WT Excavating owner Warren Thornton removes old concrete from a lot at Sixth and Chestnut streets to prepare for construction of a laundromat. The approximately 2,700-square-foot laundromat, called Scrub Tub, is scheduled to open in about 90 days, owner Larry Wornat said.
While Lampasas Independent School District students were enjoying a day off from class Monday, school board members went to work readying the calendar for next year and holding a public hearing on the district’s Texas Academic Performance Report for 2016-2017.
Lampasas Police Department has released its crime statistics for 2017, with several categories trending the right direction: down. Felonies and adult arrests are both down, for example.
At press time Monday, forecasts called for snow accumulation across much of Central and North Texas.
The Lampasas City Council voted Monday to pay a maximum of $84,000 for lights at the outdoor rodeo arena at the FM 580 West Sports Park. The decision comes as the Lampasas County Chamber of Commerce prepares to hold its Riata Roundup rodeo at the new arena April 27-28.