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From the Clocktower – When ‘Good Ol’ Boys’ go bad

By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER   I have been covering local politics in this county for the better part of 15 years now. Averaging on the low end, we’ll call that five meetings a month, 12 months a year – so, something like 850 meetings, give or take. Because by their very nature, governing boards are […]

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Juan J. Alvarez

God so loved the world, that he gave His only begotten Son, that whosoever believes in Him shall not perish but have everlasting life   John 3:16.   On July 5, 2016, surrounded by his wife Angela and his loving family, Juan J. Alvarez walked into the Light of God to everlasting life. Juan J. Alvarez […]

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Melvin Rogas, Sr.

Melvin “Mel” L. Rogas, Sr. of Lockhart, was born on July 14, 1935, in Cottonwood, Texas, and died on June 27, 2016, in Vitas Hospice Inpatient Center at Baylor Scott & White – Carrollton. Mel was a retired Master Carpenter and a Deacon at McMahan Baptist Church. Mel worked for the Lockhart Independent School District […]

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Earnest McKean

Earnest Calvin McKean was born June 16, 1916 in Bastrop County. He went to be with his Lord and Savior on July 3, 2016 at the age of 100. He is preceded in death by his loving wife of 54 years, Jessma Willene Pearson; his parents, George Cole and Ollie Mae McKean; his brothers, Roy […]

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Linda Lucksinger

Linda Mae Meador Lucksinger went to join her heavenly father on July 4, 2016, after a courageous battle with cancer.  To know Linda was to love her and she will be greatly missed by her family and many friends. Linda was born on July 24, 1942, to Alvin W. Meador and Julia (Judy) Allen Meador […]

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Melvin H. Bain, Jr.

Melvin H. Bain, Jr., 92, of Luling, Texas, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, July 5, 2016 at Texan Nursing and Rehab of Gonzales, Texas. He was born on Oct. 24, 1923 in Fayetteville, Ark., to Melvin H. Bain, Sr. and Rubye Hoffman Bain. Melvin is survived by son, Don Melvin Bain, and his wife, Susan, […]

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Kathelene Cravatt

Kathelene June Cravatt, 82, of Buda, Texas passed away on June 26, 2016. She was born on June 3, 1934 in Austin, Texas, to Bobby and Floy Bell Voight. She was an avid bowler and enjoyed watching her sports, especially the Longhorns and the Cowboys. She was preceded in death by her husband, parents, and […]

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Feds deputize CCSO investigators for special duty

The four officers inducted into the US Marshal Service on the special two-year deputations were Captain Jesse Hernandez, Sergeant Sean Zion, Detective Daniel Evans and Detective Kyler Hornstein

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STAAR Test issues change LISD summer school plans

The Texas Education Agency, has directed districts not to administer the summer retest for fifth and eighth graders, which is normally administered to students in late June, at the end of the fifth and eighth grade summer school programs.

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Letters – FSA elections and Martindale grants

FSA County Committee nomination period begins To the Editor: It is that time of year again. The Farm Service Agency (FSA) 2016 County Committee Elections begin soon. Your FSA county committees are a vital and direct link between our farm community and the U.S. Department of Agriculture. I encourage all eligible farmers and ranchers, especially […]

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