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Posted on: June 7, 2017

Lampasas ISD Hires New High School Principal

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Lampasas Independent School District hired new High School principal, Robert White. Robert White is entering his twenty-seventh year as an educator. He is coming to Lampasas ISD after serving McGregor ISD as the high school principal for five years and as...Read on...

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Posted on: February 17, 2017

Texas' biggest tax incentive set to double by 2022...

By Lydia DePillis, Houston Chronicle Published 8:34 am, Wednesday, February 8, 2017 The state will soon grant companies $1.1 billion in property tax relief, if trends hold. By Lydia DePillis, Houston Chronicle Published 8:34 am, Wednesday, Feb...Read on... Houston Chronicle Article... EDC News

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Posted on: May 15, 2018

Lampasas Job Fair

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Join us for the annual Lampasas Job Fair hosted by the Lampasas Economic Development Corporation. The job fair will be held at the Lampasas County Higher Education Center located at 208 E Ave B in Lampasas on June 7, 2018 from 3-7pm. Last year's event fea...

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Posted on: May 11, 2018

Vacant Real Estate Represents Opportunity - But With Challenges

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After sitting vacant for awhile, these North Key Avenue properties have new business activity...

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Posted on: May 11, 2018

Investment Group Buys Former Extraco Building

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Ranch Investments is relocating to the former Extraco Bank building at 302 N. Key Ave. after John Ed Stepan purchased the building April 27. Of the 3,400 square feet at 302 N. Key, approximately 1,950 square feet will be leased to Domino’s Pizza.

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Posted on: May 7, 2018

Keystone Star Hotel Gets a Facelift

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The KCEN crew (left to right) Rocky Bridges, Andrew Fish, and Kris Radcliffe after a 2-hour shoot at the hotel.

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Posted on: May 2, 2018

Lampasas EDC Focuses on Business Retention and Growth

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Lampasas Economic Development Corp. representatives recently visited two Lampasas businesses -- Builder Homesite Inc. and Oil States Industries -- as part of the LEDC's Business Retention and Expansion emphasis.

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Posted on: May 2, 2018

EDC Business Luncheon

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A luncheon at the Hostess House gave businesses an opportunity to learn about workforce training opportunities available in Lampasas...

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Posted on: January 26, 2018

Past Year Was a Time For Growth in Lampasas

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From economic development to efforts to improve phone and internet technology, 2017 was a busy year in Lampasas. Following is a summary of the year's news from the Lampasas Dispatch Record.

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Posted on: December 27, 2017

Austin Native Buys Keystone Hotel

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Austin native Andy Fish buys Keystone Hotel in hopes of renovating the building mainly for private use, while preserving its most historic features.

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Posted on: November 17, 2017

Lampasas Career and Technical Education a Top Priority

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Lampasas High School’s Career and Technical Education (CTE) program is off to a great start, with a number of classes filled with eager students...

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Posted on: October 30, 2017

Lampasas Gains Technology Jobs

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The city’s economic development director has been working with companies to create Lampasas jobs -- including those in the technology sector. She is encouraged by results in the last several months.

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Posted on: October 13, 2017

City and AT&T Reach Solution for Phone and Internet Outages

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LAMPASAS, Texas (KWTX) The city of Lampasas and AT&T are working toward a solution for service outages caused by fiber optic line cuts throughout the summer.

Wednesday, city officials and representatives from Scott Cosper’s office met with AT&T off...

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Posted on: October 13, 2017

Oils States Industry Expansion

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Executives from Oil States Industries, Mayor Pro Tem of Lampasas and Director of Economic Development all digging in at the expansion unveiling.

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Posted on: October 13, 2017

Hancock Springs Pool Draws Tourists from Dallas

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Dallas resident Stacy Breen is an intrepid explorer of local culture with an instinct for making nifty discoveries. She's contributing a weekly column on her cool finds.

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Posted on: October 13, 2017

City Aims for Internet Improvements

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In response to multiple phone and internet service outages this year, city staff and the Lampasas Economic Development Corp. are working to select a company to assess Lampasas' telecommunication system and offer suggestions for improvements.

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Posted on: October 13, 2017

Family Medicine Clinic Tours - New Expansion

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Family Medicine Clinic showed the public its new 12,000-squarefoot facility – which doctors said offers room for growth and new services for years to come.

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Posted on: October 13, 2017

Workforce Solutions of Central Texas Awards Luncheon

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EDC Director Mandy Walsh joins Rep. Scott Cosper, Workforce Solutions COO Ken Cox and (retired) US Army CSM Frank Minosky at today's Workforce Solutions of Central Texas Awards Luncheon held at the Killeen Civic & Conference Center.

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Posted on: January 21, 2015

Oil States Lampasas

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Oil States Lampasas is part of Oil States Industries, Inc., a leading innovator in offshore construction, elastomers and marine pipeline solutions for the oil and gas, defense and other industries. Oil States began as a supplier of rubber components in th...

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Posted on: October 30, 2014

Dipped and Deelicious

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Dipped & Deelicious is a home based business in Lampasas run by Gena (Dee) Stone specializing in unique, custom order, dipped desserts. Gena was a teacher & coach before having the first of 3 children in 2005 with husband David Stone. For the past...Read on...

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Posted on: August 25, 2014

Family Medicine Clinic

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Family Medicine Rural Health Clinic (“Family Medicine Clinic” or “FMC”) is the largest independent private practice in Lampasas and Coryell Counties, with 2 offices and 6 physicians, 2 physician assistants, and 3 nurse practitioners, providing over 60,000...Read on...

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Posted on: July 18, 2014

Eckermann Engineering, Inc.

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Eckermann Engineering, Inc. (“EEI”) was founded by Derrek Eckermann, P.E. in 2008 and is located in Lampasas, Texas. Mr. Eckermann is a 1997 graduate of Lampasas ISD and 2001 graduate of Texas A&M University in College Station where he received a bach...Read on...

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