Category: "Local News"

Westmoreland claims vacant council seat

Voters choose to create Emergency Service Districts

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Recreation District passes Senate, stalls in House

The District, which must be authorized by a majority vote of the Texas Legislature and then confirmed by Caldwell County voters, would be authorized to impose a tariff, up to $3 per person, for water-oriented rentals on the San Marcos River.

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Commissioners OK sale of downtown properties

By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER   During a brief meeting on Monday morning, the majority of Caldwell County Commissioners voted to sell the two nearly-vacant properties on the Caldwell County Courthouse Square. The properties, formerly the Caldwell County Courthouse Annex and the Tax Assessor-Collector’s Office, were set to be vacated as county offices took residence in […]

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Trustees balk at staggered schedule

A recent proposal to suggested entering a staggered bus schedule which would have the secondary schools releasing as late as 4:45 p.m.

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Bat problem under control, LISD says

By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER Parents remain concerned about a letter sent home in March, warning of a possible bat infestation at Plum Creek Elementary. The letter, dated March 12, noted bats had been found in the hallway and a maintenance area, both before and after school hours, and that steps were being taken to remove […]

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Wounded Warriors return to Lockhart

By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER Each year, Warriors Weekend provides a weekend of celebration, family fun, and fishing to service men and women who have been wounded in the service of their country. And each year, Lockhart and Caldwell County turn out in fine form to offer their thanks, their appreciation and their support. This year, […]

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Square lights up for Cinco de Mayo

By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER   Caldwell County’s historic Square will come alive this weekend as the Greater Caldwell County Hispanic Chamber of Commerce hosts the annual celebration of the Mexican victory over the French at the Battle of Puebla. Cinco de Mayo is a traditional Mexican-American celebration as a source of ethnic pride. Each year, […]

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LISD Board bristles over construction changes

Assistant Superintendent of Operations Larry Ramirez said the “alternates” are features and fixtures that the District would like to include in the project if the budget allows; the final decision on those features will be made after bids on the project come back, and the numbers are crunched.

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Three candidates vie for At-Large seat

Thomas drops out of City Council race

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LISD, Trevino to negotiate separation

Earlier this year, the Board voted to extend a professional development leave to Trevino after less than a year of service with the District

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