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 [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
Islas to face either Gomez or Bertram in May runoff for county’s top job
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, [...]
Although the leaders of five organizations met last Thursday and agreed upon a recommendation, that agreement was derailed before the organizations came before the council on Tuesday.
Resident encourages facts, not rumors To the Editor: As a lifelong resident of Lockhart and Caldwell County I have always been an advocate for any programs that benefit the city or the county. The citizens of this community have an opportunity to receive much needed resources and benefits through a “Host Agreement” with the 130 [...]