Category: "Local News"

Scammers embrace holiday spirit to steal money

The U.S. Marshals hope the information collected by the FTC will lead to possible arrests

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Races heat up as filing continues

Filing for the March 2018 Primary elections remains open until Dec. 11, 2017

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Filing opens for March 6, 2018 Primaries: What’s on the ballot?

By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER   Filing opened on Saturday for places on the ballot in the upcoming March 6, 2018 Primary Election. A wide range of Federal, State and local positions will be up for election in 2018. Places available on the ballot include:   Federal Senator (Ted Cruz); and State Representatives (All).   State […]

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Ohlendorf to be remembered at PAC dedication

By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER   Historically, students of the arts have had little at Lockhart High School to call their own. With both space and funds in short supply, the performing arts have – to some extent – been placed on the back burner while the District addresses other classroom needs. That all changed this […]

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FEMA opens Recovery Center in Lockhart

On Tuesday, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) opened a Disaster Recovery Center in Lockhart, to assist Caldwell County residents in recovery from Hurricane Harvey. DRCs offer in-person support to individuals and businesses in counties included in the Texas federal disaster declaration for Hurricane Harvey and the subsequent floods.

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‘Poor decision making’ at heart of balloon crash

In the final hearing after an investigation that spanned over well over a year, the four-member panel voted unanimously on Tuesday to enter a probable cause finding that balloon pilot Alfred G. “Skip” Nichols’ decision to launch that morning, to continue the flight, despite increasing clouds and fog, and to attempt to descend through a patch of clouds were the cause of the deaths of 15 innocent people.

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Street deal saves car show

Compromise stops promoter from pulling the plug

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City won’t spray for mosquitos

Personal protection needed for families, pets

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Commissioners leave landfill litigation

“Now that the permit has been approved, I don’t think [Green Group] is going to come to the table to negotiate with us, as long as we stay in litigation,” County Judge Kenneth Schawe told his colleagues on Monday.

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Damage reports sought in Harvey aftermath

This week, as he continues to work with the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the Texas Department of Emergency Management (TDEM), Ritchey reminds residents that there is still time to register damage to their personal property

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