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Wednesday, December 15th, 2010

Former PEC GM Fuelberg to face sentencing in January

Former Pedernales Electric Cooperative (PEC) General Manager Bennie Fuelberg awaits sentencing from a state district judge in January after a jury in Gillespie County found him guilty of third-degree theft, misapplication of fiduciary property and money laundering last week.

Friday, October 22nd, 2010

The Weekend: Homecoming at Texas State tops busy schedule

It's homecoming weekend for Texas State as the football team takes on Northwestern State Saturday afternoon. Those returning to San Marcos, and those who have been here all along, are in for the usual variety of treats...

Wednesday, September 1st, 2010

San Marcos to raise utility rates in 2011 to meet costs

San Marcos city councilmembers have agreed during the budget process to raise rates for its water, wastewater, electric and garbage pick-up customers. Though the new water rates are yet to be decided, the city already charges among...

Wednesday, November 25th, 2009

New LBJ exhibit is bittersweet parting

A very special exhibit opening is planned for Saturday at 1 p.m. at the LBJ Museum of San Marcos. It is somewhat of a bittersweet occasion as the remarkable photos of Norman Dietels signal the end of...

Monday, November 16th, 2009

SimMan teaches, saves lives, looks a little freaky

SimMan is not exactly the Resusci-Annie mannequin on which you may have learned CPR. He's a whole new high-tech teaching tool.

Friday, November 6th, 2009

The Weekend: Parades, music, marketplaces

The weekend is chock-full of fine events. The Veterans Day Parade in San Marcos has more than 78 entries, Java Jive is cooking up delicious foods and coffees, the music is particularly good this weekend and the...

Friday, February 29th, 2008

Businesses want bigger signs

Main Street business owners in Buda told the city's economic development director that they want larger sign allowances.

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