Category: "Local News"

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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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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