Cedar Hill Healthcare Centre residents and staff members -- spaced several feet apart, in keeping with coronavirus “social distancing” precautions -- wave as vehicles parade through the nursing home’s parking lot Friday afternoon for a pre-Mother’s Day celebration. The parade offered a way for family members to honor their mothers at a time when COVID-19 concerns have kept nursing homes from allowing visitors. The parade included a police escort.
April brought the biggest onemonth spike on record in national unemployment as many businesses closed or scaled back operations due to the coronavirus.
The Texas Military Department will conduct COVID-19 drive-through testing in Lometa on Wednesday, beginning at 8 a.m. at the Lometa Fire Station, 107 E. San Saba St.
The Texas Department of Transportation will conduct a virtual public meeting for the Brownwood District's proposed 2021-2024 Rural Transportation Improvement Program.
The Lampasas Fire Department responded to a fully engulfed residential structure at 157 Burnet County Road 103 on Sunday about 8:15 p.m. LFD provided a rescue truck with three personnel, a command unit and a fire investigation unit. This was the second structure fire in less than 24 hours that LFD assisted with in Burnet County. Other details, including the cause, had not been announced at press time.