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Alejandro Aguilar,

Alejandro Aguilar, age 95, passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, October 23 at Seton Hays Hospital (Kyle) surrounded by his family. Alejandro was a self taught master of many trades. The people of Lockhart new him as a builder, painter, welder, electrician, plumber, landscaper, pig farmer, cotton harvester, sheet metal worker and cabinet/furniture maker. Using these […]

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Guest Column – Delivering to veterans the care they earned

By US Rep. Lloyd Doggett Ensuring our veterans prompt access to quality healthcare has been one of my top priorities since first coming to Congress. In recent weeks, allegations have surfaced regarding inaccurate data regarding appointment wait times and other efforts to hide the true time it takes for a veteran to receive needed treatment. At […]

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Lady Lions tied for second as District season wanes

The Lady Lions will play their final home game of the season on Friday, April 11, 2014, beginning at 7 p.m.

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From the Clocktower – Pride, passion and a ‘poverty mindset’

I see all that, and I think about the term “Lion Pride.” And then I wonder, what are we giving our students to be proud of?

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John Darvin Howard

John Darvin Howard, of Dallas, Texas, passed away on Feb. 16, 2014, at the age of 91. He was born on July 9, 1922 in Biardstown, Texas, to Nita Kennemer and Gaither Artis Howard. John grew up in Lamar County in east Texas and graduated from Paris Junior College. After graduation, he went to work […]

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Legal Notices – Feb. 6, 2014: Lockhart and Caldwell County (Texas)

Request for Bids The City of Lockhart is receiving bids until 2:00 p.m. Thursday, February 25th, 2014, at City Hall, 308 W. San Antonio Street, for the following;   To trim trees at locations specified away from 7200 volt primary lines, 220 volt residential secondary services and commercial businesses services, to a minimum of three […]

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County pushes forward with Transportation Zone

Commissioners to seek grant to assist with road maintenance

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Carlos Lopez Carlos Lopez, 59, passed away, in Austin, Texas, on Tuesday, Dec. 10, 2013. Born July 28, 1954, in Lockhart, Texas, he lived in Lockhart, San Antonio and Bastrop. Carlos enjoyed watching wrestling, especially Shawn Michaels. He was always asking for batteries for his boom box so he could listen to Spanish music. Carlos […]

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Thelma Pearson

On Friday, Nov. 8, Thelma Nora Pearson peacefully passed to eternal rest and into the waiting arms of her Savior, loving husband, and two of her children. Thelma was 97. Thelma was preceded in death by her parents R.B. (Bert) and Artie Barron Vickery; her husband, Robert Lee Pearson; two of her children, Bobbie Lorraine and […]

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Church eyes ousting Boy Scouts

A vote scheduled Sunday at First Lockhart Baptist Church could break the relationship between the church and the Boy Scouts of America.

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