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Floyd Davis, Jr.

Floyd Tate Davis, Jr., 74 of Lockhart Texas died peacefully, and without any pain, on April 7, 2017. He was born in Waco, Texas on June 19, 1942, to Floyd T. Davis and Lena Lee Dosser who both preceded him in death. His education included graduation from Reicher High School in Waco, Texas, in 1960, […]

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Robert Bingham

Robert Joseph “Joey” Bingham, 57, of Lockhart passed away on Saturday, April 8, 2017 at his residence, surrounded by loved ones. He was born in England on Jan. 19, 1960, to John Everett Bingham and Betty Ruth Freeman Bingham. He graduated from Arlington High School and received training as Auto Mechanic. He married the love […]

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Bobcat Build, Allandelle partner for the future

By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER   Promoting and protecting the leadership of the future is a goal that most organizations can get behind. Last week, the administration of Martindale’s Allandelle Girl Camp joined forces with more than a dozen volunteers from Texas State University’s Bobcat Build project for exactly that purpose. In its 15th year, Bobcat […]

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Shirley Nell McDavid

Shirley Nell McDavid was born to Allen and Doris McDavid on October 7, 1940, in Lockhart, and died peacefully on Sunday, March 19, 2017.Her parents, three sisters (Annabelle, Allie Faye, and Dorothy), and two brothers (William and James) preceded her in death. Shirley has one living brother, Charles McDavid. Shirley and the entire McDavid family […]

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David “Cougar” Moats

David Lyle Cougar Moats, mostly known as “Cougar” passed away Friday, March 31, 2017 at the age of 44.  He was at a great fishing spot in the Bay of Espiritu, Port O’Connor, Texas. Cougar was born in Austin, Texas on Oct. 31, 1972, to his wonderful, caring, and loving parents David and Thelma Moats […]

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Theft accusations shock Martindale

**UPDATED FROM PRINT VERSION**   By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER   An overflow crowd was stunned on Tuesday night when accusations surfaced that members of the Martindale City Council were attempting to cover up accusations that bookkeeper Lynnette Ruiz had embezzled nearly $20,000 from the City of Martindale during her employment. Though the Martindale City Council […]

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From the Clocktower – It’s time to end distracted driving

By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER   I’ve used this space many times to discuss driving habits – usually, I’ll confess, when an accident happens that gets me rattled. And while it didn’t affect us directly, I’d say that the bus crash out at Concan qualifies as “jarring.” At the beginning of the current legislative session, both […]

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LHS makes strong stand at Lion Relays

By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER   In their final appearances before next week’s District 26-5A, the Lion and Lady Lion Track teams hosted the annual Lion Relays on Thursday evening, in advance of a limited appearance at the Texas Relays at the University of Texas last weekend. Though Lockhart’s athletes were largely outgunned by powerhouse 6A […]

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Letters – Friends open invitation for National Library Week

To the Editor: The week of April 9-15 is National Library Week, a time to highlight the value of libraries, librarians and library workers. Libraries today are so much more than mere repositories of books, and this year’s theme, “Libraries Transform” is certainly true of our library.  Whether offering e-books, free tax aide, technology classes, […]

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Paula Sue Ayres

Paula Sue (Barnes) Ayres, 66, of Fort Madison, Iowa, (formerly of Lockhart) passed away March 31, 2017, at her home in Homosassa, Fla. Paula Sue was born in Fort Madison, Iowa, to Paul and Beverly Barnes on Dec. 1, 1950. She was a graduate of Fort Madison High School, class of 1969. She was a […]

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