Category: "Local News"

LISD eyes Lytton land for elementary

The 20-acre parcel, being offered to the District for a sale price of $7,200 per acre, is in an arguably remote location

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Commissioners consider Courthouse tenants

We have spent millions on this building, and we are doing a disservice to the community to leave it half empty

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Interest grows in vacant council seat

By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER   Filing is open for another week in the special called election to fill a vacant seat on the Lockhart City Council. The At Large position vacated by the unexpected death of Kenny Roland last month will be filled by the voters at a special called election on May 9, 2015. […]

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Public split on landfill opposition proclamation

More than a dozen area residents spoke to the idea of the resolution, expressing a broad range of views

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Polling places set for HD17 runoff

By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER   As two candidates continue to woo voters across Texas House District 17, the Caldwell County Commissioners Court named polling places for the election during a special called meeting on Friday. According to an order issued by Gov. Greg Abbott late last month, the runoff election will be held on Feb. […]

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LPD makes arrest in string of car burglaries

 By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER   The Lockhart Police Department announced on Wednesday morning that an arrest had been made in a rash of car burglaries worrying Lockhart citizens recently. Witnesses made a report early on Wednesday morning, having seen a suspect burglarizing vehicles near the intersection of Bois D’Arc and Elm Streets. Police arrested 20-year-old […]

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Dental group helps Lockhart keep smiling

The Plum Creek Dental Group will host a very special dentistry event on Saturday morning, Feb. 7. In connection with Dentistry From the Heart, the staff of Dr. Malcolm Berg will be offering dental services to those who cannot receive help elsewhere. Adults 18 years of age and older are welcome to participate in the […]

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Cops investigate rash of local burglaries

Knudsen urged residents of the community to make sure to call police if they see suspicious activity in their area.

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Council to eye $17m bond package

Several quality-of-life projects are included, including adding a playscape at Pecos Street Park, constructing a community building at Lockhart City Park, and beginning construction on the Sustainable Places Project to add pedestrian mobility and safety to the Caldwell County Courthouse Square.

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DPS seeks leads in hit-and-run death

Torey Wayne Blackstock, 21, was killed by a hit-and-run driver while walking on FM 1322 either late in the evening of Dec. 24, or early in the morning of Dec. 25

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