Javier Kristian Gutierrez, left, walks out of the county courthouse Friday after his sentencing on a murder charge. MADELEINE MILLER | DISPATCH RECORD
City employees Micah Harry, left, and Thomas Kelley use a vactor truck on Wednesday to replace bad electric enclosures -- hand holes used to splice wire -- in W.M. Brook. The enclosures feed the A-frames that provide temporary power for vendors in the park. This year's Spring Ho will not include park vendors, however.
Cooley Construction Project Manager Neal Beakey, left, listens Friday as Ty Oksuzler of J.S. Held discusses plans for completing the new county jail.
The historical building on Western Avenue where Amanda and Aaron Nuckles plan to open The Cherry on Top ice cream parlor and art studio is being remodeled. The exterior features limestone and a light blue paint color, and renovation continues on the inter
Purple Tack Trail Ride participants Josiah Toeaina, left, and Christine Whitehead ride alongside coordinator Buck Hawes during KempnerFest.
Temple duo shoots lowest score in ‘Show Me the Money’ history

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Kempner holds festivities at city park

Mt. Hiram Lodge 595 member Mike Lang puts an all-beef hot dog in a bun during KempnerFest, held Saturday at Sylvia Tucker Memorial Park. See related photos on page 2.

Lampasas Mayor Misti Talbert shared the following update on COVID-19 cas

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JENNINGS PHOTOGRAPHY | COURTESY PHOTO Ridge Hughes earned the reserve state championship in bull riding at the Texas Junior High Rodeo Association finals in Gonzales on Saturday. He scored a 63 on the first go, 69 on the second and 60 on the third. He finished just three points behind Kristopher Baker of Cleveland for first place.

JENNINGS PHOTOGRAPHY | COURTESY PHOTO Ridge Hughes earned the reserve state championship in bull riding at the Texas Junior High Rodeo Association finals in Gonzales on Saturday.

Temple duo shoots lowest score in ‘Show Me the Money’ history

A full field of 48 teams played in the Fourth Annual Show Me The Money golf tournament at Hancock Park Golf Course Friday through Sunday. Friday was a shootout, and scores below are from Saturday and Sunday.

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Kempner holds festivities at city park

Mt. Hiram Lodge 595 member Mike Lang puts an all-beef hot dog in a bun during KempnerFest, held Saturday at Sylvia Tucker Memorial Park. See related photos on page 2.

The historical building on Western Avenue where Amanda and Aaron Nuckles plan to open The Cherry on Top ice cream parlor and art studio is being remodeled. The exterior features limestone and a light blue paint color, and renovation continues on the inter

A joint ice cream parlor and do-it-yourself art studio is set to open late this summer in a historic building on Western Avenue.

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Purple Tack Trail Ride participants Josiah Toeaina, left, and Christine Whitehead ride alongside coordinator Buck Hawes during KempnerFest.

Sylvia Tucker Memorial Park in Kempner hosted a variety of activities Saturday during the KempnerFest celebration.

Temple duo shoots lowest score in ‘Show Me the Money’ history

A full field of 48 teams played in the Fourth Annual Show Me The Money golf tournament at Hancock Park Golf Course Friday through Sunday. Friday was a shootout, and scores below are from Saturday and Sunday.