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Thursday, December 18th, 2014

Nonprofit group offers ‘dignity’ through discounted Christmas gift program

Volunteers for Mission San Marcos and two local churches are collecting new, unwrapped gifts for their Affordable Christmas program, now in its second holiday season.

Tuesday, March 18th, 2014

Run raises $9K for local scholarships

The San Marcos Manufacturer’s Association and Central Texas Medical Center raised $9,136 for local scholarships last month with their Gear Up 10-Mile Run at Tanger Outlet Center.

Friday, November 4th, 2011

Hernandez Elementary “Fall into Reading” event celebrates literacy

More than 170 volunteers -- including the Chick-fil-A cow -- came to Hernandez Elementary classrooms on Oct. 28 to read with students and provide refreshments as part of the school’s annual “Fall into Reading” Day.

Thursday, September 30th, 2010

North Hays Community Expo could be a hit for job seekers

Job seekers may be interested in the North Hays Community Expo on Oct. 7 from 3-7 p.m at the Hays CISD Performing Arts Center in Kyle, 979 Kohler's Crossing.

Wednesday, August 11th, 2010

SMA puts finishing touches on stadium sponsorship

As the San Marcos Academy football team began fall drills Monday, workers put the final touches on Ingram/A+ FCU Stadium to reflect a corporate sponsorship by A+ Federal Credit Union.

Monday, August 9th, 2010

SMA makes sponsorship deal with Chick-Fil-A

San Marcos Academy has made a deal to bring in Chick-Fil-A as the official corporate sponsor of its volleyball and basketball programs. The basketball and volleyball court has been renamed Chick-Fil-A Court, and the basketball coaches will...

Thursday, May 27th, 2010

Chick-fil-a opening brings out loyal camping customers

More than a day before Thursday's opening of the new Chick-fil-a in Kyle at 5289 Kyle Center Drive, the store already had a full parking lot as campers prepared to be the first customers. Even though the...

Thursday, May 20th, 2010

Chick-fil-A slated to open in Kyle next week

A new 4,287 square-foot Chick-fil-A will open in Kyle next week, bringing 65 new jobs to the area. The grand opening is slated for May 27.

Monday, March 15th, 2010

San Marcos chamber cuts ribbon at Chick-fil-A

Ambassadors from the San Marcos Area Chamber of Commerce joined those who waited in line for the celebration as Chick-fil-A opened on Interstate-35 earlier this month.

Wednesday, March 3rd, 2010

New Chick-fil-A opens in San Marcos

The new Chick-fil-A in San Marcos will officially open on Thursday, but the company claims that many will camp-out for the year's worth of Chick-fil-A given to the first 100 customers.