Articles By: staff

Wallets open as Election Day looms

By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER   In the final weeks before the Nov. 4, 2014, General Election, local candidates have turned up the heat, collecting more donations and spending more money on messaging in a final push for office. Leading the way in local spending is Democratic Party nominee for Caldwell County Judge, Fermin Islas. According […]

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Ballots promise big changes on Election Day

By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER   Early voting opens on Monday, Oct. 20 for the Nov. 4 General Election. In Lockhart and Caldwell County, the election will bring about a change in leadership at the highest levels, but some may find themselves confused by the balloting process. Of particular note, the Lockhart Independent School District has […]

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Tommy Finfrock

Tommy Finfrock peacefully passed away at home on Oct.3, 2014 in the presence of his family. He was born in Houston on Jan. 30, 1934, to Jean Paul Finfrock and the former Blanche Josephine Kennedy.  Upon graduation from high school he was awarded a full scholarship to Texas A&M to study agriculture, where he formed […]

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Legal Notices – Oct. 9, 2014: Lockhart and Caldwell County (Texas)

NOTICE OF SALE STATE OF TEXAS CALDWELL COUNTY BY VIRTUE OF AN ORDER OF SALE DATED OCTOBER 06, 2014 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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Marguirett Oldag

Marguirett Oldag, a longtime resident of Galveston County, died at home, surrounded by family, on Sept. 30 in Lockhart, Texas. Memorial services were held Friday, Oct. 3, at 2 p.m. at St. Mary’s of the Visitation Catholic Church, 205 W Pecan St., Lockhart. Lovingly known to her friends and family as “Nook,” Marguirett was born […]

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Local cotton crop exceeds previous years

“We had more acreage planted this year,” said Lockhart Gin manager David Schulle. “We had around 10 percent more planted this year, and that’s going to make a difference in our production.”

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Lions take tough loss to Mules

By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER   Under dreary San Antonio skies, the Lions took their first loss of the season in a bruising battle with the Alamo Heights Mules on Friday night. The Mules started the game on the receiving end, and struck early with a 52-yard touchdown scamper on their first play of the game. […]

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LISD to host ‘Walk and Bike to School’ Day

Lockhart’s five elementary campuses have joined in the international initiative this year, and will be hosting joint “Walk to School” events on te morning of Wednesday, Oct. 8, beginning at 7:15 a.m.

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Dr. J. Tom Connolly

It is with heavy hearts that we say goodbye to Dr. J. Tom Connolly.  Tom passed away peacefully in his home on Sunday evening, Sept. 28, 2014. Born March 13, 1933 to James Edward and Jessie Mary McMillan Connolly, Tom grew up and spent much of his adult life in Lockhart.  Upon graduation from Lockhart […]

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Lester Keller

Services for Lester Edwin Keller, 62, of Canton, Texas, are scheduled for 2 p.m. on  Saturday, Oct. 4, 2014, at Eubank Funeral Chapel with Bro. Mike Newby officiating, under the direction of Eubank Funeral Home, Canton. He passed away Sept. 29, 2014 at his home in Canton, Texas. Mr. Keller was born on Dec. 25, […]

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