Laura Gonzalez celebrates her birthday every Labor Day weekend, commemorating the start of a new year and the end of summer alongside friends and family.

The Aug. 2 market report from Mills County Commission Co. follows.

Total receipts: 5,481. Previous week: 4,049.

A crew from M&C Fonseca Construction Inc. of Granite Shoals searches Tuesday for the one-inch water service line that feeds Family Medicine Clinic’s specialty facility on West Avenue E. Van Sims, the city’s water/wastewater operations manager, explained that workers were trying to find the old service line so they could make a one-inch tap on the newly installed eight-inch main and tie it into the new line closer to the building. Fonseca has replaced an old sewer line on West Avenue E. Now, the company is i

A crew from M&C Fonseca Construction Inc. of Granite Shoals searches Tuesday for the one-inch water service line that feeds Family Medicine Clinic’s specialty facility on West Avenue E.

During a recent Lampasas City Council meeting, Mayor Misti Talbert, center left, hands 2018 Spring Ho Committee Chairwoman Beth Hensley a framed certificate to designate the Spring Ho Committee a Community Champion. The Community Champion honor recognizes individuals or groups whose volunteer efforts or other community projects improve the quality of life in Lampasas. Pictured are, front row from left, Spring Ho Committee members Terri Stubbs, Jamie Garrett, and Tracy Irvin, Talbert, Hensley, and Spring Ho

During a recent Lampasas City Council meeting, Mayor Misti Talbert, center left, hands 2018 Spring Ho Committee Chairwoman Beth Hensley a framed certificate to designate the Spring Ho Committee a Community Champion.

With large wildfires ongoing in areas surrounding the county, several organizations are accepting donations to assist the various fire departments involved.

The Lampasas Spring Ho Committee received notice from carnival company Magic Valley Rides, based in San Antonio, that the company will not provide rides and attractions at the festiva

At press time Monday, a burn ban with exceptions remained in effect for Lampasas County.

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