The following arrests were reported to the Lampasas Dispatch Record by area law enforcement officials. The Dispatch Record prints the name and charge(s) of people arrested on at least one

Gilbert Esparza

With the start of the new year, the political season is set to launch in earnest for the March 3, 2020 primaries. The filing period for candidates interested in running for election at the federal, state or county level ended in December.

Explosive materials found Sunday in the Smith Ranch area on the west side of the county were taken to Fort Hood for safe disposal, according to a Lampasas County Sheriff's Office news release.

Chuck Williamson

Filing will begin soon for the city of Lampasas’ May 2 general election. The following City Council positions will be up for election: • Place 3 -- incumbent Chuck Williamson.