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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.

Thursday, June 10th, 2010

Martinson goes to Nationals in fifth round

Texas State shortstop Jason Martinson was selected in the fifth round of the Major League Baseball first-year player draft, making him the highest picked position player in Texas State history and the third highest pick overall in...

Tuesday, July 22nd, 2008

Hap Mansfield’s Blog: Bang the drum slowly

Is the drummer in a rock band like the catcher on a baseball team? Or is he more like the shortstop?

Tuesday, June 17th, 2008

Interleague play loses its force either way

Interleague play in Major League Baseball no longer is thrilling nor annoying. It's just a chronic ache one learns to live with.

Monday, March 31st, 2008

Astros have nowhere to go

With little pitching at the major or minor league levels, the Houston Astros will struggle, and they apparently have nowhere to go for a very long time.

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