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Monday, April 8th, 2013

Brad Rollins’ Blog: Could a San Marcos homecoming be a healing finale for George Strait?

Considering the agony he encountered on the side of a winding country road in 1986, it’s embarrassingly presumptuous to even ask such a thing. But as he retires from touring, the ‘King of Country’ might consider the powerful possibilities of ending his career where it began.

Thursday, April 4th, 2013

Armstrong will sit out swimming competition

Try as he might, Lance Armstrong just can’t return to competitive sport.

Tuesday, January 15th, 2013

Video: World awaits doping confession from Lance Armstrong

Part-time Hays County resident Lance Armstrong is expected to offer a "limited admission" that he used performance-enhancing drugs in an interview with Oprah Winfrey that will air today.

Thursday, December 23rd, 2010

Cyclists gear up to push safe-passage laws

Bicycle advocates are gearing up for an uphill climb during the next state legislative session, and it's a hill they're all too familiar with.