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Thursday, October 6th, 2011

Three chosen for San Marcos Women’s Hall of Fame

Three local women with a combined total of more than 80 years of volunteer service will be honored at the annual San Marcos Women’s Hall of Fame recognition program on Nov. 2.

Thursday, November 4th, 2010

Bobcats host league soccer tournament as No. 4 seed

Texas State opens the Southland Conference soccer tournament at home Thursday as the fourth seed against Sam Houston State. The Bobcats are 13-5 all time in the league tournament, which decides an automatic bid for the NCAA...

Tuesday, April 20th, 2010

Texas State holds third in league women’s golf meet

The Texas State women's golf team held third place after one round of the Southland Conference Championship Tournament, four strokes off the lead. Valdis Jonsdottir heads up the Bobcat effort in third place overall, one shot from...

Tuesday, April 20th, 2010

Texas State holds third in league women's golf meet

The Texas State women's golf team held third place after one round of the Southland Conference Championship Tournament, four strokes off the lead. Valdis Jonsdottir heads up the Bobcat effort in third place overall, one shot from...

Wednesday, April 14th, 2010

San Marcos council sets maximum taxicab fares

A five-mile ride in a San Marcos taxicab will cost $15 under new legislation updating the city's cab ordinance. The San Marcos City Council gave the measure first reading approval last week.

Tuesday, April 13th, 2010

SMHS golf teams advance to regional tournament

The San Marcos High School boys and girls golf teams advance to regional play after their recent victories at the district championship tournaments. The regional tournaments will be held April 19-23 in Huntsville.

Saturday, March 20th, 2010

Smith holds down Sam Houston in first league start

Making his first start in the Southland Conference, Texas State sophomore Carson Smith began with six shutout innings at Sam Houston State Friday night, helping the Bobcats to a 12-5 win.

Tuesday, November 24th, 2009

Armed Forces center going up in San Marcos

Houston-based construction firm Satterfield & Pontikes has begun building a United States military complex on 19 acres on the south side of Clovis Barker Road in San Marcos, less than a mile from Interstate-35. The San Marcos...

Monday, November 16th, 2009

Williams asks for vigilance at public meeting

San Marcos Police Chief Howard Williams tried to re-assure local residents about the city's safety at a community meeting last Friday night, but he also asked that San Marcians tip off the cops about drug dealing.

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