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Thursday, November 18th, 2010

Mendez acknowledges Geography Awareness Week with poster contest

The students at Irene K. Mendez Elementary School held a poster contest in conjunction with Geography Awareness week. The winning posters will go on to district competition.

Friday, April 23rd, 2010

City proclaims Crime Vicitims Week

National Crime Victims Week, which is April 18-24 this year, was first proclaimed during the presidency of Ronald Reagan. It was recently recognized by the City of San Marcos with a proclamation.

Wednesday, September 9th, 2009

Hays County schools vary about Obama speech

Hays County public school districts took subtly different approaches to President Barack Obama's Tuesday speech to schoolchildren, which was broadcast nationally over the Internet and on C-SPAN and CNN at noon.

Friday, July 17th, 2009

The Weekend: Celebrate ice cream, tunes

The weekend for celebrating National Ice Cream Day is going to be hot in more ways than one. Who woulda thunk it? Live music at San Marcos mainstays like Triple Crown always helps.

Tuesday, March 4th, 2008

Clemens vs. The Feds

Roger Clemens picked a bad time to try scoring public relations points in Congress over accusations that he used steroids.

Thursday, February 21st, 2008

The Democrats debate

Barack Obama has the look of every Democratic presidential winner starting from 1976, which means we don't really know what we're looking at.