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Wednesday, April 30th, 2008

Texas State student body president-elect lays out vision

The Associated Student Government will welcome its new officers on June 1. Out with the old and in with the new sometimes leaves confusion around what will take place in the year to come. Student body president-elect Brett Baker has a lot planned for the 2008-2009 school year, most of which includes student empowerment. “Our

Friday, April 25th, 2008

Concealed carry: allowing weapons on campus

With mass shootings occurring on college campuses across the United States, some students feel the need to protect themselves from what could happen. The defense mechanism of choice for a particular group of students on campus, is...

Friday, April 25th, 2008

Associated Student Government election results

After weeks of anticipation, the results are in for the Associated Student Government elections. Brett Baker was elected student body president and Jason Moore was elected student body vice president. They were both elected with about 58...

Wednesday, April 23rd, 2008

I (TX) TX

By Amanda Oskey Maybe you’ve seen the shirts around that look like they say “I (heart) TX”. But the closer you get to the shirt, you can see that, rather than a heart, you see the shape...

Saturday, April 19th, 2008

Business Spotlight – Folding Chairs Plus

Welcome to a new feature of Newstreamz – the Business Spotlight. In this area we will share information with the readers about businesses in our cities. San Marcos is more than beautiful rivers, education, and good neighbors....

Saturday, April 19th, 2008

Hit-and-runs make this a bad week for buildings

From Staff Reports Some students trying to get some sleep at the Outpost Apartments Wednesday night were awakened by a loud crash. Around 12:35 a.m., witnesses say a black pickup truck drove into building 5 at the...

Friday, April 18th, 2008

Local minister gets published

Living in a small European town is a dream of many Americans, but most will never get the opportunity. “That’s why I wrote Letters from Boerdonk. Boerdonk is the village every American dreams of living in, but...

Thursday, April 17th, 2008

Police blotter 04/16/2008

Newstreamz.com will print updates of dropped charges or not guilty verdicts upon request. Send requests with appropriate documentation and working daytime phone number to cops@newstreamz.com or by fax to (512) 392-5132. •7:57 a.m. April 16. Criminal Mischief,...

Thursday, April 17th, 2008

Police blotter 04/15/2008

Newstreamz.com will print updates of dropped charges or not guilty verdicts upon request. Send requests with appropriate documentation and working daytime phone number to cops@newstreamz.com or by fax to (512) 392-5132. •8:50 a.m. April 15. Hit and...

Thursday, April 17th, 2008

Texas State AMA chapter excels at international collegiate conference

By Jayme Blaschke The American Marketing Association chapter at Texas State University-San Marcos finished second overall in the AMA Case competition during the 30th Annual AMA International Collegiate Conference held recently in New Orleans, La. Texas State...

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