Articles By: staff

James L. Payne

                James LeRoy “Jim” Payne, 89, went to be with his Lord and Savior on Sept. 17, 2014. Born in Glasgow, Ky., on Oct. 28, 1924, Jim moved with his family to Texas at an early age, where his stepfather worked in the oil patch and in construction. […]

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Eugene Erickson

Retired Sr. Master Sargent Eugene Erickson, Jr., 71, of Lockhart, passed away on Sept. 19, 2014. He was born on Oct. 5, 1942 in Houston, Texas to Eugene Wallace, Sr and Loretta Theresa Erickson. He was a 20-year veteran serving in the Air Force as an aerial mechanic. He was preceded in death by his […]

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Legal Notices – Sept. 25, 2014: Lockhart and Caldwell County, Texas.

LEGAL NOTICE ——————————— NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING The City of Lockhart Planning and Zoning Commission will hold a Public Hearing on Wednesday, October 8, 2014, at 7:00 P.M. in the lower level of City Hall, 308 West San Antonio Street, Lockhart, Texas, to receive public input regarding the following: SUP-14-06. A request by David Almendarez […]

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Legal Notice: Sept. 18, 2014 – Lockhart and Caldwell County (Texas)

LEGAL NOTICE ——————————— Caldwell County Elections Office will be issuing Elections Identification Certificates to those that do not have proper ID for the upcoming Election. Secretary of State and the Department of Public Safety will help on Oct. 1, 2014 between the hours of 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., 1403 Blackjack St., Lockhart, TX 78644 […]

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Abner Branch, Jr.

Abner Dean Branch, Jr., 52, of San Marcos passed away Sept. 9, 2014. He was born on Sept. 11, 1961 in Lockhart, Texas to Abner Dean Branch, Sr. and Johnnie R. Nixon Branch. He was preceded in death by his sister, Lezette Branch. He is survived by his parents; five brothers: Charles, Paul Dean, Anthony, […]

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County gambles on ’14-‘15 budget

By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER   Deficit budgets are not just ill-advised, they are illegal in some circumstances, according to advice given to the Caldwell County Commissioners Court by County Auditor Larry Roberson. However, despite Roberson’s stern warning, the Commissioners Court voted during a marathon meeting on Thursday afternoon to pass a budget that the County […]

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Letters – A story about sheepdogs

To the Editor: Once upon a time there some pastures filled with sheep guarded by sheepdogs. The sheepdogs in the first pasture noticed that all the sheepdogs in the other pastures had bigger bones than they did. The sheepdogs asked the Shepherd for bigger bones. The Shepherd said they had no bigger bones in this […]

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Offensive catfight ends 44-41

By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER   Riding high on a big win over the Reagan Raiders to open their regular season, the Lions traveled to Austin on Thursday night ready to come out hard for another victory against the Crockett Cougars. In a game marked by marquee offensive performances, the Lions did scrape out the victory, […]

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Jimmie L. Roberts

Jimmie L. Roberts, 66, of Cedar Creek, passed away on Sept. 2, 2014. She was born on Jan. 13, 1948 in Silsbee, Texas to Johnny Mayo and Bessie Hargraves. Jimmie was a loving mother, sister, and grandmother. She was preceded in death by her husband, Gene Arland Roberts; son, Walter Lee Roberts; two brothers, Johnny […]

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Luis J. Castelan

Luis J. Castelan, 45, of Lockhart, passed away Sept. 4, 2014. He was born on Dec. 20, 1968, in Mexico to Gregorio and Maria Castelan. Luis was a loving father, son, brother and uncle to his family. He played in two bands known as Intimo and Angel Y La Realeza. He also owned his own […]

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