Category: "Local News"

LISD announces plans for bond package

By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER   An informational packet being distributed by the Lockhart Independent School District this week spells out the plans for the funds the district could potentially receive if a $63.9 million bond package meets with voter approval next month. Early voting opens April 28 for the special-called election, which will allow local […]

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Coggins to replace Gillis on the bench

By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER   Municipal Judge Jim Gillis announced his retirement in March. Having finished his 11 years of service on the bench, Gillis left the Lockhart City Council with the responsibility of filling his shoes (or his robe). After a brief discussion on Tuesday evening wherein Mayor Pro Tem John Castillo expressed concern […]

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LISD recognizes student success

By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER   During an extensive period of recognition during the regular meeting of the Lockhart ISD Board of Trustees on Monday night, the Board took the time to recognize dozens of students who have gone above and beyond their scholastic duties this year. A group of students from Bluebonnet Elementary has been […]

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Council eyes landfill ‘Host Agreement’

Although the City of Lockhart has no “dog in the hunt” in the negotiation process with Green Group Holdings, LLC, the developer of the project, several citizens wanted to make sure that the council understands their objections

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Commissioners hear report on Federal inmate revenue

Jail funding through Federal housing exceeds $750k

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Islas, Gomez to square off in Democratic Party Runoff

By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER After a Primary election plagued with scheduling problems and ballot questions, two candidates for the Democratic Party’s nomination for Caldwell County Judge will finally square off in May to determine who will face Republican nominee Kenneth Schawe for the County’s top job in November. With provisional ballots, including several that were […]

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Home ravaged by fire **UPDATED**

By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER A Lockhart family was displaced, their home destroyed last Thursday evening as a fire ripped through the Trinity Street residence. Though no one was injured in the blaze, the family lost five pets, and most of their worldly belongings as the flames ravaged the 104-year-old home in the 700 block of […]

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Weber, Islas emerge victorious in Primary races

Islas to face either Gomez or Bertram in May runoff for county’s top job

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Wallets open as election draws near **UPDATED**

Candidates submit 30-day spending reports

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Off to the races

Lockhart welcomes Lone Star Grand Prix

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