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Thursday, June 20th, 2013

White House recognizes ALERRT

The Advanced Law Enforcement Rapid Response Training (ALERRT) Center at Texas State was recognized this week by Vice President Joe Biden as a primary source for national law enforcement training and response to active shooter events during a White House briefing.

Thursday, November 10th, 2011

Feds approve county’s redistricting map

The Department of Justice has approved Hays County’s redistricting plan, which will take effect Jan. 1, 2012.

Thursday, May 7th, 2009

San Marcos seeking $96.2 million in stimulus funds

City officials are navigating the fluid world of federal stimulus funds in pursuit of $96.2 million from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act, commonly called the stimulus package.

Tuesday, March 4th, 2008

Clemens vs. The Feds

Roger Clemens picked a bad time to try scoring public relations points in Congress over accusations that he used steroids.

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