Sheep, goat show planned Saturday

The Lampasas County Show Barn will host a sheep and goat show on Saturday. Event coorganizer Kelli Isom expects about 400 head will be shown, compared to the 30 or so sheep and 30 or so goats that normally are part of the county show in January.

Suspect at large at press time after chase

One man was arrested, and one remained at large at press time Thursday morning, after a highspeed chase Wednesday that resulted in a “lockout” at Taylor Creek Elementary School and a severalhour manhunt.

Lometa mayor, council members take office

Lometa’s new mayor, Stephen Brister Hicks – along with new City Council members Doug Brister and Ronnie Cartwright – took the oath of office in a brief meeting Tuesday.


These arrests were reported by area law enforcement. The Dispatch Record prints the name and charge(s) of people arrested on at least one Class B misdemeanor – or more serious – charge.

Lampasas County grand jury met Wednesday in a continuation of its July term.