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Tuesday, May 5th, 2015

Wimberley, Hill Country Christian seniors among Pedernales Electric scholarship winners

Wimberley High School senior William Mayhew has been awarded a $10,000 scholarship from Pedernales Electric Cooperative. He was one of 14 students from Central Texas who were presented with scholarships totaling $50,000 during a reception last month at the cooperative’s headquarters.

Monday, July 21st, 2014

Robinson to take charge of Hays CISD’s Buda Elementary

If he is confirmed by the school board, Tim Robinson will lead one of the oldest of Hays CISD’s 13 elementary schools. Pfluger Elementary and Live Oak Academy have new principals this year, as well.

Thursday, October 6th, 2011

San Marcos CISD trustees hire new school improvement coordinator

San Marcos CISD recently hired Gregory Rodriguez as the coordinator of accountability and school improvement. He'll be paid $78,000 annually, plus fringe.

Wednesday, July 28th, 2010

ACC contracts for 72 acres next to San Marcos High

The Austin Community College (ACC) district has contracted for 72 acres just south of San Marcos High School for the purpose of locating a campus in San Marcos. The purchase is contingent on voters approving San Marcos...

Tuesday, May 4th, 2010

Hays CISD hires three principals

Hays CISD trustees hired principals for Lehman High School, Academy High School and Dahlstrom Middle School this week.

Tuesday, October 13th, 2009

SMHS students win at vocal competition

With more 600 students in district competition, six San Marcos High School vocalists won places to compete in the regional competition for the Texas Music Educators Association choir.