Articles By: Kathi Bliss

Committee enacted to negotiate Host Agreement

By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER   The Caldwell County Commissioners’ Court continues to take steps forward toward entering host agreement with Green Group Holdings, the Atlanta-based conglomerate hoping to build a landfill in rural Caldwell County near Lytton Springs. The committee, proposed by Commissioner Hoppy Haden and supported by members of the community who hope for, […]

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Lawsuits filed in Biloxi crash; Hoffmans, other family members target tour company, railroad and driver

By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER   While the injured continue their journey toward recovery and the families of those killed struggle to find a new normal, the organizers of the tragic bus tour that left four people dead and dozens injured are preparing for a litany of legal battles. Filed in Dallas County District Court, as […]

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Letters – Food distribution program shutters in Caldwell County

To Judge Schawe: Feb. 15, 2017, marked the end of an era of the Caldwell County Extension Education Association’s food distribution project as we have known it since 1994. Due to change in policy and procedures, the Central Texas Food Bank in Austin has ceased to permit our organization to purchase nonperishable U.S.D.A. food products […]

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

Notice of Initiation of the Section 106 Process: Public Participation Mobilitie proposes the construction of a pole style telecommunications tower within existing road right-of-way at 1173 Isidora Trail, Lockhart, Caldwell County, TX 78644. Members of the public interested in submitting comments on the possible effects of the proposed projects on historic properties included in or […]

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Ken and Peggy Hoffman

After 36 years of marriage, Ken Hoffman, 82, and Peggy (Wilson) Hoffman, 73, passed away together unexpectedly on Tuesday, March 7, 2017. The Hoffmans were beloved parents, grandparents, friends, lifelong educators, and pillars in the Lockhart community. They are survived by their five children: Melissa Messerly, of Lockhart, Kim Chapman and husband, Chris, of Lockhart, […]

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Raymond Mireles

Raymond Balandran Mireles, 69, of Lockhart, passed away on March 9, 2017. He was born on October 2, 1947, in Lockhart, to Patricio and Trinidad Mireles. He was preceded in death by his parents; two brothers, Pedro Mireles and Patricio Mireles; and one sister-in-law, Rita Mireles. He is survived by his wife of 43 years, […]

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Richard Huggins

Richard Michael Huggins, 60, of Lockhart, Texas passed away unexpectedly on the morning of March 11, 2017. He was born on June 16, 1956, in Bertram, Texas to Marie Odis and J.W. Huggins. Richard was very knowledgeable when it came to fixing tractors, servicing and hauling heavy machinery, working most of his life in construction […]

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Preston Hogan

Preston D. Hogan, 86, of Maxwell, TX passed away on March 12, 2017. Visitation is scheduled at noon on Wednesday, March 15, 2017, at Pennington Funeral Home, with services following at 2 p.m. Burial will follow at Memory Lawn Memorial Park in Martindale. Arrangements by Pennington Funeral Home, San Marcos, Texas, (512) 353-4311.

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Arlene Daughtry

Arlene Daughtry, 73, of Creedmoor, died March 11, 2017. Mrs. Daughtry was born January 25, 1944 in Robstown, Texas, to Arlitt Lee Brister and Cindrella Beck Brister. She was united in marriage to Jimmie M. Daughtry April 3, 1970, in Austin. She was a Data Processor for Farmers Insurance. Arlene is survived by her loving […]

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The Roar Report – Spring 2017

Although winter hasn’t been that cold this year, it is exciting to sense the nearness of spring with tree blossoms budding and roses blooming. Bluebonnets are beginning to announce spring’s return, and in Lockhart and throughout Caldwell County, it is certainly a season of new growth. The same is true in Lockhart ISD. Teachers have […]

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