March 17, 2017 RSS feed / News

Sheriff’s office, police department involved in vehicle pursuits

The Lampasas County Sheriff's Office assisted late Wednesday night with what was described as a low-speed pursuit that began in Mills County and ended a few miles north of Lometa.  Lampasas County Sheriff Jess Ramos said the pursuit began when a More...

ARRESTS

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...

Lometa officials approve bid for park bathroom repairs

The Lometa City Council met last week at Lometa City Hall, addressing a number of items relating to city improvements.  In old business, the board revisited an item regarding the repair of bathrooms at Lometa Regional Park. More...

DISTRICT COURT

Lampasas County 27th District Court convened last week with Judge John Gauntt presiding.  Defendant Obed Martinez of Stephenville pleaded guilty to driving while intoxicated with a child under 15 years of age, and he was sentenced to eight month More...

Sheriff offers jail tours before bond election

As the county prepares for a May 6 election to determine whether to issue $18.75 million in bonds for a new jail, Sheriff Jess Ramos is offering tours of the existing jail on East Fourth Street.  “Seeing is believing the need of a new coun More...