The June 13 market report from Mills County Commission Co. follows. Total receipts: 4,212. Previous week: 3,291. Trends: Light kids $10-$20 lower. Slaughter kids $10-$15 lower; slaughter nannies steady to

JOHN ANCHETA | COURTESY PHOTO A home near Copperas Cove was ravaged by severe winds on Sunday, as shown in this aerial photo.

While much of the county weathered the severe storm on Sunday with minimal damages, residents of eastern Lampasas County near Kempner still are recovering from the effects of damaging winds.

SULPHUR CREEK CAR CRUISE The 33rd Annual Sulphur Creek Car Cruise will take place Saturday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. in W.M. Brook Park. The show is an open

The Lampasas County Commissioners Court voted 4-0 Monday to award a contract to Southwest Solutions Group for three highdensity shelf systems in the new jail under construction at 1210 Barnes

DAVID LOWE | DISPATCH RECORD Betty Salinas has been appointed county tax assessor/collector, effective July 1. She will lead the office where she has worked more than 11 years.

By David Lowe
Dispatch Record 

The Lampasas County Commissioners Court voted Monday to appoint longtime Deputy Tax Assessor/Collector Betty Salinas to lead the office for the remainder of an unexpired term.