April 14, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

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AMERICAN LEGION   The American Legion Post 277 will meet Saturday at 7 a.m. at the Country Kitchen restaurant, 307 N. Key Ave.  All veterans are welcome to attend.  FIELDS CLOSED TEMPORARILY   More...

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Deaths

Mrs. O’Neal

Betty McGuire O’Neal died in Lampasas on March 12, 2017 after a brief illness. A memorial service was held April 8 at Sneed Funeral Chapel.  Mrs. More...

News

DISTRICT COURT

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

Commissioners Court, Lampasas City Council select representative to water planning group

In a brief meeting Monday, the Lampasas County Commissioners Court passed a resolution to appoint a representative to the Region K Lower Colorado Regional Water Planning Group.  The court voted to appoint San Saba County landowner Ann McElroy, w More...

Police official says items stolen from unlocked vehicles

The Lampasas Police Department received seven reports of vehicle burglaries Monday. The vehicles were located on West Third, South Summer, Spring and South Western streets.  More...

Agribusiness

CATTLE AUCTION

The report from the April 12 Lampasas Cattle Auction follows.  Cattle and calves: Estimated receipts 341, compared to 385 last sale and 365 at this time last year.  More...

Public Notices - Free Access

PUBLIC NOTICES

IMPOUNDED: Motorcycle Vin# 2f63518118. Vehicle is located at ASAP Towing, 132 PR 4363, Lampasas, Tx. Telephone:512-556-5105. VSF# 0650353VSF. www. tdlr. texas. gov/ complaints Charges: $451.55.   More...

Trash bills to decrease after City Council approves new waste removal service - Free Access

The Lampasas City Council's decision to switch trash-collection providers will save utility customers a few dollars per month. More...

AgriLife cattle clinic gives rainfall, market outlooks plus advice on grazing

Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service offered its Cattleman’s Spring Clinic last week, with experts weighing in on topics such as the weather, market conditions and grazing recommendations. More...

Life

DRT chapter nominates officers, explores early Texas fort living

The Oran Milo Roberts Chapter of the Daughters of the Republic of Texas met April 3 at the Hostess House in Hancock Park with 24 members and two guests present.  President Carol Wright called the meeting to order, and Chaplain Joyce Bronaugh gav More...

Lampasas County artist featured at reception

Rumley resident Bobby Starr was the featured artist and musician at last week’s “First Friday Art After Dark” artist reception at Frames and Things in Copperas Cove.  Along with displaying selections of his artwork, Starr provi More...

Smart Driver course offered

An AARP Smart Driver course will be offered May 23 from 9 a.m. to 1:45 p.m. with a 30-minute lunch break at the Lampasas Senior Center, 901 S. More...

Sports

Badgers take district track title

Girls’ team finishes second after two-day meet in Liberty Hill

The Badgers clinched the district track championship for the first time in three years with a strong two-day performance in Liberty Hill this week. On Tuesday, athletes endured multiple rain delays, and the Badgers medaled in several events. More...

LHS girls win 19-4A by 50 strokes

Lady Badgers earn fourth straight district crown; boys also advance

Lampasas dominated the girls’ district golf tournament once again, shooting 322-349--671 to win the event this week. Round one was held at Llano River Golf Course, where two Lady Badgers shot career lows. More...

Softball Top 25

TGCA 4A poll, with records as of Monday   More...