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Crash claims LHS senior, 2014 grad

By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER   The Texas Department of Public Safety continues to investigate a Jan. 11 crash that killed a Lockhart High School senior and her boyfriend, a 2014 LHS graduate. Lauren Garcia, 18, was described by friends and family as a “bubbly, vivacious” teen with a “smile that could light up the room.” […]

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Council gives nod to new LPD Chief

By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER   During a brief business meeting on Tuesday evening, the Lockhart City Council unanimously approved a recommendation from City Manager Vance Rodgers to appoint Ernest Pedraza as Lockhart’s new Chief of Police. Pedraza, a retired commander from the Austin Police Department, honorably discharged from the U.S. Army, and has more than […]

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From the Clocktower -Choices and Consequences

By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER   It seems far too many times in the last 13 years, I’ve felt called to use this space to discuss the destruction of youth. Far too many times, our community has woken up on a random morning being forced to stare down the tragedy of a young person, gone too […]

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Tesha McClanahan

Tesha Ann McClanahan, 48, of Seguin, passed away on Saturday, Jan. 14, 2017, in Seguin, Texas. Tesha was born in Houston, Texas to Donnie Vance McClanahan and Sharon Ann Chisum on Aug. 4, 1968. Tesha is preceded in death by her father, Donnie McClanahan and her grandmother, Janice Lawter.  Tesha is survived by grandparents, Jewel […]

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Russell Matthews

Russell Shane “Rusty” Matthews, 60, of Lockhart, passed away on Jan. 14, 2017 in Austin, Texas. A Memorial Service will be held at noon on Saturday, Jan. 28, 2017, at the VFW Hall in Lockhart. Rusty was born in Swenden-Wilshire, England to Bryant Howell Matthews and Polly Lou Pettigrew on March 21, 1956.  He married […]

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Raul Trelles

  Raul “Roy” Gonzales Trelles, 68, of Lockhart, Texas passed away on Jan. 16, 2017. He was born on Dec. 2, 1948, in Lockhart, Texas to Demetrio and Josefa Trelles. He was preceded in death by his parents, and his infant son. He is survived by his wife of 51 years, Olga Recio Trelles; daughter, […]

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Edna Sellstrom

Edna “Susie” Sellstrom, 81, beloved wife of Leonard Sellstrom, passed away in Austin, Texas, on Jan. 12, 2017. Visitation was held at 1 p.m. with Funeral Service at 2 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 15, 2017, at Grace Lutheran Church in San Marcos. Interment followed at Memory Lawn Memorial Park in Martindale. Arrangements by Pennington Funeral […]

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Delon Wright

Delon “Dee” Wright passed away at home surrounded by his family on Jan. 11, 2017, at the age of 90. He was born in Donna, Texas, to William and Edna Wright. After high school he joined the U.S. Navy and served as an Aviation Ordnanceman 3rd class. He was a Turret gunner on a PV2 […]

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Isaac Garcia

Isaac James Garcia was born in Seguin, Texas, on April 6, 1995, and went to be with his Lord and Savior on Jan. 11, 2017 at the age of 21. Isaac is survived by his father, Albert Garcia, Sr; his mother, Celia M. Garcia; two brothers, Albert Garcia, Jr. and Jimmy J. Garcia; three sisters, […]

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Lauren Garcia

Lauren Marie Garcia, 18, of Lockhart, passed away on Jan. 11, 2017, with Isaac James Garcia by her side. She was born on July 12, 1998, in San Marcos, Texas, to George Louis Garcia and Romelia Reyna Nava. Lauren was a senior at the Lockhart High School who was on track to graduate this year. […]

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