Commissioners stymied by agenda error July 25, 2014 4:43 pm

The discussion about enforcement and safety on the San Marcos River has been an ongoing concern for the Commissioners, as well as for the Sheriff’s Department, the City of Martindale and the residents of the river

Trevino takes helm at LISD

Trevino takes helm at LISD

Rather than wading slowly into the pool, Trevino has jumped in with both feet.

Council may consider ‘cemetery tax’

Council may consider ‘cemetery tax’

By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER   During a brief meeting of the Lockhart City Council on Tuesday evening, the council addressed a variety of issues moving toward passage of the upcoming fiscal year budget. Although the council has not yet publicly addressed any potential changes to the tax rate for the 2014-2015 Fiscal Year budget, one […]

Caldwell County sex offender captured in Houston

Caldwell County sex offender captured in Houston

By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER   Early this month, the US Marshals Service Gulf Coast Violent Offenders Task Force captured a former Caldwell County resident who was listed on the state’s 10 Most Wanted List. Clemente Davila, 27, was arrested on July 2 in Houston after Crimestoppers leads led investigators to a home where Davila was […]

County wins funding for Highway 80 improvements July 11, 2014 4:33 pm

By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER The Texas Department of Tranportation (TxDOT) announced this week that several road and bridge improvement projects have been funded for construction this year, including one that hopes to offer drivers safer travel on Highway 80 in Caldwell County. According to Caldwell County Judge Tom Bonn, Baytown-based Angel Brothers Enteprises entered a […]


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Commissioners stymied by agenda error

The discussion about enforcement and safety on the San Marcos River has been an ongoing concern for the Commissioners, as well as for the Sheriff’s Department, the City of Martindale and the residents of the river

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Letters – Former employee addressses county pay

To the Editor: I wish to make a few comments concerning the article in the Clock Tower on governmental workers at the Caldwell County Sheriff’s Department and the Jail. I began full-time work at the Caldwell County Jail in 1987; however, that job alone didn’t pay enough to make a living. At one time during […]

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Sports & More

Championship Hearts, Seton-Hays partner for free screenings

Encouraging high school students to “Play it Safe,” Championship Hearts Foundation and Seton Medical Center Hays will offer free heart screenings for student athletes ages 14-18, from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. on Saturday, July 19, at the hospital, located at 6001 Kyle Parkway in Kyle. Active students who participate in athletics, cheerleading, marching band, […]

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Recent Articles

Letters – Former employee addressses county pay

To the Editor: I wish to make a few comments concerning the article in the Clock Tower on governmental workers at the Caldwell County Sheriff’s Department and the Jail. I began full-time work at the Caldwell County Jail in 1987; however, that job alone didn’t pay enough to make a living. At one time during […]

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Commissioners stymied by agenda error

The discussion about enforcement and safety on the San Marcos River has been an ongoing concern for the Commissioners, as well as for the Sheriff’s Department, the City of Martindale and the residents of the river

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Trevino takes helm at LISD

Rather than wading slowly into the pool, Trevino has jumped in with both feet.

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Otila S. Garza

Otila S. Garza, 88, of Lockhart formally of Alice, Texas passed away on July 18, 2014. She   was born on Oct. 5, 1925 in Alice, Texas, to Isidoro and Luisa Garza. Otila was a loving mother, sister, grandmother and great-grandmother to her family. She was devoted to her family and was avid to her gardening. […]

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Robbie Olson

Robbie Marjorie Olson, 95, of Cedar Creek, Texas, passed away on July 15, 2014. She was born on March 24, 1919 in Bastrop County, Texas to Robert F. and Daphna M. Holder. She was preceded in death by her parents; and her husband, Carl Olson. She is survived by one son, Robert Carl Olson and […]

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Council may consider ‘cemetery tax’

By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER   During a brief meeting of the Lockhart City Council on Tuesday evening, the council addressed a variety of issues moving toward passage of the upcoming fiscal year budget. Although the council has not yet publicly addressed any potential changes to the tax rate for the 2014-2015 Fiscal Year budget, one […]

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Caldwell County sex offender captured in Houston

By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER   Early this month, the US Marshals Service Gulf Coast Violent Offenders Task Force captured a former Caldwell County resident who was listed on the state’s 10 Most Wanted List. Clemente Davila, 27, was arrested on July 2 in Houston after Crimestoppers leads led investigators to a home where Davila was […]

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Letters – Soccer and Stop Lights

Soccer for fun, not funding To the Editor: I wish to commend the Post-Register for the absence of World Cup coverage, at least in the July 3 and 10 issues. For weeks now U.S. journalism has had soccer on the brain. But Lockhart’s paper has kept its head. Not that I am totally indifferent to […]

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From the Clocktower – How bad do government employees really have it?

By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER It was very interesting, on Monday, to listen to the first round of budget negotiations amongst the Caldwell County Commissioners Court. Budget talks are a summer tradition here in Caldwell County, and while generally I find the talks a bit boring, I have to admit that this year I’m finding them […]

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Jeremy Van Bibber

Jeremy Tyler Van Bibber, 38, father, son, brother, uncle, cousin and good friend, passed from this life to eternal rest on Wednesday morning June 25, 2014. He is survived by his children Chassity, Breanna, and Austin James. He is also survived by his father, David Van Bibber; mother, Mary Chesher; stepmother, Barbara; brother, Eric and […]

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