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Archive for September, 2011


Thursday, September 29th, 2011

SMABOR endorses Becak and Nichols for council

The San Marcos Area Board of Realtors endorsed Terry Nichols for City Council Place 3 and Wayne Becak for Place 4.

Wednesday, September 28th, 2011

Neighborhoods to hold block parties, cookouts next week

Neighborhood groups throughout San Marcos and Hays County are planning block parties, cookouts, visits from law enforcement, and other National Night Out events next week.

Wednesday, September 28th, 2011

Ransom Jack to perform, hold CD release party at Texas Music Theater

A concert featuring multiple bands and musical styles will be held at the Texas Music Theater on Oct. 5.

Wednesday, September 28th, 2011

Saturday performance promises ‘multi-sensory creative combustion’

Tantra Coffeehouse in San Marcos will be the venue for a live, improvisational blend of music, choreography, and visual art on Saturday, Oct. 1.

Wednesday, September 28th, 2011

Pet Fest slated for Saturday

An all-day, pet-themed festival will feature little dog races, live music, food vendors, and other activities in San Marcos this Saturday.

Wednesday, September 28th, 2011

Four distinguished lecturers slated for SMA-Texas State series

Stanley McClellan will lecture at SMA's library on Oct. 4 and three additional speakers are tentatively-slated for the coming months.

Wednesday, September 28th, 2011

Free rainwater harvesting-themed festival slated for Oct. 8

The all-day, second annual Rainwater Revival will feature live music, exhibits, vendors, food, and other activities.

Tuesday, September 27th, 2011

Oak Meadows fire destroys home, vehicles, displaces six

A fire northwest of San Marcos destroyed a large home, two vehicles, and injured two on Tuesday.

Tuesday, September 27th, 2011

Freethought San Marcos: When government decides to kill

Freethought San Marcos: A column by LAMAR W. HANKINS Almost every high school student and college graduate has thought about capital punishment. It is one of the most common topics to write about in political science, social...

Tuesday, September 27th, 2011

City seeks volunteers to serve on boards

More than 20 city of San Marcos boards and commissions have vacancies that need to be filled, and the city is looking for dedicated volunteers to fill them.

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