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Mary Lou Raven

Mary Lou Raven, 88, passed away on Oct. 6, 2016. She was born on Oct. 31, 1927, in Caldwell County, near the community of McMahan, to Floyd and Lucinda Blundell. As a child, Mary Lou attended school at Taylorville and Dale in Caldwell County. When she was eleven, during the height of the Depression, the […]

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Council confirms appointment of Interim Chief

Roescher, a 30-year veteran of the Department, has served under no fewer than five chiefs, Rodgers said, and has worked his way up through the ranks of the Lockhart PD

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Clowning around: Clown threats come to Central Texas schools

Recently, though, police across the country have been responding to a series of increasingly violent and threatening incidents involving what have become known as “crazy clowns.”

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From the Clocktower – Will you still love me tomorrow?

By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER   I know that I am not the only person in this country who is ready for this election cycle to be over. It will be, in just over 30 days, and that’s a blessing, but I can’t help but wonder what kind of damage can be done, and just how […]

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Guest Column – Can you read this? Then we need your help. It’s that simple.

By Todd Blomerth SPECIAL TO THE POST-REGISTER   A democracy’s very existence depends on having a well-educated and literate society. The United States prides itself on being a society where literacy is a given. The reality is often far from that.   Consider the following facts: 32 million adults in the United States cannot read. […]

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Travis Voigt

Travis Ty Voigt, 3, of Waelder, passed away on Oct. 2, 2016, in Waelder. Travis Ty Voigt was born in Corpus Christi to Rodney and Moriah Voigt on Sept. 24, 2013. He is survived by his parents Rodney and Moriah; sister, Paisley; grandparents: Nathan, Heather, Robert and Tammy; and great-grandparents: Jerry, Patricia, Dennis and Marla. […]

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Robert Lee Hemme

Robert Lee Hemme beloved husband, father, and grandfather passed away on Oct. 3, 2016, at the age of 88. He was born on January 28, 1928 to Hugo J. and Lydia Hemme. He married Norma R. Crippen on Aug. 28, 1948. Mr. Hemme served the Lockhart community as a postman for many years. He enjoyed […]

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Elliott McCurdy

Elliott Lee McCurdy, a longtime resident of Lockhart, passed away on Oct. 1, 2016 at the age of 95. He was born on July 15, 1921, in Lockhart to Lee Mebane and Ione Lay McCurdy. After graduating from Lockhart High School, Elliott enlisted in the United States Navy. He was very proud of his timed […]

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Lurline Ballard

Lurline Ione Kalisky Ballard was born on Christmas Day in 1928 to Hertha Thoene Kalisky and Walter Kalisky. She passed away on Sept. 25, 2016. Lurline was raised on a farm in the Niederwald area, sharing a special bond with her mother, Aunt Carla and Uncle Henry.  She attended school at Roger’s Ranch and Lockhart […]

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Virginia Lehmann

Virginia “Virnie” Lehmann was born on Sept. 5, 1930, in Lockhart, Texas and passed away peacefully at her home in East Bernard, Texas on Sept. 11, 2016. She was born to Joseph Henry Bienek and Christina Constansia Charnetski, the sixth of their seven children. She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Gilbert […]

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