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 Close to two inches of rain was reported this week from Tuesday through Thursday, according to the National Weather Service. Data taken at Lampasas Muncipal airport showed 1.97 inches for those days, with the heaviest rain (1.77 inches) occurring on Wednesday.

The lowest-priced proposal the county received for the new jail is under budget. Victoria-based Don Krueger Construction submitted a price of $15.92 million. The county's estimated construction budget is $16.2

Two roller-skating rinks are coming soon to Lampasas County. Putters & Gutters owner Roy Cockrell hopes to complete a 6,500-square foot addition by mid-May, on the one-year anniversary of Putters

The Lampasas County Museum Board of Directors has been named. The terms for the trustees are three years, and a member may be re-elected for an additional three-year term for

The Lampasas FFA horse judging team traveled to San Antonio to compete in the stock show contest. Haley McGee placed 229 out of 470 contestants. Cheyenne Vanstienburg and Tyler Gardner

Kempner Volunteer Fire Department will hold its annual BBQ & Auction on March 3 at 315 Pecan St. in Kempner. Box sale starts at noon, with the barbecue lunch at