Suspect at large at press time after chase

One man was arrested, and one remained at large at press time Thursday morning, after a highspeed chase Wednesday that resulted in a “lockout” at Taylor Creek Elementary School and a severalhour manhunt.

Lometa mayor, council members take office

Lometa’s new mayor, Stephen Brister Hicks – along with new City Council members Doug Brister and Ronnie Cartwright – took the oath of office in a brief meeting Tuesday.


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

Lampasas County grand jury met Wednesday in a continuation of its July term.