Category: "Local News"

LISD kids beat state testing standards

At all campuses, the students of LISD far exceeded state standards

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County, landfill to negotiate Host Agreement

Civil Attorney Jordan Powell, along with outside counsel from Allison, Bass and Magee will begin the process of negotiating the agreement, with redline changes brought back to the Court for review and consideration

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County to remain in landfill suit

Commissioners won’t leave case hearing, but open the door to Host Agreement negotiations

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Six dead in Caldwell County crashes

Crashes on Caldwell County highways last week claimed six lives in fewer than 36 hours.

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Flood assistance deadline nears

Residents impacted by Memorial Day Weekend flood events may apply for help until Aug. 27

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Trustees tap Bohn to lead LISD

By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER   Sometimes, the best man for the job is a woman. For the first time in recent history, the Lockhart ISD Board of Trustees has chosen a woman as the permanent leader for the District. Susan Bohn (pronounced – bone) will take the helm at LISD shortly before classes begin next […]

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Council kills Southwest Museum’s clock proposal

By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER   During a brief business meeting on Tuesday evening, the Lockhart City Council conducted several matters of routine business, and ended talk of erecting a street clock on the Caldwell County Square. The proposal, brought forth by Southwest Museum of Clocks and Watches trustee Gene Galbraith, called for the installation of […]

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Appraisal District seeks new home

By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER   After several years of renting space from the Lockhart Independent School District, the Caldwell County Appraisal (CCAD) is finally taking steps to acquire a home of their own. In a lengthy presentation to the Lockhart City Council on Tuesday evening, Chief Appraiser Mary LaPoint explained the need for the new […]

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The heat is on

Caldwell County Emergency Management Coordinator Martin Ritchey notified the Caldwell County Commissioners on Monday that rural fire departments are beginning to see a rise in grass and pasture fires, and warned the community of the dangers that come with dry weather.

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St. Mary’s celebrates landmark Jamaica

St. Mary’s of the Visitation will celebrate the 40th annual Jamaica on Friday and Saturday, July 24 – 25, at the Jamaica Grounds on Walnut Street. Festivities begin at 11 a.m. on Friday, when the Parish Hall opens for the annual tamale sale. The Jamaica Grounds open at 6 p.m.on Friday,with games, booths, bingo and live […]

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