COURTESY PHOTO Robert Resa, right, landed a monster 70-pound flathead catfish on the Colorado River in a tournament benefiting a young boy in need. Resa’s fishing partner, Kevin Harris, shows another big catch.

Robert Resa’s big catch is a new unofficial record for the Colorado River. Texas Parks and Wildlife Department had not designated it officially at press time Monday. The previous weight

In mid-June, muralists decorated the new restroom facility in W.M. Brook Park with a mural they call “#HanginWithMyPeeps.” Standing left to right: Libby Bluntzer, Shirley Blake, Dianna Hodges and Dorinda

Hooten Plumbing tradesman John Clark uses a test cap to test the plumbing infrastructure at the construction site of Lampasas Assisted Living on South U.S. Highway 281. See related story


The football preseason expectations continue to build. Incoming Badger junior quarterback Ace Whitehead was named District 14-4A Div. I Preseason Offensive MVP after his record-setting sophomore year. Dave Campbell’s Texas

Jimmy Fry of Hutto rides a bull at the Open Gate Cowboy Church’s Bull & Barrels event Saturday at the 580 Sports Complex. Overall winners, not pictured, were bull rider


Dr. James Cain and Dr. John Sherman of FMC Science recently traveled to Pfizer Inc.'s world headquarters to meet with leading scientists and physicians about immunization research and new vaccine

TALA RESORTS INC. | COURTESY PHOTO This composite shows how the main building could look at the proposed TALA Texas wilderness resort in the southwest part of the county.


Developers hope to create a wilderness resort and high-end residential subdivision on an approximately 3,200-acre ranch southwest of Nix.