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Thursday, December 1st, 2011

Public input sought on more wild-rice regulation

The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department will hold initial scoping meetings and take public comment on the potential designation of a segment of the San Marcos River as a new State Scientific Area to protect federally endangered Texas wild-rice and its habitat.

Wednesday, December 1st, 2010

Sights and Sounds of Christmas begins four-day run Wednesday night

The sparkling Sights and Sounds of Christmas, a harbinger of the holiday season, begins Wednesday at 5:30 p.m. This year's festival features four days instead of the traditional three.

Friday, August 13th, 2010

City seeks nominees for Women's Hall of Fame

The City of San Marcos is once again seeking nominations of outstanding local women for induction into the San Marcos Women's Hall of Fame. The deadline for nomination submissions is Aug.31 at 5 p.m.

Monday, October 26th, 2009

City to launch prescription drug program

San Marcos officials will announce a new program Thursday enabling all city residents to reduce the cost of all prescription drugs by 20 percent.

Monday, September 28th, 2009

City seeks parade entrants, nominees

The City of San Marcos is seeking entrants and nominees for the position of grand marshall for the Veteran's Day Parade.