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Tuesday, December 21st, 2010

Payless gives shoes to Girls and Boys Club

The Boys and Girls Club of South Central Texas (BGCSCT) was selected by Payless ShoesSource to be a part of the company's "Payless Gives Shoes 4 Kids Holiday Giving Program." Some members of the club received a free pair of shoes last week at the Payless shoe store, 929 SH 80.

Wednesday, November 10th, 2010

Sunday is library's seventh annual Texas Author Day

Just in time for Christmas gift-giving, the San Marcos Public Library, 630 East Hopkins Street, will host Texas authors and illustrators at the seventh annual Texas Author Day. Published writers and illustrators will be at the...

Friday, June 25th, 2010

CASA swears in new class of volunteers

Volunteers for Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) of Central Texas were recently sworn in by District Judge Karin Bonicoro in Comal County.

Wednesday, May 5th, 2010

Public pressure could force EAA fee change

After local citizens pressed the Edwards Aquifer Authority (EAA), the water authority may reduce the fee for abandoned wells, which could save property owners thousands of dollars.

Wednesday, January 27th, 2010

San Marcian runs for state school board

San Marcos resident and Texas State professor Rebecca Bell-Metereau said the Texas State Board of Education (SBOE) is missing the point about education, so she's running for a seat on the board.

Sunday, March 22nd, 2009

PEC donates $1,000 to CASA

Pedernales Electric Cooperative (PEC) recently donated $1,000 to Court Appointed Special Advocates of Central Texas.

Friday, March 20th, 2009

CASA volunteers sworn in

Court Appointed Special Advocates of Central Texas (CASA) welcomed a new class of volunteers on March 13.