The report from the Aug. 19 Lampasas Cattle Auction follows.

The Texas Department of Transportation Brownwood District is scheduled to complete the annual maintenance sealcoat project in Lampasas County within about a week.

Lometa students return to classes

Lometa students stay several feet apart in the cafeteria line as a coronavirus prevention measure on Wednesday -- the school district’s first day of classes for the 2020-2021 academic year. COURTESY PHOTO

Large grass fire contained east of Lampasas

Firefighters from all four departments in the county battled a grass fire Wednesday that Lampasas Fire Marshal Ronnie Withers said was the largest this summer, in terms of acres burned.

Free COVID-19 tests offered Saturday

A free COVID-19 mobile test collection event is scheduled Saturday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Lampasas Fire Department station, located at 1107 E. Fourth St.