Category: "Local News"

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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LISD nails down bond funding

Trustees vote to borrow bond funds this summer; construction to begin right away.

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Murder suspects could be released from jail

Attorneys seek reduction in $500,000 bond for Capital Murder suspects

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City, County likely to surrender wetlands site

Council, Commissioners hold joint meeting to hear from Guadalupe-Blanco River Trust

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Citizens split on landfill

TCEQ hearing draws both sides of divisive issue

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Search widens for missing teen

15-year-old Alexandra Sanchez was last seen by her family at their Lockhart home on June 3, 2014. According to her recent posts to social media, she may be headed for, or already in, California.

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