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Archive for April, 2009

Tuesday, April 28th, 2009

Newstreamz Video Extra – City Beat: League of Women Voters School Board Debate

In this Newstreamz Video Extra, Bill Peterson and Ed Milhalkanin discuss Monday night's League of Women Voters school board debate.

Tuesday, April 28th, 2009

San Marcos enters Stage 1 water restrictions

Despite recent rains, the City of San Marcos entered Stage 1 water restrictions at noon Tuesday due to low spring flows from the Edwards Aquifer.

Tuesday, April 28th, 2009

Kyle dam to be rehabbed through 2009 stimulus

Plum Creek Dam No. 5 in Kyle will benefit from American Recovery and Reinvestment Act funds as officials plan for its rehabilitation. Officials estimate that as many as 35 jobs will come to the area as a...

Tuesday, April 28th, 2009

UPD to honor men who tried to save drowning victim

Texas State University police will recognize and present the department’s Heroism Award at 10 a.m. May 19 to four civilians who were involved in the combined rescue efforts of a drowning victim in Sewell Park.

Tuesday, April 28th, 2009

San Marcos enters Stage 1 drought restrictions

San Marcos will enter Stage 1 drought restrictions effective Tuesday, April 28 at noon in response to the Edwards Aquifer Authority’s declaration of stage restrictions. The EAA entered Stage 1 on April 27 due to low springflows...

Tuesday, April 28th, 2009

Election ’09: League of Women Voters’ guide

San Marcos Consolidated Independent School Board candidates answer the league's questions about their experience and the district's tax revenue outlook.

Tuesday, April 28th, 2009

Assistant district attorney says prosecutor, detective lied in steroids case

A Hays County assistant district attorney testified today that one of her fellow prosecutors and a San Marcos police detective lied about the source of a tip that led to a man's arrest on drug charges. District...

Tuesday, April 28th, 2009

SMHS tennis players reach state tournament

For the first time in San Marcos High School's (SMHS) history, the school has qualified entrants for the University Interscholastic League (UIL) state tennis tournament in Class 4A competition.

Tuesday, April 28th, 2009

City to rebuild Rio Vista tennis courts

The City of an Marcos will soon begin reconstructing the only public tennis courts in the city.

Tuesday, April 28th, 2009

PEC hires auditor, revises election rules

Pedernales Electric Cooperative (PEC) voted to hire Houston-based accounting firm BKD for an audit of its 2008 fiscal year and addressed where board candidates can campaign.

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