By Greg Garrett Special to the POST-REGISTER The history of segregation in Texas is not one that we like to remember. It isn’t the “pretty face” that we like to project to the rest of the country. Though history isn’t always pretty, it still cannot be ignored. Segregation of the white and black populations […]
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On Saturday, the Lockhart Boys and Girls powerlifting teams competed at the Navarro Invitational Powerlifting meet. The Lady Lions had more lifters finish in the Top Five of their weight classes than any other team. In the 132 weight class, Ileana Gonzales finished third, lifting 590 total pounds and Gloria Horton finished fourth, also lifting […]
By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER Fueled by fresh faces and plenty of enthusiasm, a new day is dawning over the Lion’s Den, as the Runnin’ Lions and Lady Lions basketball teams embark on a new season this winter. With pre-season play under their belts, the Lady Lions began the first round of District play on […]
By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER Like most of District 27-5A, the Lions took a beating on Friday night at the hands of a fearsome squad of Vista Ridge Rangers. Despite coming into the game evenly favored by some polls statewide, the Lions lost their footing early, and were not able to recover before logging a […]
During their all-district meeting last week, coaches from across District 27-5A discussed the interpretation of the rules that dictate tie-breakers for playoff spots, in anticipation of a potential three-way tie between the Lions, the Rattlers and the Alamo Heights Mules.
Former Lions run for success during big championship weekend
Trejo, making her third career appearance at Regionals, placed fourth in the District Meet at Starcke Park in Seguin on Thursday
By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER Edging one step closer to a playoff berth, the Lions earned a definitive victory on the road against the Kennedy Rockets on Friday night. In a game dominated by long offensive drives from both teams, and powerful defensive plays from Lockhart’s line, the Lions stacked up another District win when […]
By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER In their biggest test of the season, the Lions were outgunned by the Kerrville Tivy Antlers in front of a capacity Homecoming crowd on Friday night. After honoring the Homecoming Court, including a special surprise for King Jamie Hennan and Queen Jade Lymas, the Lions took the field against one […]
By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER In a District where every point matters and there is no such thing as an easy win, the Lions proved on Friday night that they have the fortitude to keep moving forward, even when everything that can go wrong does. “There was a strange vibe from pre-game all the way […]