What’s Happening

The first ever LHS Football inner squad full pad scrimmage will be held tody at Lampasas High School practice field. Events will be from 9am-1pm.

The scrimmage will begin at 10am, followed by a Meet ‘n Greet with players and coaches.

The Quarterback Club will be there with a giant slip-n-slide for kids, a face painting booth, a corn hole toss and a football throwing contest. Food and drinks will also be offered.

Also happening at the high school today, Benny Boyd Auto Group will have a fundraiser for the football team. For every test drive of one of their vehicles, Benny Boyd Auto Group will donate $20 to the football program.

Sales Tax Holiday started yesterday and goes through tomorrow. The law exempts most clothing, footwear, school supplies and backpacks priced for less than $100 from sales tax, saving shoppers about $8 on every $100 they spend during the weekend.

Lists of apparel and school supplies that may be purchased tax-free can be found on the Comptroller's website at TexasTaxHoliday.org.

Bikes 4 Kids, a group that collects old bicycles, skateboards and toys with wheels, will be at the corner of North and Main today from 10am-2pm for their second monthly “Bike Drive.”

The group refurbishes and reuses what they can of the toys and delivers repaired to the Boys and Girls Club to be delivered to kids in need.

A Family Coloring Party will be held at the Lampasas Public Library today from 12-2pm. There will be coloring for all ages, and there’ll be coloring sheets for kids and adults, as well as crayons, colored pencils and markers available.

The Jeff Urofsky Memorial 3-Person Golf Tournament will be held today at 1pm at the Hancock Park Golf Course. During the tournament the course will be closed to the public.

Dive-in Movie Night is tonight at the Hanna Springs Pool. The gates open at 8pm and the movie that will be shown is Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice. Popcorn will be provided, and a purchased ticket is required, even for season pass holders. Tickets, which are $3.50 for adults and $2.50 for children and seniors, can be purchased at the pool.

Those who can’t swim must wear a coast approved life jacket and be within arm’s reach of an adult (18 or over) at all times.