San Marcos Mercury | Local News from San Marcos and Hays County, Texas

Archive for August, 2011

Wednesday, August 31st, 2011

Photo Gallery: Los Lonely Boys in San Marcos

San Angelo-based Los Lonely Boys played Texas Music Theater on Tuesday in a benefit hosted by LULAC Council 4876. Patricia Vonne, Vallejo and Vitera opened for Los Lonely Boys, ending a day of activities on the San Marcos Courthouse Square.

Tuesday, August 30th, 2011

LCRA, rapidly losing customers, reorganizes

A reorganization is underway at the Lower Colorado River Authority, a major wholesale supplier of water and electricity in Central Texas.

Tuesday, August 30th, 2011

Texas State’s uphill battle for attention

The Texas State University System is no match for the University of Texas and Texas A&M systems when it come to winning state resources and attention.

Monday, August 29th, 2011

City wants master plan input through ‘crowdsourcing’ website

The city of San Marcos has rolled out an interactive website to gain input from residents for the creation of a new master plan for the city. The city will use this website to gather input.

Monday, August 29th, 2011

Freethought San Marcos: Football for Jesus has begun again

Freethought San Marcos: A column by LAMAR W. HANKINS I can’t quite smell football in the air, probably because of our wilting temperatures and prolonged drought, but a look at the calendar tells me that it’s time...

Monday, August 29th, 2011

City seeks lease proposals for Cephas House

The little boarded up house located at 217 W. MLK Drive looks sad now, but plans are underway to turn it into a center of activity in the Dunbar Historic District.

Monday, August 29th, 2011

City seeks lease proposals for Cephas House

The little boarded up house located at 217 W. MLK Drive looks sad now, but plans are underway to turn it into a center of activity in the Dunbar Historic District.

Sunday, August 28th, 2011

Real Estate: Week of 08/24/11

A sampling of current listings for homes for sale in the Hughson Heights and Sierra Circle neighborhoods in San Marcos and the Garlic Creek subdivision in Buda.

Sunday, August 28th, 2011

Coffee shop to host Sunday fundraiser for dance students

A fundraiser featuring live digital art and dance performances will be held Sunday evening at Wake the Dead Coffee House in San Marcos.

Saturday, August 27th, 2011

Attention, Texas: It’s going to get hotter

Texas has endured its worst one-year drought in recorded history. And the hottest July. As for August, it's "on pace to break the all-time temperature record set in July," says John Nielsen-Gammon, the state climatologist.

Page 1 of 12 1 2 3 4 5 6 12
:)