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County, landfill to negotiate Host Agreement

Civil Attorney Jordan Powell, along with outside counsel from Allison, Bass and Magee will begin the process of negotiating the agreement, with redline changes brought back to the Court for review and consideration

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Letters – Bands, bullets and bad decisions

Reader praises unsung talent To the Editor: Read your recent article “Lions, Lady Lions return to work” with great interest. Since moving to Lockhart two years ago, my wife and I have talked about attending a fall football game. We’ve bought “Lockhart Lions” shirts, caps, and sweatshirts at Walmart, but haven’t found an opportunity—until now. […]

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Lillian Starr

Lillian Olga Starr, 83, of Red Rock, Texas, passed away on Aug. 25, 2015. She was born on Dec. 21, 1931, in San Antonio, Texas to Henry William and Elsie Caroline Uecker. Family will receive friends at McCurdy Funeral Home, from 6 – 8 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 27, 2015. Funeral services will be at […]

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Geraldine Smith

Geraldine “Jenny” Smith, 69, of Buda, went to be with her heavenly Father on Aug. 20, 2015. Jenny was a woman of strength, courage and faith and fought through many battles. She devoted her life to her family with the purest love. She taught us all how to love without condition, to always forgive, to […]

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Reginald Skaggs

Reginald Skaggs passed away in his home in Dale, Texas on Aug. 21, 2015 at age 79. He was born in Lockhart, Texas on Sept. 30, 1935. He grew up in Lockhart and Martindale where he graduated high school in 1955. He was inducted in the US Army in 1958 and served in the infantry […]

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Wesley Hill

Wesley Lee Hill was born to the parentage of Tillman Lee Hill, Sr. and Gussie Lee Branch Hill on Feb. 11, 1959, in Lockhart, Texas. He graduated from San Marcos High School in 1975 and attended Texas State University in San Marcos, Texas. Wesley was preceded in death by his mother, Gussie Lee Hill; his […]

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John Grogan

John Austin Grogan, 60, of Niederwald, Texas, passed away on Thursday, Aug. 13, 2015, at Christopher House in Austin, Texas. John was born on Nov. 30, 1954 at Chateauroux, France, to Lamont Calvert and Catherine Higgins Grogan.   John was a Licensed Nurse and had been a Corpsman in the United States Navy.   He worked for […]

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Mary Villalobos Galarza

On Aug. 19, 2015, Mary Villalobos Galarza, RN, died peacefully at home. Mary was born to Felipa Torres Villalobos and Refugio Villalobos on April 9, 1936, in Lockhart, Texas. After graduating from Lockhart High School, she became a nurses’ aide at the Baptist Memorial Hospital School of Nursing in San Antonio. She knew she wanted […]

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County to remain in landfill suit

Commissioners won’t leave case hearing, but open the door to Host Agreement negotiations

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Six dead in Caldwell County crashes

Crashes on Caldwell County highways last week claimed six lives in fewer than 36 hours.

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