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Maria Luna

Maria Samaro Luna, 90, of Lockhart, passed away Friday, Jan. 15, 2016, in Kyle, Texas. Maria was born in Maxwell, Texas, to Baldomero and Anita Gonzales Samaro on May 15, 1925. Maria was united in marriage to Genaro Luna on Sept. 17, 1948. She raised their loving children in Lockhart, Texas, and worked as a […]

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John Charles Stebe

John Charles Stebe, 65, of Lockhart, passed away unexpectedly on Jan. 15, 2016. He was born in Freeport, N.Y., on Oct. 26, 1950. John is survived by his wife, Judy Stebe; daughter, Lisa Stebe; son, Joseph Stebe; stepdaughter, Cindy Davenport; stepson, Dennis Meister; his mother, Anna Stebe; and eight brothers and sisters. Memorial services will […]

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From the Clocktower – Is something missing in the Constitution?

By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER   I like Governor Abbott. I always have. I don’t always agree with his politics – frequently, I don’t, in fact. And while no one is obligated to agree with me, and I’m sure many of my readers won’t, I find him to be a step in the right direction in […]

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Lion lifters open with dominant showing at Navarro

On Saturday, the Lockhart Boys and Girls powerlifting teams competed at the Navarro Invitational Powerlifting meet. The Lady Lions had more lifters finish in the Top Five of their weight classes than any other team. In the 132 weight class, Ileana Gonzales finished third, lifting 590 total pounds and Gloria Horton finished fourth, also lifting […]

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Jim Bob Marlatt

Jim Bob Marlatt, of Lockhart, passed away at the age of 72 on Jan. 13, 2016, at Regent Care Center in San Marcos, Texas after receiving a diagnosis of cancer a few weeks ago. Mr. Marlatt was born in Fort Worth, Texas, in 1943 to Ed and Florence Marlatt. He grew up in Austin where he […]

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Local businesses split on ‘Open Carry’

By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER As the gun control debate heats up across the country, Texans are adjusting to the new laws that allow for “open carry” of handguns on certain premises throughout the state. Under House Bill 910, approved by the Texas Legislature during the 84th session, licensed owners may openly display their holstered handguns […]

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From the Clocktower – There’s more to gun safety than gun control

By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER A couple of weeks back, I was the victim of a home invasion and attempted burglary. On the one hand, it was probably my own fault – after all, I live in a neighborhood where I’ve roamed the streets for the better part of three decades, and because of that I […]

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James Young

James Coleman Young, 73, of Lockhart, passed away on Monday, Jan. 11, 2016. He was born on Oct. 13, 1942, to Ernest C. and Willie Blundell Young, in Austin. He is preceded in death by his parents, and his wife, Connie Deane Young. He is survived by his three sons: Donald Young, of Lockhart, Bill […]

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Orbin Voigt

Orbin Edward Voigt, of McMahan, Texas, peacefully passed from this world to his Heavenly Home at age 94 on Jan. 5, 2016. He is survived by his wife of 72 years, Illine McGee Voigt; children, Karon Hudson (husband Wesley) and Weston Voigt (wife Peggy); siblings William Voigt and Helen Franks; five granddaughters and ten great-grandchildren […]

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Thomas Holland

Thomas Cleveland Holland, 93, passed away peacefully on Jan. 7, 2016, surrounded by his family. Thomas was born in Lockhart on Jan. 29, 1922, to Cleveland Columbus and Tonie Holland. In the 20’s and 30’s Thomas and his sister Georgia were raised by the Albert and Myrtle Schneider family. During World War II Thomas served […]

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