Monday, October 13th, 2014
Each October, the stories of people interred at the San Marcos Cemetery are retold to new audiences during guided pedestrian tours that highlight a revolving cast of noteworthy forebearers.
Monday, October 1st, 2012
One of the popular attractions to the Friends of the San Marcos Cemetery’s annual From Here To Eternity 5-K Walk/Run has always been the unique hand- crafted trophies that winners receive.
Monday, August 27th, 2012
The ninth annual “From Here To Eternity” 5-K Walk/Run is scheduled for Saturday, Oct. 13, 2012 starting at 8 a.m. on the corner of Blanco and Hutchison Streets by the Lamar School Annex.
Monday, October 3rd, 2011
Special hand-made miniature "tombstone" trophies will be up for grabs for the age and gender division winners in this weekend’s eighth annual "From Here To Eternity" 5-K Walk/Run
Thursday, April 15th, 2010
Gwen Smith, who launched a 30-year public service career in San Marcos after retiring as a professor at Illinois State, died on April 10 at her home in the San Marcos Historical District. Smith was 94.
Monday, February 1st, 2010
The Friends of the San Marcos Cemetery elected Ryan Perkins as president at the organization's annual meeting on Jan. 27. Perkins replaces out-going president Dianne Pape.
Thursday, January 15th, 2009
The Friends of the San Marcos Cemetery is holding its annual meeting next week, hoping to continue the work of keeping markers safe from falling tree limbs.