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Wednesday, October 28th, 2015

Texas State honors LBJ and his landmark Higher Education Act

Fifty years later, university officials came together to celebrate the day Texas State’s most famous alumnus signed the Higher Education Act. The guest list included Luci Baines Johnson, youngest daughter of former U.S. President Lyndon B. Johnson.

Monday, October 26th, 2015

Election 2015: San Marcos Voters’ Guide

The League of Women Voters of Hays County’s questions-and-answers with candidates for two San Marcos City Council seats plus an overview of two proposed amendments to the San Marcos City Charter. Election Day is Tuesday, Nov. 3.

Monday, October 26th, 2015

Texans to decide on transportation funding with Prop. 7

As Texas’ transportation needs multiply, voters in the rapidly growing state will be asked Nov. 3 to consider a way to pay for those needs.

Thursday, October 22nd, 2015

San Antonio water utility leader defends Vista Ridge pipeline

The ousted author of a study that describes a controversial San Antonio water supply project as “high risk” squared off with the head of the city’s water utility Wednesday.

Thursday, October 8th, 2015

Downtown Award nominees announced by San Marcos Main Street program

The city of San Marcos’ Main Street program has announced finalists for its annual Downtown Awards, chosen by popular vote from more than 900 community nominations.

Tuesday, October 6th, 2015

San Marcos Cemetery tours to feature headstone carving demonstration

Austin sculptor Cat Quintanilla will demonstrate head stone carving on Oct. 17 as part of the annual San Marcos Cemetery Tales and Tours, hosted by the Heritage Association of San Marcos and the Friends of the San...

Thursday, October 1st, 2015

CASA of Central Texas plans information session on child abuse in Hays County

Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) of Central Texas, a nonprofit child advocacy agency, will hold an one-hour information session for community members at noon Thursday, Oct. 15 at the Dripping Springs Community Library, 501 Sportsplex Drive.

Friday, September 25th, 2015

Letter: Removing Cape’s Dam ‘a risky gamble’

ALFRED L. McALISTER, a UT School of Public Health professor, writes that ‘prompt action is needed to prevent injury in the highly dangerous water around the breaches in Capes Dam’

Friday, September 25th, 2015

Toll lanes scrubbed from plans for U.S. 281 in San Antonio

Efforts to expand the stretch of U.S. 281 passing through San Antonio will move ahead without the addition of toll lanes following a unanimous Texas Transportation Commission vote Thursday.

Wednesday, September 23rd, 2015

CTMC Foundation gala to honor the Ingrams, prominent Central Texas philanthropists

In its 28th year, the Stars of Texas Gala will feature live music from venerable country music band Diamond Rio.

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