Late Thursday morning, Lampasas Fire Department and Kempner Volunteer Fire Department responded to a single-story residential structure fire at 805 West First Street in Lampasas. According to initial reports at press time, a man and a 3-year-old boy were in the house when the fire started, and th

The Lometa High School Homecoming Court, elected by the student body, includes, from left, Logan Evans, Sage Thompson, Addie Chism, Nikayla Waller, Kyndle Groves, Sami Thompson, Savannah Simerly and Mason

Kempner Mayor Carolyn Crane gives Kempner Volunteer Fire Department Chief Dan Hause a check on Tuesday for the city’s donation to KVFD. The city of Kempner gave $2,000 for fire

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

OCT. 10

Lampasas County 27th District Court convened last week with Judge John Gauntt presiding over the day’s hearings.

The Lampasas City Council voted Monday to work with Waste Connections Lone Star Inc. to offer a recycling program for Lampasas residents. The public works yard at 201 Brown St.

BARBECUE FOR BOOKS The annual Barbecue for Books fundraiser is Oct. 22 from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at Lampasas Public Library, 201 S. Main St. Meals may be picked