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Local men killed in Mustang Ridge rollover

 By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER   Two Lockhart men were killed on Friday morning in a one-vehicle rollover accident in Southeast Travis County. According to Texas Department of Public Safety spokesperson Robbie Barrera, half-brothers Juan and Erik Salinas were southbound on Highway 183, just inside the northern boundary of the Mustang Ridge city limits, when the […]

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LISD gears up to remodel Cisneros campus

By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER   As continues on sweeping renovations at Lockhart High School, the LISD Board of Trustees is preparing to take the next steps in the massive $63.9 million bond package approved by voters in 2014. Next on the agenda is a renovation of the ML Cisneros Freshman Campus Bois D’Arc Street, which, […]

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Nieves Salazar

Nieves Salazar, 74, of Luling, Texas passed away at Seton-Kyle Hospital, Kyle, Texas, on March 18, 2017. A Memorial Mass was held on Saturday, March 25, 2017, at 11 a.m. at St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church in Luling, Texas. Nieves was born Aug. 5, 1942, in Juamave, Mexico to Blas Salazar and Magdalena Castillo […]

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Juan Salinas

Juan Carlos Salinas, 33, of Lockhart passed away March 24, 2017. Juan was born in San Marcos on March 14, 1984 to Carlos H. Salinas, Sr., and Angela P. Garcia Salinas. Juan graduated from Lockhart High School. ​Juan was preceded in death by his grandfather, Henry Salinas and his brother, Carlos Salinas, Jr. Juan is […]

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Erik Salinas

Erik Shawn Salinas, 36, of Lockhart, passed away March 24, 2017. Erik was born in San Marcos on Oct. 3, 1980 to Carlos H. Salinas, Sr., and Martha Recio. Erik graduated from Lockhart High School. Erik served his country proudly in the US Army. Eric was predeceased by: his grandfather, Henry Salinas; his brother, Carlos […]

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Alice Queen

Alice Mae Guckian Queen passed away suddenly in her Fentress residence on March 20, 2017 at 76 years of age. Alice was born to her parents Jimmy and Alma Riddle Guckian in Lockhart, Texas, on Feb. 1, 1941. Her parents preceded her in death, as did her brothers Louis Gerald and William James (Jay) Guckian. […]

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Richard Kendig

Richard Kendig passed away March 3, 2017, in Lockhart, Texas. He was born Richard Alvin Kendig, Jr.,on Sept. 6, 1931, to Richard and Lucille (Foust) Kendig in Albion, Pa. He was predeceased by his parents and his brother, Norman Kendig. He married Helen Ruth (Franklin) Whaley on Dec. 28, 1985. Richard retired from and was […]

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Fred “Tommy” Hankey

Fred T. Hankey III, better known as Tommy, was born on June 14, 1954 to Fred T. Hankey, Jr. and Neta Joy Wilson Hankey in Austin, Texas. Tommy loved ironworking. He was a 40-year member and veteran of Iron Workers 482, Austin, Texas. He worked on the Frost Bank building, the Drum and on many […]

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Letters – Host Agreement and Cemetery Maintenance

Reader praises host agreement talks To the Editor: FINALLY! So very glad to see the Caldwell County Commissioners taking positive steps to address a possible voluntary host agreement from Green Group Holdings. If TCEQ approves the permits for the new landfill and recycling center then at the very least the county will reap some benefit […]

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From the Clocktower – How should we respond to Fowlkes arrest? 

By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER   I know the students and staff at Lockhart High School. Many, I know very well. Some, I know only tangentially, and others, I recognize by name, face or jersey number. But most of them, I know. More than that, I like to think that I know the culture at Lockhart […]

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