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LHS makes strong stand at Lion Relays

By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER   In their final appearances before next week’s District 26-5A, the Lion and Lady Lion Track teams hosted the annual Lion Relays on Thursday evening, in advance of a limited appearance at the Texas Relays at the University of Texas last weekend. Though Lockhart’s athletes were largely outgunned by powerhouse 6A […]

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Letters – Friends open invitation for National Library Week

To the Editor: The week of April 9-15 is National Library Week, a time to highlight the value of libraries, librarians and library workers. Libraries today are so much more than mere repositories of books, and this year’s theme, “Libraries Transform” is certainly true of our library.  Whether offering e-books, free tax aide, technology classes, […]

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Paula Sue Ayres

Paula Sue (Barnes) Ayres, 66, of Fort Madison, Iowa, (formerly of Lockhart) passed away March 31, 2017, at her home in Homosassa, Fla. Paula Sue was born in Fort Madison, Iowa, to Paul and Beverly Barnes on Dec. 1, 1950. She was a graduate of Fort Madison High School, class of 1969. She was a […]

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Emilie St. Hilaire

Emilienne L. St. Hilaire (Emilie as she liked to be called), 81, passed away peacefully at home in Lockhart, Texas, on April 2, 2017 while she was sleeping. Emilienne was born on April 12, 1935; she was preceded in death by her parents, Gerard L. Paradis and Marie (Shagnon) Paradis. Emilie is survived by her […]

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Mayme McMillan

Mayme Louise Prove McMillan, 105, of Lockhart died March 31, 2017 in Bryan, Texas.  Mrs. McMillan was born March 24, 1912, in Lockhart to Hugo and Amelia Kreuz Prove. She graduated from Lockhart High School and the University of Texas at Austin.  She was a member of the First Presbyterian Church of Lockhart. Graveside services were […]

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Erlinda Peralez

Mrs. Erlinda Seelig Peralez, 59, of Lockhart, passed away Thursday, March 16, 2017. Mrs. Peralez was survived by her husband, Rigoberto Peralez; daughters, Fabie Gutkneche, Christy Armendarez and Josie Brown; son, Freddie Armendarez; sisters, Angelita Zapata, Margie Lopez, Rose Martinez, and Guadalupe Peralez; ten grandchildren; one great-grandchild, and numerous nieces and nephews. Recitation of the […]

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One-Act stars shine bright at District competition

By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER In back-to-back performances last week Lockhart High’s actors got to test their chops in the District, and then Bi-District One Act Play performances. On Wednesday, the team presented their equally hilarious and dark “Scenes from Paganini” at Dripping Springs High School in District competition. Anchored by lead actor (and District All-Star […]

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Local men killed in Mustang Ridge rollover

 By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER   Two Lockhart men were killed on Friday morning in a one-vehicle rollover accident in Southeast Travis County. According to Texas Department of Public Safety spokesperson Robbie Barrera, half-brothers Juan and Erik Salinas were southbound on Highway 183, just inside the northern boundary of the Mustang Ridge city limits, when the […]

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LISD gears up to remodel Cisneros campus

By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER   As continues on sweeping renovations at Lockhart High School, the LISD Board of Trustees is preparing to take the next steps in the massive $63.9 million bond package approved by voters in 2014. Next on the agenda is a renovation of the ML Cisneros Freshman Campus Bois D’Arc Street, which, […]

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Nieves Salazar

Nieves Salazar, 74, of Luling, Texas passed away at Seton-Kyle Hospital, Kyle, Texas, on March 18, 2017. A Memorial Mass was held on Saturday, March 25, 2017, at 11 a.m. at St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church in Luling, Texas. Nieves was born Aug. 5, 1942, in Juamave, Mexico to Blas Salazar and Magdalena Castillo […]

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