San Marcos Mercury | Local News from San Marcos and Hays County, Texas

Lisa Dvorak

Monday, December 27th, 2010

City honors Dvorak, Zook

The city of San Marcos recently honored two retirees: Assistant Police Chief Lisa Dvorak and fire department Battalion Chief Bob Zook.

Saturday, May 30th, 2009

San Marcos police honor heroic officers, civilians

Officer Candace Brinkkoeter was awarded a Police Medal of Honor for pulling a semi-conscious man from a burning vehicle in March last year. She was among honorees at a San Marcos Police Department ceremony this month.

Thursday, May 28th, 2009

San Marcos Police honor top cops

San Marcos Police Department (SMPD) Officer Candice Brinkkoeter won the Police Medal of Honor at an awards ceremony earlier this month. Brinkkoeter crawled into a burning vehicle in April 2008 and pulled a man to safety. Immediately...

Sunday, May 17th, 2009

New noise ordinance goes into effect

The City of San Marcos implemented new rules on noise and unruly gatherings on May 12 with the goal of reducing complaints about loud parties.