New sign promotes city of Lampasas

City leaders pose on a new piece of artwork installed last week on the downtown square by Chris Oldham’s crew. From left to right are City Councilwoman Delana Toups, Mayor Misti Talbert, Director of Economic Development Mandy Walsh and Councilwoman Cathy Kuehne. Talbert, Toups, Walsh and Kuehne won the Texas Cities Got Talent contest in 2018 and placed second in 2019. Grants the city received from those contests funded the majority of the sign costs.

Art students complete mural at restaurant

The first chapter of Lampasas National Art Honor Society was formed during the 2019-2020 school year by Lampasas High School art teacher Judith McGinty.

AdventHealth Rollins Brook will host
a blood drive for Carter BloodCare on
Wednesday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Blood supply has reached a
critical low due to the cancellation
of donation events during the

The Lometa L-M Garden
and Civic Club had its last
business meeting before
the summer on May 18 at
the garden club building.
Members practiced social
distancing with chairs
spaced around a circle, and
several garden club members

The American Legion Post 277 of
Lampasas has selected seven students
from Lampasas High School to attend
the 2020 American Legion Boys State
Those participants are Jacdon Green,
the son of Tamara Martinez; Ian