Category: "Local News"

LISD moves forward with bond, construction

According to Robert Gadbois with Owners’ Building Resource, the firm selected as the project manager on the massive facilities overhaul, surveying has begun at Lockhart High School, in an effort to move forward with that construction and meet the 2017 construction schedule.

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Commissioners eye changing County work week

Historically, it has been understood that employees worked a 37.5-hour week because employee salaries were considered to be so low.

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Commissioners stymied by agenda error

The discussion about enforcement and safety on the San Marcos River has been an ongoing concern for the Commissioners, as well as for the Sheriff’s Department, the City of Martindale and the residents of the river

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Trevino takes helm at LISD

Rather than wading slowly into the pool, Trevino has jumped in with both feet.

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Council may consider ‘cemetery tax’

By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER   During a brief meeting of the Lockhart City Council on Tuesday evening, the council addressed a variety of issues moving toward passage of the upcoming fiscal year budget. Although the council has not yet publicly addressed any potential changes to the tax rate for the 2014-2015 Fiscal Year budget, one […]

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Caldwell County sex offender captured in Houston

By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER   Early this month, the US Marshals Service Gulf Coast Violent Offenders Task Force captured a former Caldwell County resident who was listed on the state’s 10 Most Wanted List. Clemente Davila, 27, was arrested on July 2 in Houston after Crimestoppers leads led investigators to a home where Davila was […]

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County wins funding for Highway 80 improvements

By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER The Texas Department of Tranportation (TxDOT) announced this week that several road and bridge improvement projects have been funded for construction this year, including one that hopes to offer drivers safer travel on Highway 80 in Caldwell County. According to Caldwell County Judge Tom Bonn, Baytown-based Angel Brothers Enteprises entered a […]

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Banks resigns District 4 council post

By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER The City of Lockhart announced on Tuesday afternoon that District 4 Councilmember Richard Banks tendered his resignation on Tuesday morning. According to City Manager Vance Rodgers, Banks did not offer a reason for his resignation, but simply visited City Hall on Monday to return some informational materials and tender his resignation, […]

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Auto theft set to spike in July

Historically, during the month of July, auto crime tends to spike, with additional car thefts and burglaries being reported to law enforcement agencies throughout the country.

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Housing industry supplier locates manufacturing facility in Lockhart

Fashion Glass & Mirror to create 100 jobs with Central Texas plant

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