Articles By: staff

Trejo qualifies to State Cross Country Meet

For the first time in more than 15 years, Lockhart Girls Cross Country is going back to the state meet. Lady Lion sophomore Cristal Trejo qualified on past Saturday with an amazing performance, finishing 12th overall at the Region IV-5A Cross Country Meet in San Antonio out of 188 finishers with a time of 19:44.9 over the 5K course. Cross country qualifying rules […]

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From the Clocktower – A question of life and death – or right and wrong?

By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER   Thanks to the heartbreaking story of Brittany Maynard, the 29-year-old Oregon woman who chose to end her own life, rather than face the crippling effects of an aggressive brain tumor, I’ve been thinking quite a bit here lately about the “right to die” movement. Maynard, who was told last April […]

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Letters – Habitat thanks sale participants

To the Editor: Thanks once again to the citizens of Lockhart, Luling, and surrounding communities who turned out in force to support Caldwell County Habitat for Humanity, and for donating their gently-used, new or nearly-new  treasures to be sold at the Second Annual Garage Sale. In spite of a heavy downpour at around 9 a.m. the day of the sale, people put […]

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Coats for Kids prepares for annual coat drive

 By Clint Mohle SPECIAL TO THE POST-REGISTER   The 2014 “Coats for Kids” drive has begun. The First Christian Church with help from businesses and individuals from the community make giving coats to needy children and people possible. The day of distribution is going to be Saturday Dec. 13 from 9 a.m. until noon or […]

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Legal Notices – Nov. 6, 2014: Lockhart and Caldwell County (Texas)

NOTICE TO CREDITORS Notice is hereby given that original Letters Testamentary for the Estate of Steven Weldon Hodges, Deceased, were issued on October 30, 2014, in Cause No. 9971, pending in the County Court of Caldwell County, Texas, to: Betty Anne Hodges. All persons having claims against this Estate which is currently being administered are […]

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Elsie Pfeiffer

Elsie Edna (Barth) Pfeiffer, 89, passed away on Tuesday, Oct. 28, 2014, after a long courageous battle with Alzheimer’s disease. She was born in Lockhart, Texas, on April 23, 1925, to Rudolph Barth and Nora Band Barth. Raised in the Lutheran faith, she was a member of Grace Lutheran Church at the time of her […]

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James Hernandez

Mr. James Hernandez, 55, of Lockhart passed away Thursday, Oct. 30, 2014. The son of Margie Velasquez Hernandez and Santiago R. Hernandez, he was born on Feb. 3, 1959. Mr. Hernandez is survived by his wife Diane Karstetter; his parents; and sisters, Kiki Hernandez, and Gina Hernandez. Recitation of the holy Rosary was planned at […]

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Ursula Gaines

Ursula Louise Jeffrey Gaines, 76, died on Oct. 3, 2014, after a long battle with multiple myeloma. In true Ursula style, she achieved remission and enjoyed good health multiple times throughout her ten-year battle, and lived both longer and better than her doctors predicted. She was born on June 7, 1938 in Lockhart, Texas to […]

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Etta Ruth Ellis

Etta Ruth Langham Ellis was called home to be with her Lord and Savior on Nov. 1, 2014, after a long and wonderful life. She was 94 years old. Ruth called Reedville, Texas her home for 76 years. For the last three years, Ruth resided at Buckner Villas in Austin, Texas. She was a devoted […]

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Guadalupe Ybarra

Mrs. Guadalupe R. Ybarra, 81, of Austin, passed away Sunday, Oct. 26, 2014. She was born in Lockhart, Texas on January 19, 1933. Mrs. Ybarra preceded in death by her husband, Faustino (Julian) Ybarra, a daughter, Cynthia Villanueva, and a son, Michael Eugene Ybarra. She is survived by her daughters, Diana Ybarra (David), Margaret Morta […]

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