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Monday, September 19th, 2011

Downtown to host ‘wine walk’

A "Downtown Wine Walk" is slated for Sept. 30 and will include stops at several downtown establishments and feature hors d'oeuvres, coupons for dinner discounts, carriage rides, and musical performances by Texas State students.

Tuesday, September 13th, 2011

Brad Rollins’ blog: A new front in the news war

Nearly four years ago, the San Marcos Mercury set out to change the way San Marcos communicates with itself, to provide a news source as dynamic and engaging as the city is.

Tuesday, September 13th, 2011

Sheriff, Hays County sued by former jail employee

Hays County Sheriff Gary Cutler has been sued by a former employee who claims he was demoted and pressured to resign in retaliation for political associations and free speech.

Monday, July 25th, 2011

Mercury, SMLN announce merger

Parent companies of the most widely read news sources in San Marcos — SanMarcosMercury.com and SanMarcosLocalNews.com — have merged effective this week in a new venture with Barton Publications Inc.

Wednesday, February 16th, 2011

Guerrero spends half as much as Thomaides in 2010 mayoral victory

Daniel Guerrero, who squeaked past John Thomaides in last November's San Marcos mayoral election, claimed victory despite spending half as much as his opponent. Campaign finance reports from July 2010 to January 2011 show that Guerrero spent...

Thursday, January 27th, 2011

Point/Counterpoint: Big buildings in the plans and in foreclosure

This week on Point/Counterpoint: San Marcos, San Marcos Local News Publisher Scott Gregson and Executive Editor Bill Peterson discuss building plans at San Marcos CISD, more about the city and the StoneCreek foreclosure, and other local topics...

Friday, October 15th, 2010

Precinct 2 commissioner candidates talk county issues

While Hays County Precinct 2 Commissioner Jeff Barton runs for county judge, two Kyle men are in the mix to represent the Buda and Kyle area on the Hays County Commissioners Court. Hays CISD Trustee Mark Jones...

Tuesday, October 12th, 2010

Prather, Hooper, discuss San Marcos issues for coming city election

In the first of a series of interviews with candidates for local offices in the Nov. 2 election, San Marcos city council candidates Toby Hooper and Jude Prather, who are running for the seat being vacated by...

Sunday, July 18th, 2010

Editorial: San Marcos CISD needs to remember … it's public

San Marcos CISD officials apparently haven't been hip to the open government requirements for public school districts. The school district needs to tighten up its understanding of what it means to be a public governmental entity.

Friday, June 18th, 2010

Mayor's team wins LBJ Museum tourney

A team fielded by San Marcos Mayor Susan Narvaiz won the Lyndon Baines Johnson Museum of San Marcos Golf Tournament at Quail Creek Country Club on June 12.

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