– Freethought San Marcos: A column by LAMAR W. HANKINS If the Social Security debate is a reliable precursor of the debate over the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA), a/k/a Obamacare, we will likely be debating the subject when my 9-year old grand-daughter is ready to retire. A recent commentary by America’s leading […]
As the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department marks the end of its 50th year in operation, the struggle continues.
For years, supporters of open-carry gun laws have pleaded with lawmakers to allow Texans to bear their arms openly in public. With the front-running Republican gubernatorial candidate proposing open carry laws, many supporters believe the time has finally arrived for legislators to approve such a measure.
Five finalists for San Marcos City Manager include Kyle assistant city manager James Earp and as well as assistant city managers from Sugar Land; Longview; North Richland Hills; and Tacoma, Wash.
The Greater San Marcos Partnership — the economic development arm of the city of San Marcos and Hays and Caldwell counties — this afternoon confirmed that a Michigan-based auto parts maker will establish a manufacturing center in San Marcos, a development first reported by the San Marcos Mercury on Friday.
Ricardo Maestas is out as the president of Sul Ross State University in Alpine effective immediately, according to sources close to the university.
A Michigan-based auto parts maker appears to have settled on San Marcos as the location for a plant it intends to establish in Texas — if officials approve “inducements” the company wants from City Hall.
IN BOBCAT MAGAZINE: If Texas State creative writing lecturer Jennifer duBois’ recently published second novel is as flawed as a handful of critics think, she would not be the first author to fall flat in her sophomore effort.
Pedal Power Bicycles, 2617 S. Interstate 35 in San Marcos, has been named one of America’s Best Bike Shops for 2013 by the National Bicycle Dealers Association.