Category: "Local News"

Zoning vote brings charge of council bias

By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER   Sometimes, even when you win, you lose. Such was the case on Tuesday evening the majority of the Lockhart City Council approved a zoning change that would change the zoning of 109 W. Walnut St. from Commercial – Medium Business to Commercial – Central Business. While the change would have […]

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LISD promotes within to District-Level leadership

Lockhart ISD is pleased to announce that two campus leaders have been promoted to take on leadership roles at the District level. Faith Pope, current Plum Creek Elementary School Principal, will take on the position of Director of Elementary Curriculum and Instruction. A resident of Lockhart for 15 years, Pope has been an educator for […]

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Water, water everywhere: Where does it all go?

Drainage projects address flooding in Lockhart neighborhoods

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County struggles with audit results

Officials plan, in the near future, to work with those department heads and their software vendors to align the systems and add the statutory requirements to each code, so it is clear which money should be paid to the State, and which will remain in the County.

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Battles continue over County budget

By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER   Although no one offered input during a public hearing on Caldwell County’s proposed tax rate for the coming fiscal year, battles continue to smolder over how Caldwell County Judge Kenneth Schawe has allocated funds for the coming year. Chief among those concerns is the still-swirling debate over whether Schawe will […]

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One dead in trench collapse

The second victim, identified later as 22-year-old Nathan Fryday, was overtaken by the collapse, eventually losing his life as rescue efforts pressed forward.

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Construction headaches mar first week of LISD classes

District, STS take steps to iron out scheduling and construction problems

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Schawe ignores DA advice, insists on stipend

Proposed judicial salary increase raises eyebrows, hackles

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Races set for City, School elections

Candidates prepare for November elections

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Local teen found slain: Cops seek justice for Juarez

Law enforcement raises reward for information in 19-year-old’s death

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