Articles By: staff

Sparks fly over Martindale library

By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER   Leftover fireworks are in ample supply in Martindale. Explosions, large and small, punctuated the regular business meeting of the Martindale City Council on Tuesday evening as the embattled Council weighed the pros and cons of pulling taxpayer support from the Martindale Community Library. The Library, a volunteer project originally housed […]

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Tight city budget promises utility increases

Henson noted the figures will likely change as the Caldwell County Appraisal District releases the certified tax rolls later this month, at which time city staff can review the budget and current tax rates.

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From the Clocktower – When ‘Good Ol’ Boys’ go bad

By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER   I have been covering local politics in this county for the better part of 15 years now. Averaging on the low end, we’ll call that five meetings a month, 12 months a year – so, something like 850 meetings, give or take. Because by their very nature, governing boards are […]

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Juan J. Alvarez

God so loved the world, that he gave His only begotten Son, that whosoever believes in Him shall not perish but have everlasting life   John 3:16.   On July 5, 2016, surrounded by his wife Angela and his loving family, Juan J. Alvarez walked into the Light of God to everlasting life. Juan J. Alvarez […]

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Melvin Rogas, Sr.

Melvin “Mel” L. Rogas, Sr. of Lockhart, was born on July 14, 1935, in Cottonwood, Texas, and died on June 27, 2016, in Vitas Hospice Inpatient Center at Baylor Scott & White – Carrollton. Mel was a retired Master Carpenter and a Deacon at McMahan Baptist Church. Mel worked for the Lockhart Independent School District […]

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Earnest McKean

Earnest Calvin McKean was born June 16, 1916 in Bastrop County. He went to be with his Lord and Savior on July 3, 2016 at the age of 100. He is preceded in death by his loving wife of 54 years, Jessma Willene Pearson; his parents, George Cole and Ollie Mae McKean; his brothers, Roy […]

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Linda Lucksinger

Linda Mae Meador Lucksinger went to join her heavenly father on July 4, 2016, after a courageous battle with cancer.  To know Linda was to love her and she will be greatly missed by her family and many friends. Linda was born on July 24, 1942, to Alvin W. Meador and Julia (Judy) Allen Meador […]

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Melvin H. Bain, Jr.

Melvin H. Bain, Jr., 92, of Luling, Texas, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, July 5, 2016 at Texan Nursing and Rehab of Gonzales, Texas. He was born on Oct. 24, 1923 in Fayetteville, Ark., to Melvin H. Bain, Sr. and Rubye Hoffman Bain. Melvin is survived by son, Don Melvin Bain, and his wife, Susan, […]

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Legal Notice – July 7, 2016: Lockhart and Caldwell County (Texas)

NOTICE OF SALE STATE OF TEXAS CALDWELL COUNTY BY VIRTUE OF AN ORDER OF SALE DATED JULY 05, 2016 and issued pursuant to judgment decree(s) of the District Court of Caldwell County, Texas, by the Clerk of said Court on said date, in the hereinafter numbered and styled suit(s) and to me directed and delivered […]

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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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