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Archive for November, 2010

Tuesday, November 30th, 2010

Work begins on River Ridge Parkway entrance ramp

Work will close Aquarena Springs Drive entrance ramps for nearly a month.

Tuesday, November 30th, 2010

Sumter, Conley to speak at chamber breakfast

Hays County Judge Elizabeth Sumter and Pct. 3 Commissioner Will Conley will headline the San Marcos Area Chamber of Commerce's next Eggs and Issues breakfast.

Tuesday, November 30th, 2010

Freethought San Marcos: The TSA and travelers’ rights

Voices from the right, the left, the middle, and everywhere else on the political spectrum have been explaining, sometimes passionately, their opposition to the new search procedures for passengers on commercial aircraft, which started just before Thanksgiving...

Tuesday, November 30th, 2010

Miller Middle School junior honor society gives turkeys and toys

In the spirit of holiday giving, Miller Middle School's National Honor Society collected toys and money for turkey dinners. The Miller students also collected money for the Hays County Food Bank.

Tuesday, November 30th, 2010

Find your perfect pet pal

The San Marcos Regional Animal Shelter has a variety of charming pets available for adoption. When you adopt a pet, you save a life.

Tuesday, November 30th, 2010

Library to present Christmas concert with Destination

Destination has been a Christmas tradition at the San Marcos Public Library. This year's show features actor Carl Galante, who will perform as Lambrusco Pepperoni, "the man who can sing anything." Library patrons at Wednesday's show will...

Tuesday, November 30th, 2010

Dripping Springs man gets 18 years for store robbery

A Dripping Springs man whose attempted robbery of a grocery store a year ago was thwarted by a female patron is going to jail for 18 years after a Hays County jury ruled against him last week.

Tuesday, November 30th, 2010

Child dies after alleged injury at day care center

A child allegedly injured at a Kyle day care center earlier this month died last week. Kyle police already had arrested the owner of the day care center on a first degree felony charge of injury to...

Tuesday, November 30th, 2010

ASG senate approves campus gun resolution

The Associated Student Government (ASG) senate at Texas State approved a resolution Monday night to allow individuals with concealed handgun licenses to carry firearms on campus. ASG President Melanie Ferrari will make a decision about the measure...

Monday, November 29th, 2010

Child dies from injuries sustained at Kyle daycare

Christina Suzanne Lyons, 32, who owns the daycare, is charged with injury to a child, a first-degree felony. She was released from Hays County jail on Nov. 20 on a $50,000 bond, authorities say.

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