David Lowe
Lampasas Dispatch Record

Their mission was classified for decades, but now their sacrifice has received public praise. About 90 people attended a memorial program Saturday to honor former Lampasans Darrell A. Eubanks and John S. Lewis, who died in a plane crash while participating in secret operations for the Central Intelligence Agency in 1961.

JEFF LOWE  | DISPATCH RECORD Cameron Everts, left, competes in the 300-meter hurdles at the state track meet Saturday.

At the state track meet Saturday, Cameron Everts won gold in the 300-meter hurdles, with a time of 38.07. The Badger 4x400-meter relay team placed second, behind Waco LaVega but ahead of Liberty Hill at 3:20.26.

This overturned silo was among the wind damage photographed approximately seven miles north of Lometa after heavy thunderstorms moved through the area on Wednesday.

Addisyn Phillips and Day Silva, forefront left and right, lead the efforts of Sarah Schoonover’s second-grade class in a tug-of-war competition during Field Day on Tuesday at Taylor Creek Elementary.