First Texas Bank employees joined many other residents in delivering gifts for the Fire Department toy drive. Shown at the fire station during the community Christmas meal are, left to

The Texas Dove Hunters Association is hosting the annual Banded Bird Challenge through Jan. 31, 2019. The contest is open to all hunters with a hunting license. The goal is

The Lampasas High School Class of 1969’s 50-year reunion is scheduled for July 13, 2019 at the Hostess House. More details will follow. Send address for mailings to Shirley Durham

EDITOR’S NOTE: The Lampasas Dispatch Record asked Lampasas ISD elementary schools to share a few “Letters to Santa Claus” from local first-graders. Letters from Taylor Creek Elementary students follow. Letters from Hanna Springs Elementary and Kline Whitis Elementary students were printed in the Dec. 14 edition.

Precinct 1 Justice of the Peace court clerk Misty Wakeman, left, serves dessert to H-E-B Manager Jonathan Hetzel, joined by H-E-B employees, from left, Jesseca Cruz, Jennifer Callahan and Katie

Taylor Creek Elementary School held a Christmas pageant featuring international, multicultural Christmas traditions on Monday night. The fifth grade drama club assisted other classes in the performance. Front row, left

The widely known Christian singing troupe The Steel Magnolias, from San Marcos, will present a fully choreographed concert of Southern gospel music at 5 p.m. Dec. 30 at First Baptist