Articles By: staff

Angelita Martinez

Angelita G. Martinez, 53, of Lockhart, passed away on Wednesday, July 13, 2016, in Austin, Texas at 3:17 p.m. Visitation was held from 10 a.m. – 9 p.m. on Friday, July 15, 2016, at Eeds Funeral Home where a Rosary was recited at 7 p.m. Angelita was born on Jan. 25, 1963, in Brownfield, Texas […]

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From the Clocktower – The right words at the wrong time

By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER   I have been taught my entire life that while I might not respect a President’s performance, I must always respect the Office. And I try very hard to do that. Sometimes, the men that hold that Office make it difficult for me to do so. I’d hoped that Tuesday afternoon […]

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Landfill fight costs taxpayers more than $60k

As paperwork, discovery and depositions have flooded in, the price tag continues to increase.

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Deputy cleared in Juarez death

As Juarez appeared to raise the weedcutter in an attack motion, Taylor fired.

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Legal Notice – July 14, 2016: Lockhart and Caldwell County (Texas)

PUBLIC NOTICE ——————————— PUBLIC NOTICE NOTICE OF SALE OF MOTOR VEHICLES IMPOUNDED BY ORDER OF CITY OF LOCKHART IN ACCORDANCE WITH SECTION 683.011 ET.SE1., TEXAS TRANSPORTATION CODE, REGULATING THE IMPOUNDING AND SALE OF ABANDONED VEHICLES BY DELEGATE OR PERSONALLY. THE PURCHASER SHALL TAKE TITLE TO MOTOR VEHICLE AND RECEIVE A CERTIFICATE OF TITLE. I WILL […]

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Olga Ruiz Torres

Our beloved Olga Ruiz Torres, of Lockhart, Texas, born Nov. 2, **, passed away peacefully in her home surrounded by her family on Sunday, July 10, 2016. She was preceded in death by her parents, Lorenzo and Cruz Ruiz; her husband, Jose H. Torres; brother, Lorenzo Ruiz; sister, Alice Perales; son, Pete R. Torres; and […]

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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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