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Rancho Vista


Monday, November 14th, 2011

A sprawling slum in San Marcos’ shadow

Just across the county line in Redwood, Rancho Vista is a patchwork of 361 lots with 1,000 homesteads on them – sometimes families will pile two or three mobile homes on one lot – and an estimated 3,500 people living there.

Thursday, April 1st, 2010

Crime Stoppers looks for help in outlet mall robbery

Hays County Crime Stoppers and San Marcos police are asking for help in solving an armed robbery that took place at the Prime Outlet Mall in August 2009. A store manager and an employee were robbed at...

Tuesday, March 16th, 2010

Hays County to give Guadalupe residents free immunizations

Hays County will provide free immunizations to Guadalupe County residents at a health fair next week, saying it's a public health benefit for Hays County residents. A Guadalupe County commissioner said Guadalupe officials were unaware of the...