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Thursday, October 21st, 2010

Commentary: ACC won't address training needs

In this commentary, retired Texas State agriculture professor Lon Shell says Austin Community College won't be able to address job training needs in San Marcos and won't allow for enough local control over a San Marcos campus.

Wednesday, September 15th, 2010

Updated: Ethics Commission did not comment on anti-ACC lawsuit’s merit, official says

A group that opposes San Marcos CISD's annexation into the Austin Community College District has asked a state district judge to prohibit Mayor Susan Narvaiz and council member Kim Porterfield from using city of San Marcos resources...

Friday, September 10th, 2010

Narvaiz, Porterfield, say lawsuit is 'pure politics'

San Marcos Mayor Susan Narvaiz and Councilmember Kim Porterfield said a lawsuit filed against them by a group opposing San Marcos CISD annexation into the Austin Community College district is, itself, a bid to sway the election....

Sunday, September 5th, 2010

Suit seeks injunction against councilmembers supporting ACC measure

Citizens Advocating Responsible Education (CARE SMCISD) has filed for an injunction against San Marcos Mayor Susan Narvaiz and Councilmember Kim Porterfield, who the group is accusing of using city facilities and resources to support San Marcos CISD's...

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