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Monday, April 1st, 2013

San Marcos, Texas State make ‘best of’ lists

San Marcos’ downtown square and Texas State University’s Student Recreation Center were recently named to rundowns of distinguished places.

Wednesday, November 14th, 2012

Bouncer’s tip leads to student’s arrest for making fake IDs

San Marcos police have arrested a Texas State University student who they was manufacturing fake IDs for underage partiers.

Wednesday, August 15th, 2012

Major downtown reconstruction project starts this month

Seven years after voters approved bonds for part of the work, construction will soon be in full swing on the first phase of major overhaul of prominent downtown streets and sidewalks.

Wednesday, July 11th, 2012

Paid parking in downtown San Marcos? It’s in the plan

The downtown masterplan adopted by the city council calls for metered parking and more aggressive monitoring.