San Marcos Mercury | Local News from San Marcos and Hays County, Texas

Featured

Thursday, August 31st, 2017

It’s been one week since Harvey hit Texas. Here’s what you need to know.

It’s been one week since Hurricane Harvey hit the Texas coast. While the rainfall may be in decline, the floodwaters are only beginning to recede. Here’s what you need to know.

Thursday, August 24th, 2017

San Marcos bracing for possible weather emergency from approaching hurricane

The city of San Marcos is making preparations in case tropical weather in the Gulf of Mexico reaches our area and is urging residents to do the same.

Sunday, July 23rd, 2017

In Central Texas, bats rule the roost as a tourist attraction

Texas is home to some of the largest bat colonies in the U.S., and 13 of them are located in Central Texas. Mexican free-tailed bats dominate the Texas skies in comparison to other species. More than 31...

Saturday, July 22nd, 2017

Second rabid fox found off Wonder World Drive in San Marcos

A fox exhibiting unusual behavior in San Marcos has tested positive for rabies, the second such case in fewer than 30 days, city officials said.

Thursday, July 20th, 2017

Armed men rob payday loan store in San Marcos

San Marcos police are looking for two suspects in an aggravated robbery at a payday loan store Wednesday afternoon.

Thursday, July 6th, 2017

Meadows Center to host Wimberley forum on Blanco River, Onion Creek

WIMBERLEY — The San Marcos-based Meadows Center for Water and the Environment will co-sponsor a forum on the Blanco River and Onion Creek at the Wimberley Community Center, 14068 Ranch Road 12.

Thursday, June 22nd, 2017

San Marcos council considers five finalists for city manager

The San Marcos City Council is considering five candidates for the City Manager position that was vacated when former City Manager Jared Miller stepped down in January to become the city manager of Amarillo.

Wednesday, June 14th, 2017

Will Texas lawmakers ax tree ordinances in more than 50 cities?

Dozens of cities and towns in Texas, including San Marcos, have ordinances aimed at protecting trees. During the special legislative session, Gov. Greg Abbott wants to change that.

Monday, June 12th, 2017

Invasive zebra mussels confirmed in Canyon Lake

Invasive zebra mussels have now been positively identified in the Guadalupe River Basin in what is now the state’s southernmost affected lake.

Thursday, May 11th, 2017

Police warn of ‘bank jugging’ in San Marcos, New Braunfels

San Marcos Police Department is releasing surveillance video of a “bank jugging” crime following three incidents that occurred in March.

Page 1 of 145 1 2 3 4 5 6 145
:)