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


Tuesday, January 13th, 2015

New Braunfels to host meeting on regional bike, pedestrian plan

The Alamo Area Metropolitan Planning Organization is holding a public meeting this week on development of a regional plan for improving bicycle and pedestrian infrastructure.

Friday, November 5th, 2010

The Weekend: The dark end of daylight savings

The city's salute to Veterans Day will feature a parade and the traditional free biscuits and gravy breakfast on Saturday. There's also music, market days and a Dia De Los Muetos Festival. Ah, autumn!

Friday, July 23rd, 2010

I, Robbie; they, Robots

Robbie and the Robots are a San Marcos band with a lot of history in the area. The center and songwriter of the band remains the talented Robbie Doyen. They will be at the Triple Crown Friday...

Monday, November 23rd, 2009

Early Act First Knight teaches chivalry

The round table lives anew at Crockett and Travis Elementary schools, thanks to the Rotary Clubs Early Act First Knight program.

Friday, October 30th, 2009

The weekend: No tricks, just treats

It's Halloween and that means costume contests, Goth punks and homecoming at Texas State. We've got all that and more this weekend.

Monday, November 10th, 2008

Freethought San Marcos: Mixing government with religion

In his inaugural column, Lamar Hankins discusses the principles of freethinking and talks again about how the separation of church and state aren't alive and well in the San Marcos city government.