Tuesday from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. More...

Garden club hosts program on soil care

The Browning Community Garden Club of Kempner will hold its monthly meeting on Tuesday at 10 a.m. More...

Rascoe gives 36 Club update on schools

The GFWC/TFWC 36 Club met in the Foundation Room of the Lampasas Public Library on Feb. 9 with several members absent.  President Danielle Tucker Shepard called the meeting to order and conducted the business of the club. More...

Retired teachers learn of art program at high school, name officers

The Lampasas County Retired Teachers Association met Feb. 7 in the board room of the Lampasas ISD Administration Building with President Dr. More...

Student earns third in district

Brynn Wittenburg, 17, received third place in the district Voice of Democracy oral essay contest. VFW Post 8539 Commander Danny Aguirre gave her a plaque and the District 14 Women’s Auxiliary awarded the high school junior a check for $200. More...

CASA gift card drive set to last through March 5

The Hill Country Community Theatre and On the Rocks restaurant are teaming up to benefit Court Appointed Special Advocates for the Highland Lakes area.  To help CASA, bring a gift card from an area store to the Hill Country Community Theatre, an More...

BIRTH

DAUGHTER BORN   Lacy Linn Johnson of Gatesville is the parent of a daughter, Emberlinn Elisabeth Johnson, born Feb. 7, 2017 at 6:04 p.m. in Georgetown.   At birth, Emberlinn weighed 7 pounds 1 ounce and was 19.75 inches in length.  More...

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...

Professor to speak on Texas woodpeckers

San Saba Bird and Nature Club will welcome retired professor Dr. Terry Maxwell on Tuesday to address the club. Maxwell will discuss the different woodpecker species found in Texas. More...