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Legal Notice: Sept. 18, 2014 – Lockhart and Caldwell County (Texas)

LEGAL NOTICE ——————————— Caldwell County Elections Office will be issuing Elections Identification Certificates to those that do not have proper ID for the upcoming Election. Secretary of State and the Department of Public Safety will help on Oct. 1, 2014 between the hours of 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., 1403 Blackjack St., Lockhart, TX 78644 […]

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Abner Branch, Jr.

Abner Dean Branch, Jr., 52, of San Marcos passed away Sept. 9, 2014. He was born on Sept. 11, 1961 in Lockhart, Texas to Abner Dean Branch, Sr. and Johnnie R. Nixon Branch. He was preceded in death by his sister, Lezette Branch. He is survived by his parents; five brothers: Charles, Paul Dean, Anthony, […]

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County gambles on ’14-‘15 budget

By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER   Deficit budgets are not just ill-advised, they are illegal in some circumstances, according to advice given to the Caldwell County Commissioners Court by County Auditor Larry Roberson. However, despite Roberson’s stern warning, the Commissioners Court voted during a marathon meeting on Thursday afternoon to pass a budget that the County […]

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Letters – A story about sheepdogs

To the Editor: Once upon a time there some pastures filled with sheep guarded by sheepdogs. The sheepdogs in the first pasture noticed that all the sheepdogs in the other pastures had bigger bones than they did. The sheepdogs asked the Shepherd for bigger bones. The Shepherd said they had no bigger bones in this […]

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Offensive catfight ends 44-41

By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER   Riding high on a big win over the Reagan Raiders to open their regular season, the Lions traveled to Austin on Thursday night ready to come out hard for another victory against the Crockett Cougars. In a game marked by marquee offensive performances, the Lions did scrape out the victory, […]

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Jimmie L. Roberts

Jimmie L. Roberts, 66, of Cedar Creek, passed away on Sept. 2, 2014. She was born on Jan. 13, 1948 in Silsbee, Texas to Johnny Mayo and Bessie Hargraves. Jimmie was a loving mother, sister, and grandmother. She was preceded in death by her husband, Gene Arland Roberts; son, Walter Lee Roberts; two brothers, Johnny […]

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Luis J. Castelan

Luis J. Castelan, 45, of Lockhart, passed away Sept. 4, 2014. He was born on Dec. 20, 1968, in Mexico to Gregorio and Maria Castelan. Luis was a loving father, son, brother and uncle to his family. He played in two bands known as Intimo and Angel Y La Realeza. He also owned his own […]

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Daphne Hamilton

After a ten year, hard -fought battle with pink melanoma Daphne Hamilton finally succumbed on Sept. 1, 2014.  She died peacefully and without pain. Daphne was born at home in Broken Hill, Zambia and lived many places throughout the world, but found her home in Lockhart. She enjoyed everything about her life there, her friends, her church Emmanuel Episcopal, and attending the Gaslight theater productions. Daphne had a colorful life. […]

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Legal Notices – Sept. 11, 2014: Lockhart and Caldwell County (Texas)

ORDINANCE 2014-15 AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF LOCKHART, TEXAS, AMENDING THE LOCKHART CODE OF ORDINANCES, CHAPTER 2, ENTITLED “ADMINISTRATION”, ARTICLE II, CITY COUNCIL, ADDING SECTION 2-29, “PREPARATION OF CITY COUNCIL AGENDA”; PROVIDING FOR A REPEALER; PROVIDING FOR PUBLICATION; PROVIDING FOR SEVERABILITY; AND ESTABLISHING AN EFFECTIVE DATE.   ORDINANCE 2014-16 AN […]

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Lions open with big win over Reagan

By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER   With a new UIL District and a new outlook on their sport, the Lockhart Lions roared back into action on Friday night with a big 46-20 win over the Austin Reagan Raiders. After bobbling the first play of the game and allowing the Raiders to return the first kick for […]

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