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From the Clocktower – Spring… The season of growth

As I stood outside and enjoyed a spectacular, crystal-clear evening, I gave a little bit of thought about “the promises of Spring.” Unfortunately, my front-porch daydream was interrupted by the growling of an engine, tearing every bit of 50 MPH down my street, in a residential district in downtown Lockhart. I hate to bring up [...]

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Islas, Gomez to square off in Democratic Party Runoff

By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER After a Primary election plagued with scheduling problems and ballot questions, two candidates for the Democratic Party’s nomination for Caldwell County Judge will finally square off in May to determine who will face Republican nominee Kenneth Schawe for the County’s top job in November. With provisional ballots, including several that were [...]

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Letters – Readers speak out about LISD Bond, landfill and more

Reader questions LISD spending plan To the Editor: I am writing in sincere hopes that you will publish my concerns regarding the upcoming bond election to fund proposed improvements to Lockhart ISD facilities. I do not wish to try to make a case for or against the improvements that school district officials have determined are necessary. [...]

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Max Richard Juarez

Our beloved Max Juarez, 41, of Lockhart, was called by our Heavenly Father on Saturday, March 8, 2014. The Memory of Max lives on through his loving wife, Tonya Juarez and his beautiful daughters, Samantha, April, Elizabeth and Faithe Juarez; parents, Yolanda and Robert Briones, Albert Juarez, and Emma Guerra; beloved siblings, Mario Gamboa, Kim [...]

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Daniel Mayfield

Daniel G. Mayfield, 75, of Lockhart, passed away on March 10, 2014. He was born on April 26, 1938, in Georgetown, Texas, to Thomas W. and Addie (Reubell) Mayfield. Daniel was employed with the Texas Parks and Wildlife as the Director of Finance for 28 years. He was a long time member of First Christian [...]

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Willie Mae Barnhart

Willie Mae “Billie” Barnhart, 86, of Red Rock, Texas passed away on March 8, 2014. She was born on Dec. 23, 1927, in Hufsmith, Texas to Eugene Russell and Selma Mae (Mueller) Brown. She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert E. Lee Barnhart, and her son, Robert Craig Barnhart. She is survived by [...]

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Home ravaged by fire **UPDATED**

By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER A Lockhart family was displaced, their home destroyed last Thursday evening as a fire ripped through the Trinity Street residence. Though no one was injured in the blaze, the family lost five pets, and most of their worldly belongings as the flames ravaged the 104-year-old home in the 700 block of [...]

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Letters – Landfill dominates local conversation

Reader questions ‘poverty mindset’ To the Editor: The article from the Editor regarding financing the school bond program accuses Lockhart of having a “poverty mindset.” (Lockhart Post-Register, Feb 20, 2014) If the bond election passes, my property taxes will increase over $600 a year based on the estimated increase! Property taxes here are comparable to [...]

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Weber, Islas emerge victorious in Primary races

Islas to face either Gomez or Bertram in May runoff for county’s top job

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Jesse Juarez, Jr.

Mr. Jesse Steven Juarez, Jr. was born Oct. 29,1963, in Lockhart, Texas to Jesus T. Juarez and Mary Hernandez. He passed away on Feb. 25, 2014. He is survived by his wife, Gena Y. Juarez; daughter, Kimberly Juarez; son, Eric Juarez; sisters, Sandra Gomez, Linda Juarez Espinoza and Deanna Juarez; and three grandchildren, Mia Torres, [...]

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