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Legal Notice – June 29, 2017: Lockhart and Caldwell County (Texas)

Pursuant to Sec. 12-450 “Unsafe Building Implementation” of the Code of Ordinances for the City of Lockhart. The City of Lockhart does hereby notify you, or your agent(s), as property owner of record of the listed property(s) of the order issued by the Construction Board of Appeals during the Public hearing held on June 22, […]

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William Voigt, Sr.

William “Bill” Thomas Voigt, Sr., 84, of Lockhart, Texas passed away peacefully on June 20, 2017, after a battle with cancer. He passed away peacefully with his children at his bedside. He was born on Jan. 29, 1933 in Jourdantan, Texas, to Sam and Ella Nite Voigt. He was preceded in death by his parents; […]

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Rene Rangel

Rene Rangel, 52, of Lockhart, passed away Wednesday, June 13, 2017. Rene was preceded in death by his younger brother Jaime Garza Rangel. Rene is survived by his parents, Erasmo R. Rangel, and Elmira Garza Rangel; his siblings, Siblings Hector (Maria) Rangel, Eddie (Celinda) Rangel and Esther (Rockey) Montana; six nieces and four nephews. Recitation […]

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Margaret Raemsch

Margaret Vinklarek Raemsch, 94, of Smithville, died Tuesday, June 13, 2017. Margaret was born to the late Alex and Frances (Mares) Vinklarek on March 23, 1923, in Cistern, Texas. Margaret was one of nine children raised on the family farm in Cistern. She attended and completed eight years at the St. Wenceslaus Catholic Elementary School […]

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James Kimble

James Kimble, 66, went to be with the Lord on June 15, 2017. Visitation will be held on Friday, June 23, 2017, from 3 – 7 p.m. at Rivers of Joy Temple of Worship (908 Live Oak St. – Lockhart, Texas). Funeral Services will be held on Saturday, June 24, 2017 at Sledge Chapel Baptist […]

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Council stalemate stalls new retail project

By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER   Despite the unanimous recommendations of the council-appointed Planning and Zoning Commission, the Lockhart City Council came to a 3-3-1 stalemate on a vote to block a zoning change of two parcels at the corner of San Antonio and Mockingbird Streets, near the entrance to the Windridge subdivision. The property owner […]

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Wildfires increase, threaten life and property

By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER   While the industry standard calls the danger “moderate,” practical experience says something different. The Keetch Byram Drought Index, a data compilation provided by the Texas A&M University Forest Service, holds Caldwell County at a “moderate” rating, meaning that wildfire activity could begin to intensify; boots on the ground suggest the […]

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Michael Cowan

Michael “Mike” Edward Cowan, also known as “Grumpy,” passed away June 15 after a long battle with cancer. Mike was born to Cecil and Yvonne Cowan on Aug. 29, 1952, in Lockhart, Texas. He was preceded in death by both of his parents. He is survived by his wife, Patricia and three children: Beverly Crumley […]

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Letters – 4Her thanks community, readers rally for Lilly’s

State winner thanks sponsors To the Editor: I thank all of those who have supported the 4-H program and have helped the youth of Caldwell County and me, to achieve our goals. Competing at the 2017 State 4-H Roundup at Texas A&M, College Station, was an amazing experience and something that I will never forget. […]

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Paula McHaney

Paula McHaney was born May 15, 1932, and passed away peacefully, in her sleep, on June 7, 2017, at the age of 85. Mrs. McHaney was preceded in death by her husband, Erasmo McHaney, Sr., and her son, Gilbert McHaney. She is survived by her sons, Erasmo McHaney, Jr., and daughter-in-law, Linda A. McHaney, and […]

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