Weather and Police

The Weather

High yesterday was 88 °   The low this morning was 65 °

  • Today: 70% chance of showers and thunderstorms with a high near 76°, East-northeast wind at 5-10 mph.
  • Tonight a 40% chance of showers and thunderstorms this evening, tapering off in the night. Low near 62°, light northeast winds
  • Friday:  Cloudy with a high near 74° and a 20% chance of showers. Light northeast winds.
  • The weekend: Mostly cloudy Saturday with rain chances returning Sunday. Highs in the 70’s, lows in the 50’s.

The Blotter

  • Lampasas Police Dept..had the usual motorist assists and animal complaints, with no accidents reported. There were three arrests. Clarence Biddy Jr., 40, of Lampasas was arrested in the 400 block of E. 4th St. for theft from a person(enhanced), and possession of a controlled substance PG1 over 4 and under 200 grams. Sheila Parker, 44, of Lampasas was taken into custody in the 900 block of CR 3400 for possession of a controlled substance, PG1, over 4 and under 200 grams. A Kempner man was jailed for possession of marijuana less than two ounces and possession of drug paraphernalia.
  • Lampasas Sheriff’s Dept.  had traffic stops in Lometa, along with an accident, and a request for extra patrol. In Kempner there was a reported abandoned vehicle and a reported disturbance, Copperas Cove saw a civil matter and a report of lost and found property. Out in the county there were reports of suspicious behavior, a sex offense, some civil matters and a noise complaint.
  • The jail log shows no arrests.

The Burn Ban in Lampasas County is in effect.