It's Friday!

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Badger football at La Vernia at 7:30pm                We hope!

Weather permitting, the Badgers will have a dry and as-scheduled start in La Vernia tonight as they face the powerful Bears.

Both teams are capable of high scoring aerial offense but the Bears show the edge as they are so far undefeated (3-0) and the Badgers are one down at 2-1. The Bears have dominated all their opponents to date but the Badgers, wincing from last week’s loss, want back in the winning column.

We hope you make it to the game, but if you can’t, tune in to 1450AM for the Darrell Brooks/Kenny Murray game broadcast. It’s also on the internet at lampasasradio.com or at mixlr.com/lampasasradio1.

Other things going on…

A Ribbon Cutting event for L&B Roadhouse BBQ just outside Lometa today. The event is set for 11am to 3pm at 17346 U.S. Hwy 183 and the owners promise a 15% discount to all diners during the event.

Today at 6pm – The first of 3 debates between Ted Cruz and Beto O’Rourke will take place at 6pm. It will be televised on several TV stations and web sites. The Austin, Channel 24 station has promised to televise and the Texas Tribune says they’ll have it on their web site and the very important race will probably bring the debate to numerous other TV stations and web sites.

Saturday will see a rebirth of the Indian Artifact Show that has been going on here for some years. It is now the Indian Artifact & Mineral and Gem Show and is sponsored by Vision Lampasas and organized and operated by retired game warden Warren Bluntzer.

The event will be at the Lampasas Livestock Show Barn at the intersection of Hwys 183 and 281N just north of Lampasas. It is scheduled for 9am to 4pm Saturday and will feature just what it says, Indian artifacts, arrow and spear heads, fossils, minerals and gems. There will be lots of vendors and displays for spectators and traders alike. There is a $5 admission fee for public.

Another Saturday event is the evening Food Truck Festival in Copperas Cove’s City Park at 1206 W. Ave. B. It will feature music, games, kids bounce house, a beer tent, a wine tent and lots of Food Trucks with plenty of choice in what’s to eat. The event has a $5 per car load cover and runs from 6 to 10pm.

AND…Fall Begins at 8:54pm on Saturday.

Sunday will see the Membership Club Championship Tournament going on at Hancock Park Golf Course. It will kick off at 1pm and the course will be closed to open play for the rest of the day.