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Tommy Finfrock

Tommy Finfrock peacefully passed away at home on Oct.3, 2014 in the presence of his family. He was born in Houston on Jan. 30, 1934, to Jean Paul Finfrock and the former Blanche Josephine Kennedy.  Upon graduation from high school he was awarded a full scholarship to Texas A&M to study agriculture, where he formed […]

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Marguirett Oldag

Marguirett Oldag, a longtime resident of Galveston County, died at home, surrounded by family, on Sept. 30 in Lockhart, Texas. Memorial services were held Friday, Oct. 3, at 2 p.m. at St. Mary’s of the Visitation Catholic Church, 205 W Pecan St., Lockhart. Lovingly known to her friends and family as “Nook,” Marguirett was born […]

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Local cotton crop exceeds previous years

“We had more acreage planted this year,” said Lockhart Gin manager David Schulle. “We had around 10 percent more planted this year, and that’s going to make a difference in our production.”

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Lions take tough loss to Mules

By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER   Under dreary San Antonio skies, the Lions took their first loss of the season in a bruising battle with the Alamo Heights Mules on Friday night. The Mules started the game on the receiving end, and struck early with a 52-yard touchdown scamper on their first play of the game. […]

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LISD to host ‘Walk and Bike to School’ Day

Lockhart’s five elementary campuses have joined in the international initiative this year, and will be hosting joint “Walk to School” events on te morning of Wednesday, Oct. 8, beginning at 7:15 a.m.

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Dr. J. Tom Connolly

It is with heavy hearts that we say goodbye to Dr. J. Tom Connolly.  Tom passed away peacefully in his home on Sunday evening, Sept. 28, 2014. Born March 13, 1933 to James Edward and Jessie Mary McMillan Connolly, Tom grew up and spent much of his adult life in Lockhart.  Upon graduation from Lockhart […]

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Lester Keller

Services for Lester Edwin Keller, 62, of Canton, Texas, are scheduled for 2 p.m. on  Saturday, Oct. 4, 2014, at Eubank Funeral Chapel with Bro. Mike Newby officiating, under the direction of Eubank Funeral Home, Canton. He passed away Sept. 29, 2014 at his home in Canton, Texas. Mr. Keller was born on Dec. 25, […]

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Lupe Rodriguez

Lupe Rodriguez, 67, died at Central Texas Medical Center in San Marcos, Texas, on Tuesday Sept. 30, 2014.  She was born on Jan. 2, 1947 in Hondo, Texas, to Pedro and Louisa Urrutia. She lived most of her life in Lockhart with her husband, Fidel Rodriguez. She is survived by her husband of 50 years; […]

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Steven Hodges

Steven Weldon “Steve” Hodges unexpectedly went to be with our Heavenly Father on Sept. 28, 2014. Steven was born July 7, 1948, in Commerce, Texas. He was the only child of Ralph Weldon Hodges and Hester Beatrice (Adair) Hodges. Until his parents moved to Grand Prairie, Texas, Steven spent his early years on the family […]

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LISD focuses on new elementary location

Superintendent Rudy Trevino stated firmly that he is in the business of educating children, and that he has to “keep friends on both sides of the aisle.” He also challenged both EPICC and GGH to do more for the District, including helping with scholarships, campus gardens, recycling programs.

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