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Rose Marie Munoz

Rose Marie Munoz, 55, of Lockhart, born Feb. 28,1962, was called to be with the Lord on her 55th birthday, Tuesday, Feb. 28, 2017. She was preceded in death by her parents, Semion (Eladio) and Louisa (Mary) Camareno Juarez. Rose is survived by her loving husband of 37 years, Alfredo Munoz, Sr., a retiree of […]

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John Henry Rawlinson

John Henry “Bumper” Rawlinson, 81, of La Grange, Texas, was received in Heaven on Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2017. He was born in Moss Hill, Texas, on Aug. 5, 1935, the son of Joshua Benjamin “Jack” Rawlinson and Minnie (Hartless) Rawlinson. John worked in the oil industry for 42 years and retired from Phillips 66 as […]

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Alejandro Castillo

  Alejandro “Allen” Vargas Castillo, a 33-year resident of Austin, passed away on Nov. 25, 2016 in Santa Marta, Puriscal, San Jose, Costa Rica, where he had been living temporarily for the past 15 months. Allen was born in San Jose, Costa Rica on Feb. 26, 1946. He is survived by his wife of 33 […]

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Judges green-light landfill permit

By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER   A 250-page opinion released on Friday dealt what appears a devastating blow to opponents of a municipal waste landfill project to be located in rural Caldwell County. After several months of waiting, parties to a Contested Case Hearing before the State Office of Administrative Hearings (SOAH) learned that the judges […]

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Deputies seize 400 animals in cruelty crackdown

By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER   A critical case of animal hoarding came to a head on Monday morning, as the Caldwell County Sheriff’s Office executed a warrant and eventually seized more than 430 animals from a residence on Misty Drive in Uhland. Responding to complaints of animal cruelty, the Sheriff’s Office worked with the Dallas […]

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Joe Jackson

Joe Jackson, 86, has gone home as of Feb. 21, 2017. He passed away at 1:18 a.m. He is survived by his loving wife of 65 years, Doris Jackson; daughters, Janice Vaugh, of San Antonio, JoAnn Jackson-Beamon, of Tennessee, and Pearl Jackson-Johnson, of Austin; son, Phillip Jackson, of Lockhart; and his grandchildren and great grandchildren. […]

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Ann Verner

Ann Verner, 69, of Houston, Texas, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 14, 2017. She is survived by her loving husband of 49 years, George, her daughter Robin Chancellor and husband Chris and their children Kaitlyn, Carson and Croix, and her daughter Hayley DeLuca and husband Marshall, and their children Wyatt and Molly. Ann spent her life […]

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Apolonia Briceño

Our beloved Apolonia T. Briceño, 82, resident of Austin and Lockhart was called by our Heavenly Father on Saturday, Feb. 18, 2017.  She was preceded in death by her parents, Alberto and Adelia Torres; her brothers, Doroteo Torres and Andres Torres; son-in-law, Alfredo Peralez, Jr.; brothers-in-law, Apolonio Navarro and Sylvestre Castillo; sister-in-law, Guadalupe Torres, and […]

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Suspect jailed in Juarez murder

By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER   Caldwell County Sheriff Daniel Law announced on Saturday afternoon that an arrest has been made in connection with the Aug. 11, 2016 death of 19-year-old Emilia Juarez. Rudy Herrera, Jr., 32, was arrested on Saturday and charged with First Degree Murder, as a result of dozens of interviews and investigations […]

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Commissioners press forward with Host Agreement

By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER Caldwell County is long since a “house divided” as discussions move ahead regarding a proposed landfill project slated for property near the corner of SH130 and FM 1185. The controversial project has pitted neighbor against neighbor and voter against politician for years. That division was no more clear than on Monday […]

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