Cops, community coming together

Cops, community coming together

By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER   As communities across the nation explode with tensions between citizens and police, Lockhart has chosen a peaceful path. Rather than succumb to pressure from the fringes, Police Chief Mike Lummus has come together with several members of the community to form a Community Resource Committee, dedicated to strengthening the relationships […]

County eyes insurance increase

County eyes insurance increase

By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER   In an attempt to tighten a strained budget, the Caldwell County Commissioners Court is eyeing changes in employee insurance coverage in the coming budget year. According to information presented by Ashley Cureton with the Texas Association of Counties during the Commissioners’ regular meeting on Monday morning noted a potential increase […]

Landfill fight costs taxpayers more than $60k

Landfill fight costs taxpayers more than $60k

As paperwork, discovery and depositions have flooded in, the price tag continues to increase.

Deputy cleared in Juarez death

Deputy cleared in Juarez death

As Juarez appeared to raise the weedcutter in an attack motion, Taylor fired.

Sparks fly over Martindale library July 8, 2016 2:30 pm

By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER   Leftover fireworks are in ample supply in Martindale. Explosions, large and small, punctuated the regular business meeting of the Martindale City Council on Tuesday evening as the embattled Council weighed the pros and cons of pulling taxpayer support from the Martindale Community Library. The Library, a volunteer project originally housed […]


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Cops, community coming together

By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER   As communities across the nation explode with tensions between citizens and police, Lockhart has chosen a peaceful path. Rather than succumb to pressure from the fringes, Police Chief Mike Lummus has come together with several members of the community to form a Community Resource Committee, dedicated to strengthening the relationships […]

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Opinions

From the Clocktower – Construction brings unintended consequences

By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER   I’ve made no secret of the fact that, as a taxpayer, I have been in support of the Lockhart ISD bond package from the word go, in particular note because of the upgrades the bond promised to bring to Lockhart High. I take nothing away from the administration or staff […]

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Sports & More

Lady Lions fall in thrilling series

Lady Lions fall in thrilling series

By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER   In what amounted to an historic defensive series, the Lady Lions fell in three games to the Cedar Creek Eagles this weekend. The veteran Eagles, who will graduate nine seniors in May, pushed the Lady Lions to their physical and mental limits during a grueling three-game series marked by extra […]

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Recent Articles

Cops, community coming together

By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER   As communities across the nation explode with tensions between citizens and police, Lockhart has chosen a peaceful path. Rather than succumb to pressure from the fringes, Police Chief Mike Lummus has come together with several members of the community to form a Community Resource Committee, dedicated to strengthening the relationships […]

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County eyes insurance increase

By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER   In an attempt to tighten a strained budget, the Caldwell County Commissioners Court is eyeing changes in employee insurance coverage in the coming budget year. According to information presented by Ashley Cureton with the Texas Association of Counties during the Commissioners’ regular meeting on Monday morning noted a potential increase […]

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From the Clocktower – Construction brings unintended consequences

By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER   I’ve made no secret of the fact that, as a taxpayer, I have been in support of the Lockhart ISD bond package from the word go, in particular note because of the upgrades the bond promised to bring to Lockhart High. I take nothing away from the administration or staff […]

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Letters – Reader praises police response

To the Editor: With everything going on around us with “Black Lives Matter” and “Cops Lives Matter,” I wanted to share this story. Last week, we were faced with something we hoped we’d never be faced with. Gary and I pulled into the yard, got out of the truck, and as he walked toward the […]

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Norma Lynne Gammage

Norma Lynne Gammage, 77, passed away on July 23 in Lockhart. Norma was born in Madisonville, Texas, on Dec. 22, 1938, to Joel and Mildred Jenkins. The family will receive friends on Monday, Aug. 1, 2016 from 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. in the Sanctuary of First Lockhart Baptist Church, 315 W. Prairie Lea, in […]

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Guadalupe Lopez Castillo

Mr. Guadalupe Lopez Castillo, beloved husband, father, brother and grandfather, was called to his Eternal Rest to be with our Heavenly Father on July 14, 2016, at the age of 69. He was preceded in death by his parents, Sabino Castillo, Sr., and Josefa Castillo; brothers, Raymond, Daniel and Pete Castillo; and sisters, Josefa Saldana […]

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Lorilla Woods

Lorilla Lois Woods (nee Kelley), loving sister, mother, grandmother, and great grandmother went to be with the Lord on July 24, 2016. She was born on Sept. 1, 1917. She was preceded by her husband, Vernon; her parents, Guy and Fannie Kelley; her brother, Garland Ross; and her sister, Frances. She is survived by her […]

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Alcario Q. Juarez

Alcario Q. Juarez, 71, went to be with our Lord on Tuesday, July 19, 2016. He had his family by his side while he peacefully passed away joining his loved ones in Heaven. Alcario, also known as “Al’” was born on Jan. 12, 1945, in Lockhart, Texas, to Eduardo and Antonia Juarez. He was the […]

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Ben Lempa

Ben Lempa, our Pops, 86, was born on March 1, 1930. He passed away peacefully on July 23, 2016, at his home with his family by his side. Ben grew up on a farm where he learned his strong work ethic. He served four years in the United States Air Force at Lackland AFB in […]

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Emma Lue Mohle

Emma Lue Sultemeier Mohle, 89, of Lockhart passed away peacefully on Tuesday, July 19, surrounded by her loving family. Emma Lue was born Feb. 25, 1927, in the Blanco County community of Sandy, the tenth child of A.D. and Emma Sultemeier.  After graduating from high school early, Emma Lue taught in Blanco County while attending […]

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