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Letters – Readers worry about landfill tactics

To the Editor: I am writing in regards to the proposed landfill/transfer station that Green Group Holdings (GGH), a Georgia-based waste company, is striving to inflict upon our county and specifically our area. It is truly remarkable that there is actually a group (GAP) in Lockhart that believes a mountain of trash at the entrance […]

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From the Clocktower – This is why we can’t have nice things.

By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER   That phrase has been used by frustrated mothers for decades, most often when their children are acting like hooligans and causing something to be broken, ruined or otherwise rendered useless. Unfortunately, it also slips out of the mouths of community news editors when they see grown adults acting like hooligans, […]

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James Baker

James Earl Baker, of Lockhart, was born in Quanah, Texas, on Nov. 9, 1949 to Franklin Foy and Martha Lou (Wofford) Baker.  He graduated from Chillicothe High School and Tarleton State University (‘71).  He was preceded in death by his parents, grandparents, James Easley and Myrtle Baker, William Earl and Mary Jane Wofford, and aunt, […]

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Felton Freeman

Felton Freeman took no time to say farewell, goodbye or see you later. He heard the Lord call his name and went to his reward. Felton Freeman, 78, passed away suddenly at home on Dec. 1, 2014. Born Feb. 10, 1936 to Mr. Claude Freeman and Mrs. Hazel Spruell Freeman, who preceded him in death. […]

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Constance Fogle

Constance Ann Fogle passed away peacefully in Austin, Texas, on Dec. 8, 2014, at the age of 92 years. Constance was born in Lockhart, July 19, 1922 to Vincent A. and Frances Cecilia Bankowski Bienek. She is survived by her son Jimmie and wife, Linda, of Lockhart; grandchildren, Douglas D. Fogle and Dwaine D. Fogle; […]

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Charlie Eusebio Casanova, Jr.

Charlie Eusebio Casanova, Jr., 47, passed away in Luling, Texas, on Dec. 4, 2014. He was born in Lockhart on Oct. 14, 1967, to Eusebio Casanova, Sr., and Helen Zuniga Casanova. On April 27, 1998, Mr. Casanova married his wife, Jo Ann Casanova, in Luling. He was preceded in death by his father. He is […]

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Murder suspect arrested in Caldwell County

Jose Hernandez Benitez is the lead suspect in an altercation that left two dead and three more injured in the Weir community in Williamson County on Thanksgiving night.

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100-percent chance of snow on Saturday

Many local children will get their first, and possibly only, taste of playing in the snow, because the Dickens Committee has secured a snow slide and play area, which will be set up on Prairie Lea Street on Saturday morning, and will continue to operate as long as the weather permits.

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Lions drop heartbreaker in home opener

By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER   Foul trouble proved costly for the Runnin’ Lions on Tuesday night as they hosted their home opener on Tuesday night against Lockhart’s newly-crowned rival, the Vandegrift Vipers. The Lions came out of the locker room hot and ready to win, breaking the scoring seal as Clay Buehring put the first […]

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Letters – Reader worries highway project will ruin local business

To the Editor: It was with interest that I read your column last Thursday when you, like the rest of us, were dismayed over the destruction of the community businesses by violent protestors in Ferguson.  You went on to say that you could not see that happening in Lockhart where we “value fairness” and “respect […]

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