Saturday, February 16th, 2013
San Marcos and South Hays firefighters doused at least two grassfires along the east side of Texas 123 this afternoon, one of which burned about five acres.
Monday, February 4th, 2013
Quick action by the San Marcos Fire Department averted destruction of the Old Fish Hatchery Community Building at San Marcos Plaza Park Sunday night.
Tuesday, December 18th, 2012
Authorities have cleared the scene of a crash involving three tractor-trailers that closed the northbound lanes of Interstate 35 near the 201 mile marker for more than five hours.
Friday, December 7th, 2012
Members of the Pi Kapppa Alpha fraternity hosted a "Fireman's Challenge" fundraiser, donating half the proceeds to the San Marcos Fire Department.
Tuesday, October 9th, 2012
San Marcos firefighters douse a structure fire at 1134 W. Hopkins St. Saturday morning. The fire destroyed a detached garage and two vehicles and caused an estimated $35,000 in property damage.
Wednesday, September 12th, 2012
With a morning ceremony on Tuesday, San Marcos residents marked the 11th anniversary of the life-altering terrorist attacks of Sept. 11, 2001. The local tradition includes tolling the city's historical fire bell — relocated years ago from...
Wednesday, September 5th, 2012
The city of San Marcos will hold the annual 9-11 remembrance ceremony at 9 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 11 to honor the memory of the 3,000 people who died in the worst terrorist attack in the nation’s history.
Tuesday, November 22nd, 2011
The San Marcos Fire Department recently celebrated the graduation of its first Citizens Fire Academy Class.
Friday, November 4th, 2011
More than 170 volunteers -- including the Chick-fil-A cow -- came to Hernandez Elementary classrooms on Oct. 28 to read with students and provide refreshments as part of the school’s annual “Fall into Reading” Day.