Articles By: staff

Bob McGee

Bob Keith McGee, 85, died peacefully in his sleep May 23, 2016. He is survived by beloved wife, Barbara; four sons: Micheal, Patrick, Brian and Christopher and their spouses, Karen, Michelle and Jeri; six grandchildren: Zachary, Randy, Jordi, Emily, Miheala and Tara; one great-grandchild, Violet; and siblings: Jimmie, Billy and Carolyn. He served his county […]

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Alberto Balderas

Mr. Alberto Orduna Balderas, 56, of Lockhart, passed away Sunday, May 22, 2016. He was born on April 14, 1960. Mr. Balderas is survived by his wife, Silvia Balderas; stepdaughters, Matilda Herrera and Nicole Herrera; step-son, Jose Herrerap; father, Camillo Orduna Madrid; sisters, Gregoria Orduna Balderas, Esther Orduna Balderas, Celestina Orduna Balderas and Nereida Orduna Balderas; […]

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Ray C. Sedwick, Jr.

Ray Cornell “Ray Ray” Sedwick, Jr., was born on Oct. 3, 1994, in Austin, Texas, to Cynthia Marie Ellis and Ray Cornell Sedwick, Sr. He slipped his mortal bonds and joined his Heavenly Father on Sunday, May 22, 2016. Ray’s most special pride was being a big brother, and he was on top of the […]

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Olan Tomme

Olan Alford Tomme went home on May 22, 2016, to meet our Heavenly Father. His last months were spent in San Antonio, Texas, and his death was due to complications following kidney cancer. Mr. Tomme was born in Livingston, Texas, on July 22, 1945 to O.A. and Helen Tomme.  He attended Stark High School in […]

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LHS changes Graduation for construction

By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER   Progress comes with consequences. This year, for the first time in recent history, those consequences include sweeping changes to the Lockhart High School Class of 2016 Commencement ceremony. Lockhart’s Commencement Ceremonies have been moved to the Strahan Coliseum in San Marcos, and will be held on Thursday, June 2, 2016, […]

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Martindale eyes fiscal recovery options

By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER   Floundering after what some call “financial mismanagement” on the part of the former City Administrator, the City of Martindale is struggling to find solid financial footing in the face of back-to-back disasters last year. To assist in that effort, the Martindale City Council met on Tuesday evening for a workshop […]

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Lockhart calls November election

By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER   In keeping with their traditional election schedule, the Lockhart City Council unanimously approved an agreement with the Caldwell County Elections Office for a joint election on Nov. 8, 2016. Four places on the Lockhart City Council are up for election this year: Single Member District 1 (Juan Mendoza); Single Member […]

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From the Clocktower – The needs of the many…

By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER             I’ve chosen to largely not weigh in on the national brouhaha regarding the “transgender bathroom issue,” because I believe that for the most part, it’s not an issue. It’s my feeling that, particularly in Presidential Election Years, social issue extremists on both sides of any issue tend to reach for […]

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William Edward Meister

William Edward Meister, 71, of San Marcos died Thursday, May 11, 2016 at St. David’s South Austin Hospital in Austin, Texas. Mr. Meister was born on Sept. 29, 1944, in Royal Oak, Mich., to John Frederick and Clara Rose (Hauger) Meister. He was a retired Tool and Dye Maker for Boeing Industries. He recently moved […]

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Thomas Lowe

Thomas Franklin “Tommy” Lowe, 73, of Lockhart passed away Saturday, May 14, 2016 in Kyle. He was born July 30, 1942, in Austin Texas to Frank and Leora Lowe. Tommy was the first graduating class from the Del Valle High School in 1960. He attended Southwest State University. He started his career with the State […]

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