The U.S. Department of Agriculture Farm Service Agency announced 2017 was another year of high activity in its farm loan programs.
The city of Lampasas’ brush chipping program, which offers free brush pick-up for residents, will begin Monday.
On that day through March 9, city crews will haul off brush on the northwest side of town -- west of Key Avenue and north of First Street.
The Lampasas County Commissioners Court voted Monday to consider hiring a parttime construction site superintendent to provide oversight while the new county jail is being built.
The vote was 4-0, with Precinct 4 Commissioner Mark Rainwater absent from the meeting due to illness.
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.
People who have outstanding Lampasas Municipal Court warrants are urged to pay their fines as soon as possible to avoid arrest. Municipal Court will participate in the annual Texas Warrant