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Tuesday, August 18th, 2009

Council approves more outlet funds

San Marcos City Councilmembers agreed last week to spend more than a half-million dollars on promotions for the outlet malls, while cutting off funding for the minority tourism board.

Thursday, June 25th, 2009

Embassy Suites honored by city

San Marcos Mayor Susan Narvaiz recently recognized Embassy Suites Hotel, Spa and City Conference Center for its success in winning the Silver Platter Award from the Texas Hill Country Chapter of Meeting Professionals International.

Tuesday, April 21st, 2009

San Marcos loop work on the road again

After its latest detour through thorny politics surrounding Iraq war contractor KBR, engineering work will soon be underway on the county's portion of Farm-to-Market Road 110.

Monday, April 13th, 2009

Chamber to hold networking workshops

The San Marcos Area Chamber of Commerce will hold a series fo networking workshops at the Embassy Suites Conference Center, starting April 15.

Wednesday, March 18th, 2009

HOG rally coming to San Marcos

The Harley Owners Group (HOG) will hold its annual Texas rally in San Marcos from Sept. 24-26, bringing along Joan Jett and the Blackhearts.

Tuesday, June 3rd, 2008

Texas State awards stadium contracts

Texas State approved bids for new baseball and softball stadiums Monday as the athletic department continues its attempt to upgrade.

Thursday, May 8th, 2008

Still under construction, city’s conference center makes first big booking

The first major conference booked at the new Embassy Suites Hotel and San Marcos Conference Center , now under construction, will be the Texas College & University Facilities Conference slated for January 7-9, 2009 in San Marcos.

Thursday, January 31st, 2008

County gives initial approval to new roads plan [PRO]

In a rare unanimous decision, Hays County commissioners voted this morning to “conceptually” accept a reworked roads package from the state transportation department that scraps plans for Ranch Road 12 expansion but includes improvements to Interstate 35...

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