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Tuesday, December 13th, 2016

Thomaides edges out Becerra in San Marcos mayor nail-biter

UPDATED 10:30 p.m. DEC. 13 | Longtime council member John Thomaides squeaked out a narrow victory over challenger Ruben Becerra in an embittered runoff election for San Marcos mayor.

Tuesday, December 13th, 2016

Election 2016 Results: San Marcos, Buda city council runoffs

Election results will be posted here as they are released by the Hays County Elections Office, starting with the close of polls at 7 p.m.

Monday, December 12th, 2016

Letter: Thomaides is best choice for mayor in important election

In a letter to the editor, CATHERINE CLAYTON writes that “no parallel exists between the two mayoral candidates.”

Sunday, December 11th, 2016

San Marcos to choose mayor, councilmen in Tuesday runoff

A runoff election for three positions on the San Marcos City Council will be held 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 13 at designated polling places.

Tuesday, November 8th, 2016

Election 2016 Results: San Marcos mayor, city council

Election results will be posted here as they are released by the Hays County Elections Office for the 2016 General Election.

Friday, October 14th, 2016

Election 2016: San Marcos mayoral candidates debate at CONA forum

Five men running for San Marcos mayor — Cherif Gacis, Jacob Montoya, John Thomaides, Sam Brannon and Ruben Becerra — took questions at a candidate forum hosted Oct. 13 by the Council of Neighborhood Associations.

Thursday, October 16th, 2008

New city planning arm emerges from staff changes, P&Z purge

It remains to be seen how the city will change the way it handles development, but the people making those calls are changing rapidly as City Manager Rick Menchaca shuffles the city staff while the Planning and...