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Wednesday, December 24th, 2014

San Marcos CISD cheerleader scandal earns Texas Monthly’s ‘Bum Steer’ award

An eventful feud between two business owners in Driftwood also manages an “honorable” mention in the magazine’s annual recap of Texans run amuck.

Tuesday, July 8th, 2014

Billy Porterfield, 1932 to 2014

During a career that spanned more than a half-century, Porterfield told stories — the universal and the intimate — with a distinctive style and keen ear for both the spoken and written word.

Sunday, October 2nd, 2011

Texas State to host reception and Q&A with three Texas writers

Three Texas Hill Country writers will speak and answer questions about their craft this Thursday at Texas State's Alkek Library in San Marcos.

Thursday, September 30th, 2010

Texas Citrus Fiesta costumes to be presented at Texas State

Thursday at 2 p.m., the Department of Family and Consumer Sciences at Texas State will present a collection of costumes from the Texas Citrus Fiesta. The presentation will also serve as an inauguration of the fashion merchandising...

Friday, April 30th, 2010

The Weekend: Nuthin' weak about this one

From menudo to Sousa to Mariachi to disc golf to theater to ballet to soapbox derby, there's enough stuff to do this weekend that you'll need a big healing bowl of the Mexican soup to soothe you....

Tuesday, April 20th, 2010

Texas Monthly editor to read at Katherine Anne Porter House

Jake Silverstein, editor of Texas Monthly, will read from his book, Nothing Happened and Then it Did, on April 30 at the Katherine Anne Porter House in Kyle on April 30.

Thursday, April 15th, 2010

Texas Monthly editor to give reading at Katherine Anne Porter House

Texas Monthly Editor Jake Silverstein will visit the Katherine Anne Porter House in Kyle for a reading from his book, Nothing Happened and Then it Did: A Chronicle of Fact and Fiction, Friday, April 30, at 7:30...

Monday, February 8th, 2010

Porterfield donates archive to Wittliff Collection

Legendary Texas journalist Billy Porterfield, award-winning author of several books, has donated his major archive to the Wittliff Collections at the Alkek Library at Texas State. During a 50-year career that included stints with the Houston Chronicle,...