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Tuesday, April 2nd, 2013

Bill would limit non-transferable tickets

Professional sports and live events are big business in Texas, and a bill before state legislators today aims to ensure fans who buy tickets can resell them or give them away without interference from venues or ticket brokers. But opponents of the measure say it actually protects scalpers and the secondary ticket market — not consumers.

Friday, September 7th, 2012

Video: Whiling away the summer at Sewell

School is back in session but summer days still burn slowly for student who hanging out at Sewell Park, the lazy Texas State University hangout on the banks of the San Marcos River.

Friday, November 18th, 2011

F1 Promoter: No Money, No Race

The man largely responsible for bringing Formula One to Texas said Thursday there won't be a Grand Prix race near Austin in November 2012 if F1 hasn't been paid first.

Monday, January 21st, 2008

Bobcats baseball team loaded for another run at championship

By CHRIS DOELLE Sports Editor SAN MARCOS — The Texas State University baseball team is getting ready to begin their ninth season under Head Coach Ty Harrington on Feb. 22 when they face Stephen F. Austin University...

Wednesday, January 16th, 2008

SMHS boys notch win over Anderson

By JASON JUMP Sports Reporter AUSTIN — San Marcos High School (17-10, 2-4) suffered one of its worse district setbacks Friday night at Austin Westlake, but the Rattlers bounced back Tuesday night in the Capital City with...