Articles By: staff

Dajan Carey

Herman Alan Dajan Carey, 14, passed away in Lockhart, Texas, on July 12, 2015. He was born on Dec. 22, 2000. Dajan is survived by his mother, Shannon Council; sister, Ariana; brother, Kalan; nephew, Michael; niece, Lotus; and maternal grandparents, Marty and Lila Gunnell. Dajan was a brilliant young man who was fiercely loyal. He lived […]

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George Benbow

George Walker Benbow, 77, died Saturday, July 18, 2015 in Luling, Texas. Born in Stratton, Texas, and raised in Yoakum, he was the son of W.J. “Bill” and Merle Maness Benbow. After graduating from Yoakum High School, he joined U.S. Marine Corps where he proudly served his country for four years. After his service, he […]

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St. Mary’s celebrates landmark Jamaica

St. Mary’s of the Visitation will celebrate the 40th annual Jamaica on Friday and Saturday, July 24 – 25, at the Jamaica Grounds on Walnut Street. Festivities begin at 11 a.m. on Friday, when the Parish Hall opens for the annual tamale sale. The Jamaica Grounds open at 6 p.m.on Friday,with games, booths, bingo and live […]

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Legal Notice – July 23, 2015: Lockhart and Caldwell County (Texas)

LEGAL NOTICE ——————————— PLUM CREEK CONSERVATION DISTRICT BID NOTICE The Plum Creek Conservation District, Lockhart, Texas is requesting sealed bids from qualified, responsible bidders to construct the rehabilitation of Plum Creek Watershed Site 6 Floodwater Retarding Structure. Site 6 is located off the intersection of Goforth Road and Bebee Road approximately 3.3 miles Northeast of […]

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Jeanie Braun-Tomme

Jeanie Braun Tomme, 67, of McMahan, raced through the gates of Heaven on July 17, 2015, after bravely battling cancer for nearly a year. At an early age, Jeanie developed a love for animals – especially for horses. This adoration of horses grew into a life-long passion, leading to an exciting, dedicated and fun-loving career […]

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From the Clocktower – City, County mull time, money to spare

By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER   As the City and County begin the process of culling through their budget figures, an interesting question came to light last week when a specific business owner came forward with a very big request. The Southwest Museum of Clocks and Watches has begun a campaign to purchase and install a […]

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Commissioners nix Williamson Road subdivision

 By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER   After a brief public hearing and input from several neighboring property owners, the Caldwell County Commissioners Court opted on Monday morning to reject a plan for the preliminary plat of the Compostela subdivision on Williamson Road (CR177). The developer, hoping to create some 58 lots from the 78-acre tract, offered […]

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Area teen killed in weekend crash

By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER   A local youngster was killed in the early hours of Sunday morning when a vehicle he was riding in left the road and rolled over several times, ejecting him from the rear seat of the SUV. According to Lockhart Police Chief Mike Lummus, the 14-year-old passenger was likely not wearing […]

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Brian Ortiz

Our Heavenly Father received another angel on July 9, 2015. Brian Ortiz, of Kyle, was born on March 14, 1978 in San Marcos, Texas, to Margarito and Sandra Ortiz. He is survived by his wife, Priscilla Tenorio; son, Braden Ortiz; siblings, Jennifer Ortiz (Joey Rodriguez), Jeremy Ortiz (Kristianna Aranda) and Stephanie Ortiz; niece, Audrina Ortiz; […]

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Cassie Mae Sauers

Cassie Mae Sauers, 96, of Lockhart, passed away Friday, July 10, 2015  at Chisolm Trail Nursing and Rehab Center.  She was born July 16, 1918, in Long Mott, Texas, in Calhoun County to the late James Alfred Stark and Margaret Cassie Stark. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, […]

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