Friday, December 5th, 2014
In a new report, the Texas Task Force on Infectious Disease Preparedness and Response called for the establishment of a treatment facility specifically for children, among other recommendations.
Monday, October 20th, 2014
FULL ACCESS FOR PRO MEMBERS | Under an arrangement made public late last week, Central Texas Medical Center will automatically transfer people potentially stricken with the Ebola virus to one of St. David’s Healthcare’s Austin...
Thursday, February 28th, 2013
State Rep. Dan Flynn, R-Canton, said that legislation he authored to expand options for selling unpasteurized milk in Texas quickly received praise from across the state.
Thursday, August 9th, 2012
Hays County physicians have recorded two local known cases of a neurological disease caused by the West Nile virus this summer.
Monday, July 25th, 2011
Teen pregnancy rates at San Marcos CISD have hit a record low, declining 42 percent from a high set in 2006.
Thursday, December 23rd, 2010
Bicycle advocates are gearing up for an uphill climb during the next state legislative session, and it's a hill they're all too familiar with.
Tuesday, July 20th, 2010
By a 5-2 vote Monday night, San Marcos CISD trustees decided to overturn the school district's "abstinence only" sex education policy in favor of "abstinence plus," which teaches about contraception along with abstinence.
Monday, October 5th, 2009
Howell Wechsler, a Centers for Disease Control division director, will speak 9:30 a.m. Oct. 6 at Texas State University.
Tuesday, June 23rd, 2009
The Hays County Personal Health Department (HCPHD) reported an increase in flu-like symptoms around the county and is urging citizens to continue taking personal hygiene steps to lessen the severity and spread of what is suspected to...
Wednesday, June 3rd, 2009
The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) confirmed four cases of swine flu in Hays County in May.