The Blotter

The Blotter

Lampasas Police Dept. blotter for Thursday showed a suspicious person near Hackberry and Ave. F at 12:44am and a suspicious vehicle at WM Brook Park at 2:11am. There was a criminal mischief report in the 600 block of S. Spring at 7:23am and an assault in the 100 block of W. 1st at 9:56am. In the afternoon there was a minor accident at 3:26pm at the intersection of Naruna Rd. and Hwy 281 with no injuries. There was one arrest made at 7:10pm on Roger..

The Weather

The Weather

High yesterday was 64° The Low this morning was 38°

  • Today: Mostly sunny with a high near 57° and N-NW wind between 5 and 10 mph.
  • Tonight: Partly cloudy with a low around 37° and N-NW wind will calm and then shift to light southerly wind.
  • Saturday: Showers appear to be likely. There is a 60% chance of rain in the afternoon. Otherwise, Saturday will be cloudy with a high near 53° and the S-SW wind of 5-15 mph could gust a bit. Overnight Saturday the rain chances continue to midnight and the low..

Something to Think About from the Thorndale Police Dept.

Something to Think About from the Thorndale Police Dept.

The Thorndale, TX Police Dept., like thousands of other organizations, is collecting donations and gifts from warm hearted people with the idea of delivering those gifts to the less privileged and needy. The difference here is that they are trying to make Christmas happier, not for kids, but for senior citizens. “There are many charities and opportunities to serve our children during the holidays. Many police agencies have Blue Santa, Sheriffs have Brown..

Holdup Suspect Arrested

Holdup Suspect Arrested

The arrest was in our police blotter in Thursday’s Radiogram, but we got a few more details on the case yesterday from Assistant Police Chief Jody Cummings. The incident took place around 3:30am last Sunday morning when a man went into the Alon convenience store at 108 S. Key with a gun and demanded the money in the drawer. The clerk turned it over and the robber..

Sports

Sports

Badger Basketball Lady Badgers Basketball (8-11/1-0) now in district play after winning their district opener on Tuesday with Taylor will go up against Salado, there, tonight. Coach Mark Myers’ team is going in, knowing that this is one of the games they’d really like to win. The coach was in our studio this morning and described district 19 as being one with a very superior team at the top in Liberty Hill, a highly rated team in Burnet that is thought ..

The Blotter

The Blotter

Lampasas Police Dept. blotter for Tuesday showed “suspicious” vehicles or persons at 4am in the 800 block of N. Key, 9am on Sheppard Lane and about 9:30am in the 1500 block of FM580. At 7:45am there was an arrest as Citaly Denise Garcia-Rodriguez, 17 of Lampasas, was picked up in the 400 block of E. 4th on a PD Warrant for theft of property over $100-under $750. There was another arrest at 12:21pm of a 32 yr old Lometa man. He was actually arrested in Goldthwaite on a Lampasas Municipal Court warrant over an old traffic..

The Weather

The Weather

High yesterday was 67° The low this morning was 44°

Today: Partly sunny and up to near 65° this afternoon but, the north wind is returning with a new cold front this afternoon. Look for N-NW wind to come in at 5-15 mph with gusts to 20 mph.

Tonight: Cloudy, with a low around 38°, and with the N-NW wind the cold is riding on fairly light at 5-10 mph.

Market Report

Market Report

At Lampasas Cattle Auction’s sale on Wednesday, 12/13/17 there were 667 head through the ring, up from 556 last week but down from the 848 head a year ago. All classes were higher with feeders $8-$10/cwt higher, slaughter cow $3-$5 higher and slaughter bulls steady to $2 higher.

Weight Class                        Feeder Steers                         Feeder Heifers

200-300 lbs                         $1.48 - $1.74/lb                       $1.37 - $1.48/lb

300-400 lbs                         $1.41 - $1.98/lb                       $1.39 - $2.04/lb