The Sept. 6 market report from Mills County Commission Co. follows. Total receipts: 1,956. Previous week: 2,113. Trends: Light kids $5-$10 higher. Slaughter kids steady; slaughter nannies $10-$15 higher; replacement

DAVID LOWE | DISPATCH RECORD

Charles Sprott, left, his wife Lanetta and Harlin Teague stand by the Sprotts’ station at the Barter, Exchange, Sell and Trade event Saturday at Lometa Regional Park. Despite low vendor

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Ronnie Cartwright, adjutant of American Legion Post 116 in Lometa, stirs scrambled eggs in a skillet during the American Legion post’s Cowboy Breakfast on Saturday at Lometa Regional Park. The

JEFF LOWE | DISPATCH RECORD

After local rainfall lagged behind what was received in nearby areas for weeks, Lampasas has had several days of showers to chip away at drought conditions. Rainfall totals varied widely,

ALEXANDRIA RANDOLPH | DISPATCH RECORD

Texas DPS officials confirmed that a Lampasas couple lost their lives in a wreck Wednesday morning. Victor Morrison Jr., 41, and wife Cynthia Morrison, 40, were pronounced dead at the

The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service is conducting an online survey to gather data about the scale of livestock loss due to predators, which species are suffering those losses and the predator control costs producers are incurring.

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.

SEPT. 4

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

BANK RIBBON CUTTING Mills County State Bank will hold a ribbon cutting event today from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at 107 S. Key Ave. Food and drinks will be

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