BARBECUE FOR BOOKS The annual Barbecue for Books fundraiser is Oct. 22 from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at Lampasas Public Library, 201 S. Main St. Meals may be picked

The Lampasas City Council voted Monday to approve the first reading of an ordinance to grant a specific-use permit for a vapor smoking store at 203 S. Key Ave. The

Lampasas Independent School District officials confirmed that Lampasas High School Principal Robert White is on indefinite paid leave as of Thursday evening. Superintendent Dr. Chane Rascoe said Friday morning that

Residents are reminded that today is the deadline to register to vote in the Nov. 6 General Election. Applications can be obtained from the Lampasas County Elections Administrator office at 406 S. Pecan St. in Lampasas. Early voting in person will be Oct. 22-Nov. 2.

While several organizations are sponsoring Saturday’s annual Artober Fest in Campbell Park, a group of merchants will host a new festival the same day in downtown Lampasas. Fall Fest, with