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Tuesday, October 4th, 2011

San Marcos Has Talent finalists announced

San Marcos Has Talent judges selected four local musical acts to perform at the San Marcos Area Chamber of Commerce 109th Annual Awards Gala on Nov. 3.

Monday, September 13th, 2010

SMA inducts new honor society members

Earlier this month, San Marcos Academy's National Honor Society (NHS) held its induction ceremony. Ten new members were welcomed to the society.

Monday, August 16th, 2010

Bobcats working on answers at quarterback, nose tackle

Tim Hawkins threw two touchdown passes and a handful of freshmen gave hints that they could be part of the solution on defense Saturday as the Texas State football team finished its first week of practice with...

Tuesday, June 29th, 2010

SMBA valedictorian awarded Byrd Scholarship

The 2010 San Marcos Baptist Academy (SMBA) valedictorian, Margaret Mary (“Maggie”) Boylan, was recently awarded the Robert C. Byrd Honors Scholarship.

Monday, May 10th, 2010

National Honor Society Spelling Bee has elementary winners

San Marcos High School was the setting for the school district's recent Honor Society Spelling Bee. which saw the participation of 128 elementary school students.

Tuesday, May 4th, 2010

'Hope for Haiti' assembly hopes to aid Haitians

In a special assembly entitled "Hope for Haiti," Sabrina Ray, a San Marcos High School world geography teacher, will relate her experiences in the devastated island nation. Ray is of Haitian origin and recently traveled to Haiti...

Wednesday, February 24th, 2010

Commissioners honor fallen San Marcos soldier

The Hays County Commissioners Court honored Paul Peña, the San Marcos Baptist Academy graduate who died in action last month in the American Sector of Afghanistan.

Tuesday, January 19th, 2010

SMBA senior named to all-state football team

Sam Boothby, a senior at San Marcos Baptist Academy (SMBA), was recently named to the 11-man Academic All-State Football Team by the Texas Association of Private and Parochial Schools (TAPPS). Boothby was chosen not only on...