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Monday, December 1st, 2014

Heritage Association’s holiday home tour set for Sunday

Five families will open their unique residences to the public 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 7 for the Heritage Association of San Marcos’ annual Home for the Holidays Tour.

Monday, October 13th, 2014

‘Tales and Tours’ proposes a stroll through San Marcos history

Each October, the stories of people interred at the San Marcos Cemetery are retold to new audiences during guided pedestrian tours that highlight a revolving cast of noteworthy forebearers.

Friday, May 2nd, 2014

Documentary premiere kicks off historical weekend

For the most elaborate effort yet in a series of local history documentaries, the Hays County Historical Commission commissioned — and then destroyed — a full-scale replica of a Union gunboat. The documentary on Confederate war hero...

Wednesday, October 31st, 2012

San Marcos to induct three into Women’s Hall of Fame

The City of San Marcos will celebrate the accomplishments of three local women by inducting them into the Women’s Hall of Fame during a ceremony 6 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 1 at the San Marcos Activity Center, 501...

Tuesday, April 13th, 2010

McCoy Corporation to serve cottage lunch at historic Cock House

The McCoy Corporation will serve a Texas classic brisket lunch at the Charles S. Cock House Museum on April 23. The proceeds will benefit the Heritage Association of San Marcos.

Tuesday, March 30th, 2010

Economic development plan waits on funding

Though many local jurisdictions have approved the Greater San Marcos Plan as a blueprint for local economic development, the launch for a new board to implement the plan has been delayed while organizers seek funding and non-profit...

Monday, November 30th, 2009

Economic development plan in works for city

San Marcos' economic development office, along with other local jurisdictions and stakeholders, is working on an economic development plan that would target health care, corporate and professional operations and supply chain management.

Wednesday, May 27th, 2009

McCoy’s hosting Cock House luncheon

McCoy's Building Supply will host the San Marcos Heritage Association Cottage Kitchen Luncheon 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday, May 29.

Monday, May 4th, 2009

CTMC to host Cottage Kitchen luncheon on Friday

Central Texas Medical Center staff will host this week's Cottage Kitchen luncheon at the Charles S. Cock House, 400 W. Hopkins St., to benefit the Heritage Association of San Marcos.