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Posted on: October 29, 2019

Apartment Complex Proposed on South Pecan Street

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Property owners hope to construct a six-story building with one floor of retail space and five floors of upscale apartments on a downtown site where an abandoned locker plant used to sit.

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Posted on: June 24, 2019

Job Fair Offers Many Options

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Just under 30 employing businesses attended the job fair at the former middle school campus, including local restaurants, pharmacies, manufacturers and municipal entities.

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Posted on: June 24, 2019

Buyers Aim to Restore Former Stagecoach Stop to Make it Their Home

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They saw the historic house's potential. Now they are embracing the renovation project.Longtime Austin residents William and Carriline Bergquist recently bought the Hart House -- a former stagecoach stop and hotel at 511 S. Western Ave.

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Posted on: May 8, 2019

Burger King Planned on North Key Avenue

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Work is planned soon on a Burger King along North Key Avenue. The restaurant will be located at 404-406 N. Key Ave. -- the former site of a Texaco gas station.

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Posted on: March 28, 2019

New Visions Outlined for Downtown Buildings

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Redevelopment plans have been proposed at several downtown sites, from the historic Santa Fe train depot and Keystone Hotel to the Swain’s Lampasas Hardware building.

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Posted on: February 22, 2019

Paceline Collision Centers acquired by Gerber Collision & Glass

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After expanding throughout Texas, Paceline Collision Centers recently became part of Gerber Collision & Glass, a division of one of the largest collision repair companies in North America standing.

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Posted on: February 22, 2019

Train Depot Owner Sees Redevelopment Potential

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The owner of the former Santa Fe train depot is contemplating redeveloping the property for business purposes, while also hoping to follow the aesthetic style of the historic downtown site.

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Posted on: November 29, 2018

Survey Seeks to Determine Lampasans’ Level of Interest in Faster Internet Service

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Lampasas city and Economic Development Corp. officials are promoting a technology survey that would determine the level of interest in faster broadband internet in the community.

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Posted on: October 3, 2018

Lampasas Video

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Posted on: August 22, 2018

City, LEDC Keep Working to Boost Internet Service Options

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The City and the Lampasas Economic Development Corporation are continuing their efforts to improve internet service options in town.

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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: June 1, 2018

Small Town Spotlight

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Thank you Congressman Roger Williams for the #SmallTownSpotlight love! This month's #SmallTownSpotlight is the wonderful Lampasas, Texas! Coming in at about 7,700 citizens, this town serves as the gateway to the Texas Hill Country! Fun Fact: In 1850, Lamp...

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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 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 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: 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: 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: October 29, 2019

Apartment Complex Proposed on South Pecan Street

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Property owners hope to construct a six-story building with one floor of retail space and five floors of upscale apartments on a downtown site where an abandoned locker plant used to sit.

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Posted on: October 25, 2018

Internet Survey

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Have you ever complained your internet speed is too slow?  Have you ever been kicked off the internet because there are too many devices being used in your household or business at one time?  Is your business losing sales due to poor int...

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Posted on: October 3, 2018

Lampasas Video

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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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