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Legal Notice – June 30, 2016: Lockhart and Caldwell County (Texas)

ORDINANCE 2016-16 AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY OF LOCKHART, TEXAS, AMENDING THE OFFICIAL ZONING MAP OF THE CITY OF LOCKHART, TEXAS, TO RECLASSIFY THE PROPERTY KNOWN AS LOTS 4, 5, AND 6, BLOCK B, PLANTATION PARK ESTATES, LOCATED AT 1109, 1115, AND 1121 MCMILLEN BOULEVARD, FROM CLB COMMERCIAL LIGHT BUSINESS DISTRICT TO RLD RESIDENTIAL LOW […]

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Kathelene Cravatt

Kathelene June Cravatt, 82, of Buda, Texas passed away on June 26, 2016. She was born on June 3, 1934 in Austin, Texas, to Bobby and Floy Bell Voight. She was an avid bowler and enjoyed watching her sports, especially the Longhorns and the Cowboys. She was preceded in death by her husband, parents, and […]

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Feds deputize CCSO investigators for special duty

The four officers inducted into the US Marshal Service on the special two-year deputations were Captain Jesse Hernandez, Sergeant Sean Zion, Detective Daniel Evans and Detective Kyler Hornstein

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STAAR Test issues change LISD summer school plans

The Texas Education Agency, has directed districts not to administer the summer retest for fifth and eighth graders, which is normally administered to students in late June, at the end of the fifth and eighth grade summer school programs.

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Letters – FSA elections and Martindale grants

FSA County Committee nomination period begins To the Editor: It is that time of year again. The Farm Service Agency (FSA) 2016 County Committee Elections begin soon. Your FSA county committees are a vital and direct link between our farm community and the U.S. Department of Agriculture. I encourage all eligible farmers and ranchers, especially […]

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Legal Notice – June 23, 2016: Lockhart and Caldwell County (Texas)

PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT A PUBLIC HEARING WILL BE HELD BY THE Board of Directors of the Lockhart Economic Development Corporation at 6:00 p.m. July 25, 2016, in Upstairs Conference Room, Lockhart City Hall, 308 West San Antonio Street, Lockhart, Texas to discuss plans and receive public input regarding participation in […]

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Joseph Borja

Joseph “Joey” Borja, of Lockhart, passed away on June 7, 2016, in Kyle Texas. He was born on Jan. 6, 1975, in Austin, Texas, to Ronald and Claudia Borja. He graduated from Lockhart High School with the Class of 1993, and went on to earn a degree in History from Southwest Texas State University, and […]

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Troy Frerich

Troy David Frerich, 76, of Lockhart, passed away peacefully on Monday, June 20, 2016.  Troy was born on May 14, 1940 to Andy and Agatha Frerich of String Prairie, Texas.  He was a loving husband, wonderful father, and an awesome grandpa. Troy moved to Austin and started his career in the printing business at Steck […]

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Raul Ruiz

Raul Ruiz, 42, of Lockhart, passed away recently after a lingering illness. He was born on Feb. 19, 1974, to Pioquinto Ruiz and Philipa C. Jaramillo. He leaves to cherish his parents; his wife, Christy Ruiz; his children, Miyah and Ava; his stepson, Alex; a brother, Martin Ruiz; and a sister, Clemensia Martinez. The family […]

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Board of Education seeks input on testing

The State Board of Education (SBOE) is issuing a survey in English and Spanish to seek public input about the state’s current assessment and accountability programs and gather suggestions for future program development. The survey will be open online to all Texans through June 30. From October 2015 to March 2016, SBOE members held nine […]

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