November 3, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

County attorney’s office legal assistant seeks district clerk post

Trina Hudson, longtime legal assistant in the county attorney's office, has announced she will run for the district clerk position in 2018.  In the Republican Party primary, Ms. More...

City Council seeks agreement for management of new riding arena

The city is working to finalize an agreement with the Lampasas Riding Club for management of the new arena at the FM 580 West Sports Park. More...

BRIEFLY

EARLY VOTING CONTINUES Early voting in the state constitutional amendment election will conclude today at 5 p.m. Polls are open at the elections administrator office in the county annex building at 407 S. Pecan St. More...

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Deaths

Mrs. Cude

Billie D. Cude, 85, of Lampasas died Oct. 28, 2017 at Spring Oaks Nursing and Rehab.  Visitation will be Nov. 4 at 1 p.m. at Sneed Funeral Chapel. Funeral service will be at 2 p.m. Burial will follow at Maxdale Cemetery.  Mrs. More...

News

Applications being accepted for conservation funding

Natural Resources Conservation Service District Conservationist Rick Cantu has announced applications for funding opportunities with the Environmental Quality Incentives Program are being accepted at the NRCS office, 502 S. Key Ave., Suite B.  More...

Finding the good stuff at Trunk or Treat

Lometa first-grader Jonah Brassfield plays the punch game during a Trunk or Treat event Tuesday at Lometa Regional Park.   More...

Business restores monument in Kempner park

Kempner Monuments employee Levi Burney works on letter restoration at a veterans’ monument in Sylvia Tucker Memorial Park. Work, which included adding new dye to the letters engraved on the wall, finished last week. More...

Breaking News - 11/6/2017 4:15 PM

Possible homicide under investigation - Free Access

Lampasas County Sheriff’s Office and Texas Rangers have begun a joint investigation into a possible homicide after a Lampasas County man was found dead in the front yard of a rural residence Friday afternoon.  More...

Memorial balloon release at Halloween event

During a Trunk or Treat event Tuesday at Lometa Regional Park, community members participate in a balloon release to honor Rubi Davila, a 7-year-old San Saba girl who was killed in a trick-or-treating accident last year. More...

Buckley to run for Texas House

Dr. Brad Buckley, a Killeen veterinarian and Salado rancher, has announced he is running for the District 54 seat in the Texas House of Representatives. The Republican will challenge incumbent State Rep. Scott Cosper, R-Killeen. More...

Brush chipping program underway

The city of Lampasas’ brush chipping program is underway with work in the northwest section of town this week. More...

Life

Eddie Garner celebrates 30 years at Farmers Insurance

Farmers Insurance agent Eddie Garner has spent 30 years with the agency, celebrating that milestone today.  Thirty years marks a significant achievement and investment of his life, as Garner started with his first policy – for himself &nda More...

Costume contest winners announced

Vision Lampasas has released results from its Squared Silly Costume Contest conducted last Saturday. The categories included pets, families and children.  Results follow. More...

Tour of Homes to take place in December

The home of Paul and Tess Allan will be on the Lampasas County Museum’s Tour of Homes this year. The 38 Samac residence is one of the newer houses in Lampasas. More...

Sports

Breaking News - 11/3/2017 11:14 PM

Badgers rush past Burnet 51-35 - Free Access

The Badgers earned their first district football win of the season, 51-35 over Burnet on Friday.Sean Williams pounded away for 274 yards and two rushing touchdowns.Seth Cockrell ran for the Badgers' first two touchdowns. More...

A level playing field

Burnet, Lampasas more evenly matched after recent district losses

Badgers’ head coach Troy Rogers believes every game is winnable. To the average fan, though, the team’s odds of winning this Friday look much better than they have in a while. More...

HARRIS RATINGS CONFERENCE 4A

DIVISION I 1. Carthage 2. Argyle 3. La Vega 4. Kennedale 5. Midlothian Heritage 6. China Spring 7. Van 8. Lubbock Estacado 9. Stephenville 10. Wichita Falls Hirschi  More...