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Wednesday, July 29th, 2009

Newstreamz Video Extra – What's Happening Hap? – 7/29/2009

In this Newstreamz Video Extra, Hap Mansfield and Chris Doelle run down what’s going on this weekend in San Marcos.

Friday, May 1st, 2009

Newstreamz Video Extra – City Beat

In this Newstreamz City Beat, Andy Sevilla and Bill Peterson discuss what's going on in San Marcos city government.

Saturday, February 7th, 2009

Newstreamz Video Extra – Texas State Mens Basketball versus SLU

Welcome to another Newstreamz Video Extra! Texas State versus Southern Louisiana University in men’s college basketball.

Sunday, January 25th, 2009

King commemoration continues at Texas State

While most of the country took a day to remember Martin Luther King, Jr., the particular events of this year have inspired Texas State University to give his memory a full week.

Friday, January 23rd, 2009

Pet ordinance survives council meeting

Though the San Marcos city council put a controversial new animal control ordinance on Thursday night's agenda to address citizen concerns, councilmembers heard mostly from supporters of the ordinance.

Thursday, January 22nd, 2009

Court seeks shooting range funding

Hays County Commissioners like the idea of building a countywide shooting range, but they like the idea of building a lot of facilities. Thus, the court will task a citizens committee with figuring out how to pay...

Thursday, January 22nd, 2009

San Marcos council to revisit animal ordinance

A new animal control ordinance that has the city talking since its passage is going back before the San Marcos City Council Thursday night for more discussion. Citizens have voiced alarm about mandatory microchip registration for dogs...

Wednesday, January 21st, 2009

City leaders push legislative priorities

Positioning for state and federal legislative sessions, San Marcos officials went to Washington last week asking for money from a proposed economic stimulus plan.

Tuesday, January 20th, 2009

Mayor swears in city board members

Last week, San Marcos officials swore in and recognized about 250 who serve on various city boards. In December, the city council appointed 92 citizens to 23 boards.

Tuesday, January 20th, 2009

Obama’s oath recalls MLK, LBJ

As Barack Obama takes the oath as the first African-American President in United States history today, Ed Mihalkanin reflects on how Martin Luther King and Lyndon Baines Johnson, honored Monday in San Marcos, helped shape the possibility...

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