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Friday, December 9th, 2011

Committee names artists competing for LBJ, MLK memorial

The LBJ/MLK Memorial Crossroads Project Committee on Thursday announced the artists who are under consideration to design and build a $100,000 memorial funded with City of San Marcos hotel/motel tax dollars.

Monday, September 19th, 2011

Downtown to host ‘wine walk’

A "Downtown Wine Walk" is slated for Sept. 30 and will include stops at several downtown establishments and feature hors d'oeuvres, coupons for dinner discounts, carriage rides, and musical performances by Texas State students.

Friday, January 14th, 2011

The Weekend: Family game night time of year

It hasn't been much fun getting out and about lately, as cold as it has been. But warmer temperatures are supposed to arrive for the weekend, so what can be better than having alternatives around town? Maybe...

Wednesday, December 8th, 2010

Tree lit at LBJ Museum

Members of the board of directors of the Lyndon Baines Johnson museum of San Marcos and guests gathered around the museum’s Christmas tree as San Marcos Mayor Daniel Guerrero flipped the switch on the tree lights Monday...

Friday, August 13th, 2010

The Weekend: A cat on a hot, tin roof? In August?

There's a cat on a hot tin roof (and we don't mean a warm chocolate sundae with peanuts) in Wimberley this weekend, as the Wimberley Players continue a smoldering production to open their 30th season. San Marcos,...

Wednesday, June 9th, 2010

County to kick in $225K for LBJ Museum work

Hays County commissioners agreed to provide $225,000 for renovations to the LBJ Museum in downtown San Marcos Tuesday, shortly after the City of San Marcos agreed to a contribution of $89,500.

Tuesday, June 8th, 2010

City pledges $500K match for family violence shelter

The San Marcos City Council agreed last week to provide $500,000 in matching funds towards a $1 million improvements project for the Hays-Caldwell Women's Center. However, some councilmembers are concerned that the city is taking on too...

Sunday, January 17th, 2010

San Marcos schedules events for MLK Day

Martin Luther King Day will be recognized in San Marcos with a series of events starting at 11 a.m. Monday on the steps of the Hays County Courthouse. The morning courthouse program will feature proclamations by San...

Friday, November 27th, 2009

The Weekend: Lights, camera, action

The weekend is loaded with theatre, music and holiday lights. It should take your mind off all that holiday shopping and put a song in your heart.

Friday, July 24th, 2009

The Weekend: Movies, music … more heat?

It's still going to be hot this weekend, and there's still plenty to see around San Marcos, including Whiskey Myers (above), which is playing at the Cheatham Street Warehouse Saturday night.

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