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Wednesday, February 13th, 2013

Q&A: Kent Finlay on the birth of San Marcos music

The Texas Country guru talks about Luckenbach as an inspiration for the San Marcos music scene, the birth of Cheatham Street Warehouse and San Marcos as Austin-in-miniature.

Sunday, October 2nd, 2011

Texas State to host reception and Q&A with three Texas writers

Three Texas Hill Country writers will speak and answer questions about their craft this Thursday at Texas State's Alkek Library in San Marcos.

Friday, October 22nd, 2010

12 projects vie for remaining $3.4M of county bond money

With only $3.4 remaining to be allocated from $30 million of parks bonds authorized by Hays County voters in 2007, 12 projects are in the running for funds. Three of the projects are in San Marcos. The...

Tuesday, June 29th, 2010

International man of comedy comes to town

The career of comedian Tom Rhodes has been one long travelogue of adventures, some of which you can hear for yourself when Corridor Comedy brings him to J's Bistro, 202 North LBJ Drive, Wednesday at 8 p.m.

Thursday, March 11th, 2010

Windemere Ranch could go to habitat — or development

The owners of Windemere Ranch property say they're going ahead with their plans for development, but Hays County could have designs on the land for its regional habitat conservation plan to protect the golden-cheeked warbler and the...

Wednesday, February 3rd, 2010

Rattlers move up in new UIL alignment

The new University Interscholastic League (UIL) alignment for 2010-2012 returns San Marcos to Class 5A, while Hays, Lehman and Wimberley are brought closer to home.

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