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Wednesday, February 16th, 2011

Guerrero spends half as much as Thomaides in 2010 mayoral victory

Daniel Guerrero, who squeaked past John Thomaides in last November's San Marcos mayoral election, claimed victory despite spending half as much as his opponent. Campaign finance reports from July 2010 to January 2011 show that Guerrero spent $24,385.56, compared with $48,478.92 spent by Thomaides.

Friday, December 17th, 2010

Bobcats lose again, fall to 2-6

Shooting only 26.9 percent in the first half, the Texas State men's basketball team fell off quickly Thursday night and lost, 78-64, to Texas Southern in its first game at the Heritage Classic in Fort Worth.

Tuesday, September 28th, 2010

Council to try city manager selection again Tuesday

The San Marcos City Council will meet again Tuesday night in its attempt to select a city manager. All signs remain pointed to Round Rock City Manager Jim Nuse as the front runner.

Thursday, September 23rd, 2010

San Marcos council still deciding on city manager

Following a public meeting with the three city manager finalists and a two-hour executive session Wednesday, the San Marcos City Council didn't make a decision as to who will be the city's next chief executive officer. The...

Thursday, June 17th, 2010

Bobcats to appear twice on league TV network

Texas State will appear twice this coming football season on the Southland Conference Television Network, which broadcasts league games regionally. The Bobcats will appear in a game at Southeastern Louisiana on Oct. 9 and in a home...

Wednesday, March 24th, 2010

City tables 25-year energy deal with LCRA

As the San Marcos City Council nears signing a 25-year extension with the Lower Colorado River Authority as the city utility company's energy provider, concerns about transparency have emerged. Neither the LCRA nor the city wants the...

Sunday, January 17th, 2010

Library to host Gypsy Moon

The San Marcos Public Library, 625 East Hopkins Street, will host Gypsy Moon, featuring guitarists Ray and Linda Sriro, in a free concert on Tuesday night from 7-8 p.m. Gypsy Moon's concert at the library precedes the...

Wednesday, December 9th, 2009

Bass Cats take second in Fort Worth

The Texas State Bass Cats team of David Cosner and Jay McCollum won second place and $25,000 last month at the Forrest L. Wood (FLW) Texas Regional Fishing Championship in Fort Worth.

Tuesday, December 8th, 2009

Hansen named TCTA trustee of the year

Kathy Hansen wins an award as she continues to be a force for education even after retirement. The Texas Classrom Teachers Association recently named her School Board Member of the Year.

Tuesday, November 24th, 2009

No consolation for Bobcat men's hoops

The Texas State men's basketball team went to Fort Worth for the consolation rounds of the NIT Tipoff, but there was little consolation after their 96-77 loss Monday night to Wisconsin-Milwaukee, which dropped the Bobcats to 1-4.

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