Articles By: Kathi Bliss

Judges green-light landfill permit

By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER   A 250-page opinion released on Friday dealt what appears a devastating blow to opponents of a municipal waste landfill project to be located in rural Caldwell County. After several months of waiting, parties to a Contested Case Hearing before the State Office of Administrative Hearings (SOAH) learned that the judges […]

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Deputies seize 400 animals in cruelty crackdown

By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER   A critical case of animal hoarding came to a head on Monday morning, as the Caldwell County Sheriff’s Office executed a warrant and eventually seized more than 430 animals from a residence on Misty Drive in Uhland. Responding to complaints of animal cruelty, the Sheriff’s Office worked with the Dallas […]

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Joe Jackson

Joe Jackson, 86, has gone home as of Feb. 21, 2017. He passed away at 1:18 a.m. He is survived by his loving wife of 65 years, Doris Jackson; daughters, Janice Vaugh, of San Antonio, JoAnn Jackson-Beamon, of Tennessee, and Pearl Jackson-Johnson, of Austin; son, Phillip Jackson, of Lockhart; and his grandchildren and great grandchildren. […]

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Ann Verner

Ann Verner, 69, of Houston, Texas, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 14, 2017. She is survived by her loving husband of 49 years, George, her daughter Robin Chancellor and husband Chris and their children Kaitlyn, Carson and Croix, and her daughter Hayley DeLuca and husband Marshall, and their children Wyatt and Molly. Ann spent her life […]

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Apolonia Briceño

Our beloved Apolonia T. Briceño, 82, resident of Austin and Lockhart was called by our Heavenly Father on Saturday, Feb. 18, 2017.  She was preceded in death by her parents, Alberto and Adelia Torres; her brothers, Doroteo Torres and Andres Torres; son-in-law, Alfredo Peralez, Jr.; brothers-in-law, Apolonio Navarro and Sylvestre Castillo; sister-in-law, Guadalupe Torres, and […]

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Legal Notice – Feb. 23, 2017: Lockhart and Caldwell County (Texas)

PUBLIC NOTICE ——————————— NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING The City of Lockhart Zoning Board of Adjustment will hold a Public Hearing on Monday, March 6, 2017, at 6:30 P.M. in the lower level of City Hall, 308 West San Antonio Street, Lockhart, Texas, to receive public input regarding the following:   ZV-17-01. A request by Conley […]

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Suspect jailed in Juarez murder

By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER   Caldwell County Sheriff Daniel Law announced on Saturday afternoon that an arrest has been made in connection with the Aug. 11, 2016 death of 19-year-old Emilia Juarez. Rudy Herrera, Jr., 32, was arrested on Saturday and charged with First Degree Murder, as a result of dozens of interviews and investigations […]

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Commissioners press forward with Host Agreement

By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER Caldwell County is long since a “house divided” as discussions move ahead regarding a proposed landfill project slated for property near the corner of SH130 and FM 1185. The controversial project has pitted neighbor against neighbor and voter against politician for years. That division was no more clear than on Monday […]

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Legal Notice – Feb. 16, 2017: Lockhart and Caldwell County (Texas)

CE ——————————— NOTICE OF SALE STATE OF TEXAS CALDWELL COUNTY BY VIRTUE OF AN ORDER OF SALE DATED FEBRUARY 06, 2017 and issued pursuant to judgment decree(s) of the District Court of Caldwell County, Texas, by the Clerk of said Court on said date, in the hereinafter numbered and styled suit(s) and to me directed […]

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LISD grapples with weapons on campus

Guns, knife found on campuses in unrelated incidents By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER   For the third time in less than a week, Lockhart ISD administrators and local law enforcement responded to and LISD campus for a report of a weapon on campus. The first incident, on Jan. 30, occurred, when a student made a report […]

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