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Lometa ISD Trustees will meet on Thursday at 6:30pm in the School Library at 8th and Main. On the agenda are the usual business matters, plus the hire of a new teacher and consideration of joining the Central Texas Employee Benefits Cooperative Third party Administrator Group.

Copperas Cove’s Animal Shelter is having a free adoption event on Thursday and Friday this week. No adoption fees, but vaccinations, spay/neuter and microchipping still apply. The facility is at 1601 North 1st in Cove.

Copperas Cove’s Solid Waste Transfer Station will be open extended hours on Saturday from 8am to noon. It is at 2605 South FM 116. All standard rates and rules apply.