Addison McDonald, right, is crowned 2020 Lampasas High School Homecoming Queen by last year’s queen, Jessica Ball. McDonald is escorted by her father, Scott McDonald.
During a farmers’ market Saturday on Lampasas’ downtown square, Brenda Nichols buys baked goods from Geneva Nicks’ Liberty Hillbased home-baked goods stand, Two Old Maids.
Kempner fire department plans third station
Fiesta Winery representatives break ground Oct. 16 for their future resort in Fredericksburg. From left are owner Sally Baxter, Bailey Blackburn, social-media and office manager/graphic designer Savannah McCoury, Rhett McCoury, winemaker Weston McCoury, owner Stephen Baxter, wholesale manager Shane Baxter and Scott LePage -- president of Americas for Wyndham Hotels & Resorts.
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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 on at least one Class B misdemeanor – or more serious – charge.

The Lometa Independent School District Board of Trustees voted Monday to approve the 2020-2021 Campus and District Improvement Plan.

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The Badgers’ Oct. 23 home game against Austin LBJ will include the most combined college talent that fans have seen in a long time.

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Fiesta Winery representatives break ground Oct. 16 for their future resort in Fredericksburg. From left are owner Sally Baxter, Bailey Blackburn, social-media and office manager/graphic designer Savannah McCoury, Rhett McCoury, winemaker Weston McCoury, owner Stephen Baxter, wholesale manager Shane Baxter and Scott LePage -- president of Americas for Wyndham Hotels & Resorts.

As Lampasas County’s largest-producing winery celebrates its 10th anniversary, local winemakers predict continued growth for the industry in the coming decade.

Deer head into town for a snack

As the hot, dry weather has continued through mid-October, more deer can be seen within the city limits foraging for something to eat. Conditions may change as hunting season approaches. GAIL LOWE

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The Badgers’ Oct. 23 home game against Austin LBJ will include the most combined college talent that fans have seen in a long time.