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Wednesday, September 28th, 2011

Pet Fest slated for Saturday

An all-day, pet-themed festival will feature little dog races, live music, food vendors, and other activities in San Marcos this Saturday.

Thursday, June 24th, 2010

Texas State breaks ground on academic center

Texas State officials broke ground last week on a $47.7 million undergraduate academic center at Guadalupe and Wood Streets. The 130,000-square-foot facility will house numerous programs, and even a few academic departments.

Tuesday, June 3rd, 2008

Texas State awards stadium contracts

Texas State approved bids for new baseball and softball stadiums Monday as the athletic department continues its attempt to upgrade.

Thursday, May 8th, 2008

Still under construction, city’s conference center makes first big booking

The first major conference booked at the new Embassy Suites Hotel and San Marcos Conference Center , now under construction, will be the Texas College & University Facilities Conference slated for January 7-9, 2009 in San Marcos.