November 24, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Deer season off to good start

Deer processors and taxidermists report a good harvest so far this season, and the upcoming weeks could be even better for trophy hunting. More...

Special Sections

Deaths

Mr. Henderson

Denny Allen Henderson, 55, of Lampasas died Nov. 20, 2017 at his home.  Visitation will be Nov. 25 from 5-7 p.m. at Sneed Funeral Chapel.  Funeral service will be Nov. 26 at 2 p.m. at Sneed Funeral Chapel. More...

News

Witnesses: Vehicle crossed multiple lanes before U.S. 190 crash

The drivers of two vehicles in a collision Tuesday afternoon on U.S. Highway 190 west of Kempner were taken to area hospitals.  The accident occurred shortly after 3:50 p.m., in the 10000 block of U.S. 190. More...

DISTRICT COURT

Lampasas County 27th District Court convened last week with Judge John Gauntt presiding over the day’s hearings. The following action took place during the Nov. 17 proceedings. 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...

Public Notices - Free Access

PUBLIC NOTICES

BID NOTICE At 2:00 p.m. on Tuesday,December 19, 2017, sealedbids will be opened and readaloud in the Staff ConferenceRoom, 312 East Third,Lampasas, Texas for thefollowing bid: Coleman WaterLine Extension. More...

Merchants promote local shopping on Small Business Saturday

The Thanksgiving week shopping rush is here, and Lampasas merchants encourage people to support small, locally owned businesses.  More...

New Lometa ISD board member takes oath of office

Trustees also begin process of seeking ‘District of Innovation’ designation

The Lometa Independent School District Board of Trustees began its meeting Monday with the swearing in of new member Cristopher Brister.  Mrs. More...

BRIEFLY

STOCK SHOW ENTRIES   All entries for the Lampasas County Youth Livestock Show and Food Fair are due by Thursday. There will be no exceptions.  Entry forms may be picked up and completed during rabbit validation Monday from 4-6 p.m. More...

Life

Read On Lampasas hits second year, spreads through social media

Read On Lampasas has kicked off its second year at Lampasas Independent School District with a flurry of video challenges on social media platforms to inspire students to read “What Do You Do With a Problem?” by Kobi Yamada.  More...

Lampasas High School Class of 1960 holds reunion

The Lampasas High School Class of 1960 held its reunion recently.  More...

Pet clinic to be held in Oakalla

A northeast Burnet County pet clinic will give area residents access to vaccinations for their dogs and cats. Rabies, kennel cough, de-worming and other treatments will be available Dec. More...

Sports

Rugged style produces first road wins

Badgers defeat Brownwood, Brady by double digits

The Badgers’ third straight win came in another fast-paced, physical game. Lampasas beat Brownwood 62-45 on the road Monday, despite struggling on the offensive boards and recording a low, first-half shooting percentage. More...

Development of modern rimfire cartridges

GUN TALK

The development of modern rimfire magnum cartridges, such as the 5mm RMR (Remington Magnum Rimfire) began in 1970. This effort was to produce more power and flatter trajectory than the .22 long rifle.  More...

DISTRICT 19-4A VOLLEYBALL AWARDS

Lady Badger freshman libero Brook Edgar earned first-team all-district honors following the volleyball season. Lampasas competed in a district that included state semifinalist Liberty Hill. More...