Category: "Local News"

Council eyes sign ordinance, tax collections

By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER   Routine business drew keen interest on Tuesday evening as the Lockhart City Council discussed language changes to the Lockhart Sign Ordinance. The changes, according to City Manager Vance Rodgers and City Planner Dan Gibson were largely in response to a recent proliferation of anti-landfill signs cropping up across Lockhart and […]

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Changes in the air at the Lockhart Chamber of Commerce

The recent resignation of the Lockhart Chamber of Commerce President and CEO Becki Womble has caused a shift in leadership that could have a major impact on Lockhart’s business community moving forward. Womble, who announced recently that she had accepted a position as the President and CEO of the Bastrop Chamber of Commerce, has been […]

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Court gridlocks on development changes

A workshop to discuss the Caldwell County Development Ordinance will take place the afternoon of Sept. 4, 2014.

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LISD eyes areas for new elementary

According to Project Manager Robert Gadbois, the bulk of the population growth within LISD comes from the area north of Lockhart proper, bordered by Highway 21, Highway 183 and FM 672.

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Filing closes for November elections

By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER   As the area’s political climate begins to heat up, the fields have been finalized for the Nov. 4, 2014 General Election. In addition to the Federal, state and countywide races that will appear on the ballot in November, both the City of Lockhart and the Lockhart Independent School District will […]

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Sheriff threatens to cut revenue stream

Presently, the Caldwell County Jail houses an average of 60 Federal inmates, at a per diem rate of $42 per inmate per day.

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Tuber dies near Martindale

Friends said Wayne was a standout athlete, who was good at every sport he tried to play, was also a strong swimmer.

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Area man charged with Attempted Murder

On July 28, 2014, deputies responded to a home in the 100 block of Misty Dr., in Uhland, where callers had reported a stabbing

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Two killed, 10 injured in 130 rollover

“When you have that many people in a vehicle, unrestrained, traveling at this kind of speed, the outcome is what you see here,” Karonika said.

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Maxwell rescinds boil notice

On Aug. 29, 2014, the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) required the Maxwell Water Supply Corporation, to issue a Boil Water Notice (BWN) to inform customers that, due to a temporary water outage associated with a water main repair, water from our system must be boiled prior to consumption. The water services affected were […]

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