This Friday, Juneteenth, is the 155th anniversary of Union Major-General Gordon Granger’s reading of the order that declared Texas slaves free.
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After a break due to coronavirus concerns, Classics at the Classic resumed with a gathering June 6 at Storm’s Drive-In. Several newcomers attended the event, organizer Sharon Carrigan said. Carrrigan said she hopes “this is the start of getting back to the norm” for Classics at the Classic. “It was sure good to see everyone,” Carrigan said. “I missed them.”
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Shared Blessings Thrift Store at St. Mary Catholic Church in Lampasas will re-open June 23.
The House of Forgiveness Church soup kitchen -- located at 908 E. Fourth St. -- is ready to reopen, as the kitchen upgrade and remodel that began in February is concluding.
Taylor Creek Elementary has released names of its students who qualified for special distinction for the second semester of the school year.