Extreme weather and unusual turns of events in elections dominated county news in 2018. A coin toss in a district clerk race prompted a runoff after a highly charged primary


Effective today, Chris Munn has retired as county auditor. Munn has served in that position -- which he said actually is responsible for comptroller-type functions rather than auditing, per se

CITIZEN POLICE ACADEMY The application period is open for the Lampasas Police Department’s Citizen Police Academy, which will begin Jan. 10. Classes will be each Thursday from 6-8 p.m. for

By Alexandria Randolph

Staff Writer

With the holidays nearing a close, local mental health professionals urge community members to look after one another – and themselves.

Lee Loeffler, a longtime Lampasas resident who has many years of lending experience, will become senior vice president of First Texas Bank in Lampasas on Jan. 1. Loeffler, who has

Date High Low Rain Dec. 22 76 41 0 Dec. 23 58 37 0 Dec. 24 60 32 0 Dec. 25 69 46 0 2018 rainfall total: 29.93 in. Same