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John Lewis

John Howard Lewis born on Dec. 26, 1931, went to be with his Lord and Savior on Nov. 15, 2016 at the age of 84. He was preceded in death by his parents, Victoria Kight Lewis and Elias Mitchell Lewis; sisters Verdie, Lewis Jacobs, Vallie Lewis Carelock, and Virginia Lewis Tanner; and brothers, Edsel Lewis, […]

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Craig Bowen

Dilmus “Craig” Bowen, a fireman technician and Caldwell County resident for more than 20 years, died peacefully on Nov. 12, 2016, at the age of 55. Craig was born in Merkel, Texas on Dec. 27, 1960. He attended schooling in Merkel for first – sixth grades, before moving to Angleton where he finished out the […]

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Richard Staudt

Richard William Staudt, 53, passed away in Bastrop, Texas, on Nov. 8, 2016. He was born on Dec. 25, 1962, in Charleston, S.C., to Andrew Louis and Joyce Lynell (Perkins) Staudt. The family came to Central Texas, where Mr. Staudt worked as a master mechanic for many years after leaving Bastrop High School to help […]

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Legal Notice – Nov. 17, 2016: Lockhart and Caldwell County (Texas)

  LEGAL NOTICE Application has been made with the Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission for a Brewer’s Permit by LaGrange Brewing Co., LLC dba Wild Bunch Brewery to be located 1764 Taylorville Road, Red Rock, Caldwell, Texas, 78662. Officers of said corporation are Charles Sullivan, managing member and Larry Laviolette, managing member. —– Notice to Creditors […]

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James F. Coggins

James F. Coggins of Seguin, Texas, was met with open arms as he went to meet his Lord and Savior on Nov. 10, 2016. He was one day shy of his 54th birthday. Jim was a devoted, loving Husband, Son, Father, Grandfather and Business owner. He was born in Edinburgh, Scotland to Frank and Jean […]

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James H. McMurtray

James Harold “Jimmy” McMurtray, 71, of Lytton Springs, passed away on Friday, Nov. 4, 2016 in Austin, Texas. Jimmy was born in San Diego, Calif., to Ray Oliver and Pauline Maskew McMurtray on June 10, 1945.  He married the love of his life, Susan Verona on April 25, 1987 in Red Rock, Texas.  He worked […]

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Augusta Limmer

Augusta Lynnette Limmer, 38, of San Marcos, passed away on Saturday, Nov. 5, 2016 at her residence. Augusta was born in Luling, Texas, to August Limmer and Debra Kay Barber on Jan. 9, 1978.  She went to school at Lockhart High School and Victoria Nursing School. She worked as a LVN for Hays Nursing Center […]

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Fred Hagan

Fred Hagan, 92, passed away on Nov. 12, 2016. He was born in Monroe, La., to Josie and Fred Hagan, Sr. At the age of 17, Fred joined the military and served during WWII and the Korean War. The first nine years he served with the Navy before joining the Air Force. He retired after […]

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Peggy Duda

Peggy L. Butler Duda was born July 2, 1936, in San Augustine County Texas. She passed away on Nov. 14, 2016, to go to her Heavenly Home. Her parents were Allie V. Quinn Butler and J.D. Butler; she has two sisters, Joy Violet Butler Garsee and Sherby Ann Butler Ford; four children: Jordon A. Smith, […]

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Voters choose current leadership

City of Lockhart, LISD elections show confidence in leadership

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