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From the Clocktower – It’s your money. Spend it wisely.

By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER About this time every year, when school and sports news slows down for me, I turn my focus to the budgets of the City, County and School District. Every summer, our elected officials start preparing their budgets for the coming fiscal year, and the process generally both amuses and frustrates me. […]

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Nell Roland

Nell (Hughes) Roland, 78, passed away on June 12, 2015.  She was born in Lockhart, Texas on February 20, 1937 to Johnny and Sammie Lee (Maney) Hughes. Nell made a career in caring for several Austin family’s homes and children until a stroke in the late 1980s.  She loved to travel, dance, laugh, and shop. […]

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Gregoria Rodriguez

Mrs. Gregoria Moreno Rodriguez was called by our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ to her home in Heaven on June 15, 2015, at the age of 86. She was born on Sept. 10, 1928, in McMahan, Texas, to Pedro Moreno and Virginia Adame. She was preceded in death by her parents and siblings, Robert Moreno, […]

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Raul Martinez, Sr.

Our beloved Raul “La Guera” Martinez, Sr., 86, of Austin, was called by our Heavenly Father on Wednesday, June 10, 2015. Mr. Martinez was preceded in death by his wife of 38 years, Maria Q. Martinez, his mother and father, Gil and Virginia and children, Raul, Jr., Jose Rene, Felipe De Jesus, Richard, Pauline, and […]

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Joy and Ben Chamness

Joyce Marie Elam Chamness and Benjamin Hobson Chamness, Jr., of Lockhart, Texas passed on June 9, 2015. They lived their dreams. Married for 64 years, they started their journey together on a rainy day in 1951. Joy and Ben will be greatly missed by their two children, four grandchildren, and great-granddaughter. Joy, born in Luling, […]

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Pedro E. Castillo

After a brief battle with cancer, Pedro joined our Heavenly Father in Heaven on Saturday, June 13 2015, at the age of 78. Waiting to welcome him home with Our Heavenly Father in Heaven will be his parents, Vicente Castillo, Juanita Espinoza, and Maria Dolores Castillo and brother, Domingo Castillo. Pedro is survived by his […]

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Severo Carrisalez, Jr.

Severo Carrisalez, Jr., 74, was born on Aug. 19, 1940. He passed away on May 23, 2015, in Austin, Texas. He was preceded in death by his wife, Consuelo Carrisalez. He is survived by his daughter, Deborah Ramirez, and husband, Armando, daughter, Sarahbeth Adams and husband, Thomas, son, Samuel Carrisalez, and grandchildren: Anabeth, Christian, Aidan, […]

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From the Clocktower – Where do we go from here?

By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER It’s difficult for me to continue to watch and see the suffering, fear and confusion of my friends and neighbors in the Martindale area. I’ve taken a few trips out to the river, been through the neighborhoods, and seen the carnage. Most of it makes me wonder why it happened, and […]

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FEMA approves flood relief

By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER   Trucks have begun rolling, and Federal staffers and contractors are on site to help Caldwell County residents begin the grueling task of rebuilding their lives. Following a Federal Declaration of Disaster on Saturday morning, Caldwell County has finally been approved for assistance from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) to […]

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Ovetta “Frankie” Winfrey

Ovetta Francis “Frankie” Winfrey, 70, passed away in Lockhart, Texas on June 3, 2015. She was very much loved and honored in our community by her many friends and family. She is survived by her husband, Curtis M. Pilgrim, and the rest of her loving family and friends. All arrangements with Eeds Funeral Home, 408 […]

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