Articles By: staff

Lions, Lady Lions close Cross Country season

Team leaders to advance to Regionals on Saturday

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Joint election to bring big changes locally, statewide

Caldwell County’s top spot will shift at the first of the year, as County Judge Tom D. Bonn has chosen not to seek reelection

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Candidates spend thousands as Election Day approaches

According to the reports filed at the Caldwell County Clerk’s Office this week, the race for Caldwell County Judge continues to be the big-money local race

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DeAndre Thompson

DeAndre Terrell Thompson, 20, died in his San Antonio home Wednesday morning, Oct. 22, 2014. He was born in San Marcos to Rachael Arreola and Gregory Thompson on Sept. 2 1994. DeAndre was preceded in death by his great-grandmother, Annie Mae Thompson; his great-grandfather, Olan Thompson, Sr.; his grandmother, Sandra Thompson; and his great-uncle, Olan […]

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Wallace Swan

Wallace Ray (Walker) Swan was born on Aug. 15, 1946, in Caldwell County. He is preceded in death by his mother, Joe Irene (Walker) Roland and his father, Ollie Swan. He enlisted in the United States Army to serve our country on Nov. 8, 1966. He was stationed at Fort Polk, La., in which his […]

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Thomas Peiser, Sr.

CMSgt. Thomas Doak Peiser, Sr., passed away on Oct. 19, 2014, at the age of 80. He was born on Aug. 10, 1934, in Lockhart, Texas, to George and Edna (Schneider) Peiser. He is preceded in death by his parents; and brother, Donald Lawrence Peiser. He is survived by his loving wife of 60 years, […]

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Luis T. Gomez, Sr.

Luis T. “PoPo” Gomez, Sr. was called home on Oct. 25, 2014, at the age of 73. He was born in Martindale to Donicio and Primativa Gomez. “PoPo” was one of the original Truck drivers for Lauren Concrete and worked for 20 years at Centex Ready Mix. PoPo always loved talking about how much concrete […]

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Jesusa Cruz

Jesusa Cruz, beloved sister, aunt, cousin and friend was called to her eternal rest on Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014. She died peacefully in her home after a long illness. Jesusa was a life-long resident of Maxwell. She was a quiet, gentle soul with an eternal twinkle in her eye, a shy smile, and was loved […]

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William Cox

William Allen Cox, 79, of Luling, Texas, passed away peacefully on Oct. 26, 2014. William was born Oct. 16, 1935, to Baron and Vina Mae Barrow Cox in Guadalupe County, Texas. He was self employed and worked all his life in the trucking business. William was preceded in death by his parents, five brothers, and […]

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Forister Cardwell

Mr. Forister Lawson “Potchie” Cardwell, 94, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014 at his home in Lytton Springs, Texas. Cardwell was a lifelong resident of Lytton Springs and was the third generation of the Lytton Springs Cardwell family. He was a member of the Lytton Springs Methodist Church his entire life. In addition to his […]

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