The Lampasas County Commissioners Court voted 3-2 Monday to deny a preliminary subdivision plat for the Hilltop Springs Ranch subdivision.
After heavy rain this week, a tractor sculpture in the Hanna Springs Sculpture Garden at Campbell Park looks firmly stuck in muddy runoff. Parts of the county received their biggest rain of 2020 so far, with 2.85 inches reported Tuesday and Wednesday at a Lower Colorado River Authority data site near Nix.
Lampasas is heading to the girls’ basketball playoffs for the third year in a row, a feat last accomplished under coach Tony Taylor from 1999 to 2001.
At Eastside on Tuesday, the Badgers had their biggest offensive quarter of the season and one of their best shooting percentages. They beat the Eastside Memorial Panthers 79-29 to move into a tie with Salado for fourth place in district (at 3-5).
Lampasas Middle School seventh-grader Brylie Turner, third from right, exhibited the Champion Hampshire Ram and Reserve Supreme Champion Ram in the Junior Breeding Sheep Show at the Fort Worth Stock Show & Rodeo on Feb. 2. Turner also showed the Champion Dorset Ram, Champion Hampshire Ewe and Reserve Supreme Champion Ewe in the Open Division Breeding Sheep Show. The Fort Worth show included nearly 15,000 junior livestock show entries.
Keith Neuendorff is challenging incumbent Congressman Roger Williams for the District 25 U.S. House of Representatives seat in the Republican primary.