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Sunday, September 21st, 2014

McCoy’s honored by statewide Habitat for Humanity

Habitat for Humanity Texas has chosen McCoy’s Building Supply as its first corporate partner of the year, an award that will hereafter be named in honor of the San Marcos-based chain of home improvement stores.

Friday, March 16th, 2012

Waitress, soldier to take keys to newest Habitat home

Esther Williams Henk, a familiar face waiting tables at Cafe on the Square for years, will receive the keys to her new home during a dedication of the Habit for Humanity project 2 p.m. Sunday.

Wednesday, April 21st, 2010

College of Liberal Arts honors five

The College of Liberal Arts at Texas State has honored five distinguished alumni for their accomplishments in their professions and communities.

Tuesday, November 10th, 2009

Alternative Christmas market gives gift givers choices

On Sunday, First Lutheran Church at 130 West Holland, will be the site for a "market" of gifts meant to embody the spirit of the season. The Alternative Christmas Gift Market will give shoppers a chance to...

Friday, July 10th, 2009

The Weekend: Try Kool-Aid and shade

The hot weather might be a prompt to try remembering what made summer fun as a kid. Stuff like Kool-Aid, barbecue, shade and flashlight tag. Then, maybe, snap into grown-up mode and see some live music, or...

Monday, April 21st, 2008

Former mobile home park will see new life as Habitat homes

San Marcos Habitat for Humanity is preparing for future home construction on the site of a former mobile home park shut down by city inspectors about a year and a half ago.