Law-enforcement authorities are investigating a burned vehicle found Thursday in a gravel pit in the east end of the county, off U.S. Highway 190.
The Lometa Homecoming football game that was scheduled for Sept. 18 against Cranfills Gap was canceled because Cranfills Gap had athletes test postitive for COVID-19, Lometa Independent School District Superintendent David Fisher said. Crowningceremony details had not been announced at press time, but the Lometa Homecoming Queen nominees include, front left to right, Sierra Tower, Sami Thompson, Holly Hines, Emily Hobson, Adalee Hale and Shyanne Tower. Nominees for King include, left to right, Hoss Guthrie, Corbin Cline, Enrique Caso Prado, Dyllen Workmon, Francisco Jaimes and Luis Acevedo.
The Lampasas Independent School District Board of Trustees voted unanimously Monday to approve a land swap with Grace Fellowship.
Lometa City Council voted unanimously on Monday to adopt a proposed tax rate of $0.352314 per $100 valuation for fiscal year 2020-2021. That figure is lower than the $0.362228 per $100 valuation adopted for 2019-2020.