The Badger varsity powerlifting team extended a regular-season winning streak that started in February 2017 with a first-place finish at home Thursday. Individual gold medalists included Preston Fox, Kyle Arriola and Rudy Esparza. 

Whitney Doyen cheers for the Lady Badgers from the sideline during a recent basketball game.

Whitney Doyen was promoted from within the Lampasas High School staff to head volleyball coach.
The announcement was made this week. 
Doyen has served as assistant basketball and softball coach this season after being hired last spring. 

John Ohnmeiss watches as his wife, Elizabeth, putts on the 18th hole at Putters & Gutters Fun Center on Wednesday. At property owner Roy Cockrell’s request, the city is annexing the 4-acre business property on U.S. Highway 281 South.

By David Lowe
Dispatch Record 

The Lampasas City Council voted unanimously Monday to pass the first reading of an ordinance to annex the Putters & Gutters Fun Center property on U.S. Highway 281 South.

Lampasas County is home to abundant wildlife, including white-tailed deer. Upcoming Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service workshops in the area will give landowners advice about how to manage wildlife populations.

With the upcoming Lampasas Wildlife Tax Valuation Workshop full, Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service officials encourage community members to seek nearby workshops.
Wildlife Tax Valuation Workshops will take place in multiple locations in the coming months, including:

Lampasas Badger Band member Jessica Andrews has earned All-State honors and will perform with the All-State Symphonic Band in a concert in San Antonio next month.

Lampasas High School junior Jessica Andrews earned All-State honors at auditions Saturday at Robinson High School.
Andrews and nine other LHS band members participated in the auditions after qualifying at the Region 32 event on Dec. 8.