Craig Richlen, 62, father, accountant, and all around superhero was ferried to Valhalla on Monday, Aug. 18, 2014, from his home in Lockhart, Texas. While the coroner ruled his death as complications related to cardiovascular disease, Craig would prefer that his death be memorialized as the loss of an epic battle against the costumed criminals […]
Edwin T. Hitchcock, 70, of Lockhart, Texas, passed away on Aug. 25, 2014. He was born on Dec. 27, 1943 in Shelbyville, Ill., to Edwin Terry and Laverna Glee Hitchcock. Ed served his country in both the U.S. Army and the U.S. Air Force. After leaving the USAF, he went to work for the LCRA […]
Phyllis Jean Conner passed away in Plano, Texas on Aug. 8, 2014, after a long, valiant struggle with Parkinson’s Disease. The middle child of three daughters, Phyllis Jean Fannin was born to Charles and Lena Hodges Fannin on Aug. 1, 1940 in Victoria, Texas. Phyllis spent her childhood years in South Texas and graduated from […]
Claire was born in Badkissingen, Germany, on June 7, 1927 to Max and Erna Stempelmann. They moved to the USA. She attended San Marcos State Teachers College, then married Walton Worth Kingsbery in 1945. He passed away in 1992. She married William Albert Walters in 1994. She was a member of the Junction Episcopal Church. […]
Mildred (Schneider) Arnold, 96, passed away Saturday evening, Aug. 23, 2014 at Emeritus at San Marcos Assisted Living facility. She was born Aug. 19, 1918 in Uhland, Texas. Her parents were Willie J. and Frieda (Schaeffer) Schneider. Mildred married Alton Arnold June 29, 1938, in Uhland and they were married over 50 years until his […]
Dollie Ann Cole, 84, passed away on Aug. 24, 2014. Mrs. Cole, widow of the late Edward N. Cole, former President of General Motors Corporation, was a respected businesswoman, serving in leadership roles on numerous national and local boards including on the board of PBS, Project HOPE (World Health Organization), The Smithsonian National Air and Space […]
By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER It happened again this weekend. On Saturday afternoon, a call came in to local authorities about a missing person on the river. On the heels of the tragic death of Wayne Foston last weekend, naturally, our emergency services (mostly volunteers) descended on the banks of the San Marcos River in […]
According to Project Manager Robert Gadbois, the bulk of the population growth within LISD comes from the area north of Lockhart proper, bordered by Highway 21, Highway 183 and FM 672.
By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER As the area’s political climate begins to heat up, the fields have been finalized for the Nov. 4, 2014 General Election. In addition to the Federal, state and countywide races that will appear on the ballot in November, both the City of Lockhart and the Lockhart Independent School District will […]
Presently, the Caldwell County Jail houses an average of 60 Federal inmates, at a per diem rate of $42 per inmate per day.