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San Marcos City Council Place 5 candidates Frank Arredondo and Scott Gregson met on...

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  • The Federal Emergency Management Agency is hosting an open house later this month to discuss newly updated floodplain maps with property owners and residents in San Marcos and elsewhere in Hays County.

  • Because work on construction of a permanent Blanco River bridge is moving forward faster than expected, an interim structure would have had a short lifespan, Hays County Pct. 3 Commissioner Will Conley said.

  • Austin sculptor Cat Quintanilla will demonstrate head stone carving on Oct. 17 as part of the annual San Marcos Cemetery Tales and Tours, hosted by the Heritage Association of San Marcos and the Friends of the San Marcos Cemetery.

  • A San Marcos man was fatally shot early Friday morning in what witnesses say was a narcotics deal gone bad.

  • Citizens can register in person at the Hays County Elections Office located on the first floor of the Hays County Government Center, 712 S. Stagecoach Trail. People can also register by mail with an application obtained from the elections office or the San Marcos City Clerk’s Office, 630 E. Hopkins St.

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