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Lisa Morris


Wednesday, July 22nd, 2015

Arts commission award honors keepers of San Marcos culture

The San Marcos Arts Commission is calling for nominations for an annual award honoring individuals or organizations that have substantially enriched the community’s cultural and artistic life.

Friday, January 3rd, 2014

‘Citizen extraordinaire’ Pat Murdock honored for tireless volunteerism

Pat Murdock — dubbed San Marcos’ “citizen extraordinaire” — is honored by Mayor Daniel Guerrero and friends from the many civic organizations to which she contributes as a volunteer and mentor.

Wednesday, December 4th, 2013

Council proclamation heralds Sights & Sounds 2013

The San Marcos City Council officially designated Dec. 4-7 as “Sights & Sounds of Christmas Weekend.”

Tuesday, January 8th, 2013

City to break ground Jan. 21 on LBJ-MLK Crossroads

The city of San Marcos and the LBJ-MLK Crossroads Memorial Committee will host a groundbreaking ceremony for a new sculpture commemorating the civil rights legacy of President Lyndon Baines Johnson and Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. at...

Monday, November 1st, 2010

Nagy selected as grand marshal for Veterans Day parade

From a field of six Vietnam-era veterans nominated by local residents, retired U.S. Navy Captain Bettye Nagy was chosen to serve as Grand Marshall of the 2010 San Marcos Veterans Day Parade, which will take place Saturday.

Monday, August 9th, 2010

Arts commission puts out call for projects

Local artists with a civic streak may be able to procure grant funding for projects. The grants are available from the San Marcos Arts Commission from the city's hotel and convention taxes, or they may come from...

Sunday, April 4th, 2010

Ride 2 Recovery to arrive in San Marcos Tuesday

War veterans suffering combat-induced maladies such as amputations and traumatic brain injury will arrive in San Marcos Tuesday as part of the 350-mile Ride 2 Recovery initiated by the United States Department of Veterans Affairs.

Thursday, April 1st, 2010

City seeks arts peer review panelists

The City of San Marcos Arts Commission is seeking qualified individuals for the arts peer review panel to read funding applications and participate in a public review session.

Friday, February 5th, 2010

City seeks volunteer Peer Review Panelists

The City of San Marcos Arts Commission is currently taking applications from arts professionals who would like to be considered for positions as volunteer Peer Review Panelists. The panelists evaluate and score application for arts funding submitted...

Thursday, December 3rd, 2009

Mayor proclaims ‘Sights and Sounds of Christmas Week’

San Marcos Mayor Susan Narvaiz recently proclaimed Sights and Sounds of Christmas Week, honoring the volunteers who work tirelessly to insure the event continues to delight event attendees.

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