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Edwin Hitchcock

Edwin T. Hitchcock, 70, of Lockhart, Texas, passed away on Aug. 25, 2014. He was born on Dec. 27, 1943 in Shelbyville, Ill., to Edwin Terry and Laverna Glee Hitchcock. Ed served his country in both the U.S. Army and the U.S. Air Force. After leaving the USAF, he went to work for the LCRA […]

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Phyllis Conner

Phyllis Jean Conner passed away in Plano, Texas on Aug. 8, 2014, after a long, valiant struggle with Parkinson’s Disease. The middle child of three daughters, Phyllis Jean Fannin was born to Charles and Lena Hodges Fannin on Aug. 1, 1940 in Victoria, Texas. Phyllis spent her childhood years in South Texas and graduated from […]

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Claire S. Walters

Claire was born in Badkissingen, Germany, on June 7, 1927 to Max and Erna Stempelmann. They moved to the USA. She attended San Marcos State Teachers College, then married Walton Worth Kingsbery in 1945. He passed away in 1992. She married William Albert Walters in 1994. She was a member of the Junction Episcopal Church. […]

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Mildred Arnold

Mildred (Schneider) Arnold, 96, passed away Saturday evening, Aug. 23, 2014 at Emeritus at San Marcos Assisted Living facility. She was born Aug. 19, 1918 in Uhland, Texas. Her parents were Willie J. and Frieda (Schaeffer) Schneider. Mildred married Alton Arnold June 29, 1938, in Uhland and they were married over 50 years until his […]

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Dollie A. Cole

Dollie Ann Cole, 84, passed away on Aug. 24, 2014. Mrs. Cole, widow of the late Edward N. Cole, former President of General Motors Corporation, was a respected businesswoman, serving in leadership roles on numerous national and local boards including on the board of  PBS, Project HOPE (World Health Organization), The Smithsonian National Air and Space […]

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From the Clocktower – River lovers create trouble – again.

By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER   It happened again this weekend. On Saturday afternoon, a call came in to local authorities about a missing person on the river. On the heels of the tragic death of Wayne Foston last weekend, naturally, our emergency services (mostly volunteers) descended on the banks of the San Marcos River in […]

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LISD eyes areas for new elementary

According to Project Manager Robert Gadbois, the bulk of the population growth within LISD comes from the area north of Lockhart proper, bordered by Highway 21, Highway 183 and FM 672.

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Filing closes for November elections

By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER   As the area’s political climate begins to heat up, the fields have been finalized for the Nov. 4, 2014 General Election. In addition to the Federal, state and countywide races that will appear on the ballot in November, both the City of Lockhart and the Lockhart Independent School District will […]

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Sheriff threatens to cut revenue stream

Presently, the Caldwell County Jail houses an average of 60 Federal inmates, at a per diem rate of $42 per inmate per day.

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Tuber dies near Martindale

Friends said Wayne was a standout athlete, who was good at every sport he tried to play, was also a strong swimmer.

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