October 27, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

County to buy materials for chain-link fence near new jail site

In a brief meeting Monday, the Lampasas County Commissioners Court voted to purchase supplies for a chain-link fence to separate the new county jail property from adjacent property to the south.  The vote was 4-0, with Precinct 3 Commissioner Le More...

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EARLY VOTING CONTINUES Early voting is underway for the election about seven proposed state constitutional amendments. More...

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GRAND JURY

Lampasas County grand jury convened last week to consider whether probable cause exists to bring charges against individuals. More...

DISTRICT COURT

Lampasas County 27th District Court convened last week with Judge John Gauntt presiding over the hearings. 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 for at least one Class B misdemeanor – or more serious – offense. More...

Agribusiness

CATTLE AUCTION

The report from the Oct. 25 Lampasas Cattle Auction follows.  Cattle and calves: Estimated receipts 716, compared to 591 last sale and 415 at this time last year.  Compared to last sale, feeder steers and heifers were $3-$6 higher. More...

Public Notices - Free Access

PUBLIC NOTICES

27TH DISTRICT CLERK CODY L. REED DISTRICT CLERK 409 S. PECAN ST., STE 204 LAMPASAS, TEXAS 76550   More...

Potential development in Kempner

Council approves property tax abatement for proposed retail center/apartment complex

The Kempner City Council voted Tuesday to approve a tax abatement for a property owner who plans to develop a retail center and apartment complex in the heart of Kempner. More...

Lampasas City Council delays decision about awarding construction contract for water/wastewater shop

Amid questions about cost and architectural approval, the Lampasas City Council voted Monday to table the award of a construction contract for a water/wastewater department shop, office and laboratory facility. More...

Services set today for Ray Allen

A graveside service for longtime real estate appraiser Ray Allen of Lampasas will be held at 11 a.m. today, Oct. 27, at Pidcoke Cemetery with Jim Rutland officiating. Sneed Funeral Chapel has charge of arrangements.  Mr. More...

Life

LISD students act out ‘a world of pure imagination’

Lampasas High School theater students are embarking on a new journey into imagination as they perform “Willy  Wonka and the Chocolate Factory.” Show dates are Nov. 4, Nov. 5, Nov. 11 and Nov. 12.  More...

Squared Silly comes downtown

Vision Lampasas’ Squared Silly creeps into the Lampasas courthouse square area Saturday from 5-7:30 p.m. More...

Poinsettias available

Lampasas Lions Club is taking orders for holiday poinsettias.  Red, white and pink varieties are available this year.  Proceeds from the fundraiser will be used to provide vision exams and glasses for Lampasas County residents.  Poinse More...

Sports

Breaking News - 10/28/2017 8:10 PM

Gatesville players' suspension overturned - Free Access

UIL executive committee reverses disciplinary decision by District 13 committe

At a tense meeting Friday, the District 13-4A Div. I Executive Committee voted 3-1 to impose a 30-school-day suspension on six Gatesville football players for allegedly taking performance- enhancing drugs. More...

Badgers to host reigning district champs

Rogers aims for mistake-free football against No. 3 La Vega

Troy Rogers is hoping for the Badgers’ best execution of the year when they host the third-ranked, undefeated La Vega Pirates tonight.  The Pirates (2-0 in district, 7-0 overall) have not lost a regular-season game since October 2014, and More...

HARRIS RATINGS CONFERENCE 4A DIV. I

1. Carthage2. Argyle3. La Vega4. Kennedale5. Midlothian Heritage6. China Spring7. Van8. Lubbock Estacado9. Gatesville10. Boerne11. Wichita Falls Hirschi12. Liberty Hill More...