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Thursday, November 17th, 2011

Texas State scientist contributes to major exhibit on peace medals

F. Kent Reilly III, professor of anthropology at Texas State University, is helping to mount an exhibition of peace medals, the largest collection ever assembled, at the Gilcrease Museum in Tulsa, Okla. The exhibit will run from Dec. 4, 2011 through April 1, 2012.

Thursday, October 21st, 2010

Texas State to present the Tony Award winning play

Texas State's Department of Theatre and Dance will present the Tony Award-winning play, "The History Boys," in the PSH Foundation Studio Theatre Oct. 27-30 at 7:30 p.m. and Oct. 31 at 2 p.m.

Tuesday, June 29th, 2010

International man of comedy comes to town

The career of comedian Tom Rhodes has been one long travelogue of adventures, some of which you can hear for yourself when Corridor Comedy brings him to J's Bistro, 202 North LBJ Drive, Wednesday at 8 p.m.

Friday, May 28th, 2010

The Weekend: Three days for swimmin', listenin' and rememberin'

Whether you choose a cement pond or a swimming hole, all the pools are open for business this Memorial Day weekend. There is also a farmer's market on the square, music, movies and Grease is the word.

Wednesday, April 21st, 2010

Texas State to present Souza spectacular

Texas State's wind ensemble will present "A Sousa Spectacular" on May 1. The ensemble will be conducted by Keith Brion, who is well-known worldwide for his performances of John Philip Sousa's music.

Friday, December 4th, 2009

Huebner announces run for Kyle council

Local banker Russell Huebner announced Friday that he is running for the Kyle City Council seat being vacated by Ray Bryant, who has stepped down to run for Hays County Precinct 2 Commissioner.

Monday, September 14th, 2009

County moves on government center

Hays County officials took two more steps in their 14-year-old quest for more office space earlier this month, narrowing their list to five teams of construction firms to undertake the county's largest ever building project, then authorizing...