Articles By: staff

Mary Agnes Jones

Mary Agnes (Hodges) Jones, 96, of Lockhart and formerly of Edna, Texas passed away on Saturday, June 27, 2015. She was born in Orange Grove, Texas, on Feb. 11, 1919, to the late Edna Mae (Kirby) and Ed Meredith Hodges.  She married the late Christal Dean Jones, Sr. in 1933. Mary and CD were founding […]

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Legal Notice – July 2, 2015: Lockhart and Caldwell County (Texas)

NOTICE TO CREDITORS Notice is hereby given that original Letters Testamentary for the Estate of Mavis Lenell Adams, Deceased, were issued on June 2, 2015, in Cause No. 10017, pending in the County Court at Law of Caldwell County, Texas, to: Carla A. Spencer and Sandra K Crowder. All persons having claims against this Estate […]

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Frank A. Martinez

Frank A. Martinez, 73, of Lockhart, left this life on May 31, 2015. He was born in Lockhart on March 10, 1942, to Damacio Martinez  and Feliciana Alfaro. He was preceded in death by his daughter, Sylvia Martinez Lopez. He is survived by his son, Frank Martinez, Jr.; his daughter, Elizabeth Silva; seven grandchildren and […]

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Betty Reed

Betty Louise Reed, 85, of Lockhart, passed away on June 22, 2015. She was born on May 11, 1930 in Lytton Springs to Willie Thomas and Ida Mae Richburg Smith. She grew up in Lockhart and graduated from Lockhart High School in 1948. She lived in Vanderbilt area for many years before returning back to […]

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Gerald Kearney

On June 9, 2015, Heaven gained one of the last true Texas cowboys. Gerald Sine Kearney passed away peacefully at home among family, after a long battle with cancer. He was born in Grand Junction, Colo., on Dec. 17, 1946 but soon returned to his mother’s (Madge Kearney Jones’) hometown of Lockhart, Texas, where he […]

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From the Clocktower – Can we answer a question we don’t understand?

By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER In light of last week’s nightmarish attack on the Emanuel AME Church in Charleston, I had a number of friends ask me whether I was going to write about it, and what I was going to say. I wasn’t entirely certain about that, until this weekend when I saw a blog […]

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Help continues for flood survivors

Several residents of the gated Martindale subdivision approached the Commissioners on Monday morning to ask why debris cleanup in their neighborhood has not yet begun, and to implore the Commissioners to assist them in putting their homes back together.

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Elementary to honor Strawn’s legacy

“One of the things that we were asked to consider was diversity,” said Tom Guyton. “And when we look at the names of the schools, we don’t have a campus that’s named for a woman.”

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Legal Notices – June 25, 2015: Lockhart and Caldwell County (Texas)

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING The City of Lockhart Board of Adjustment will hold a Public Hearing on Monday, July 6, 2015, at 6:30 P.M. in the lower level of City Hall, 308 West San Antonio Street, Lockhart, Texas, to receive public input regarding the following:   ZV-15-02. A request by D. Lee Carroll for a […]

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From the Clocktower – It’s your money. Spend it wisely.

By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER About this time every year, when school and sports news slows down for me, I turn my focus to the budgets of the City, County and School District. Every summer, our elected officials start preparing their budgets for the coming fiscal year, and the process generally both amuses and frustrates me. […]

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