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Deaths

Mrs. Byrd

Wilma Joe Byrd died Nov. 21 at the age of 86.  Graveside service was held Nov. 27 at Sand Hill Cemetery in Bend. Arrangements by Sneed Funeral Chapel of Lampasas.  Mrs. More...

Mr. Dalton

Doyle Wayne Dalton, 71, of Lampasas died Nov. 23, 2017 at Temple Veterans Hospital.  Visitation was held Nov. 26 at Sneed Funeral Chapel.  Funeral service was Nov. 27, also at Sneed Funeral Chapel. More...

Mr. McNiel

Dorman McNiel, 82, of Goldthwaite died Nov. 25, 2017.  Visitation was held Nov. 27 at Stacy-Wilkins Funeral Home in Goldthwaite.  Funeral service is Nov. 28 at 2 p.m. More...

Sports

Reviving a program

Like Rogers, former coaching legend Rod Hudson endured rough early seasons

With the high school football playoffs in full swing, Badger fans may be reminiscing on deep postseason runs of the past. Some of the Badgers’ most successful coaches endured tough opening seasons before eventually having a banner year. More...

Badgers return to hardwood tonight

GATESVILLE HORNETS AT A GLANCE Record 0-2, according to maxpreps Most recent outing A 71-42 loss to Leander Glenn Last year’s result Lampasas 63, Gatesville 34 More...

Preparing for Harker Heights

  Madi Kajs, right, blocks a shot in a recent home game. Lampasas (2-8) will host the Harker Heights Lady Knights tonight in varsity basketball. Harker Heights is 8-2, according to maxpreps.com. JEFF LOWE | DISPATCH RECORD More...

Agribusiness

A legacy of family ranching

Honorees at state awards program include landowners from Bend

Bend rancher Warren A. More...

Applications being accepted for EQIP 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...

Middle school kindness program

Lampasas Middle School Counselor Jennifer Chappell holds a rock painted by a student after the student performed an act of kindness. More...

Woman killed in wreck

A one-vehicle accident Friday about four miles east of Rumley claimed the life of a New Braunfels woman. She had turned 27 just five days before the fatal crash, officials said. More...

BRIEFLY

STOCK SHOW ENTRIES   All entries for the Lampasas County Youth Livestock Show and Food Fair are due by Thursday. More...

Life

Spreading kindness through students, LMS tries to squash bullying

Bullying and its online cousin cyber bullying are a big deal to Lampasas Independent School District. Not only is the school district complying with new legislation to combat cyber bullying, it’s attempting to expand kindness everywhere.  More...

Tour of Homes slated for this weekend

Ron and Debbie Kuker’s home at 2608 County Road 1045 will be showcased during Sunday’s Lampasas County Museum Tour of Homes. The tour features a variety of homes in Lampasas. More...

Concert to honor veterans

In a Nov. 16 concert, guest soloist Ken C. More...

News

Person heard ‘explosion’ before deer camp fire

An early-morning fire Thanksgiving Day destroyed three recreational vehicles at a deer camp about four miles northeast of Lometa. More...

New burn ban starts Wednesday

A new 90-day outdoor burn ban is set to take effect throughout the county at 10 a.m. Wednesday. More...

Opinion

Dumb sensors, deadly consequences

The circumstances of U.S. Border Patrol agent Rogelio Martinez’s death last week remain murkier than the Rio Grande River.  More...

Thanksgiving came amid patter of reindeer hooves

What? Your Christmas tree hasn’t been up for a week yet? Surely your home is ablaze with red and green and yellow lights, like the neighbors’ houses?  No?  More...

AMERICANS FOR LIMITED GOV’T

Could Republicans actually get something right in the tax bill?

Republicans have been trying to reclaim ground since they entered Congress. Despite having a majority in both the Senate and the House, Republican failure to repeal Obamacare left them a step behind in all aspects. More...

Public Notices - Free Access

PUBLIC NOTICES

BID NOTICE  At 2:00 p.m. on Tuesday, December 19, 2017, sealed bids will be opened and read aloud in the Staff Conference Room, 312 East Third, Lampasas, Texas for the following bid: Coleman Water Line Extension.   More...