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Monday, November 14th, 2011

Map: San Marcos City Council election

These maps take a precinct-by-precinct look at Tuesday's San Marcos City Council election results.

Thursday, October 27th, 2011

Q&A: John Thomaides on his San Marcos council bid

San Marcos City Council Place 3 candidate JOHN THOMAIDES rounds out our series of questions-and-answers with the contenders. We ask him, as we did the three other candidates, about a citywide smoking ban, the school district and...

Wednesday, October 5th, 2011

Council candidates to debate on Thursday

Candidates for two city council seats will square-off at a debate on Thursday sponsored by the San Marcos Council of Neighborhood Associations.

Monday, October 3rd, 2011

City council candidates will debate next week

Candidates for two city council seats will participate in a debate next week sponsored by the San Marcos Area League of Women Voters

Thursday, September 29th, 2011

SMABOR endorses Becak and Nichols for council

The San Marcos Area Board of Realtors endorsed Terry Nichols for City Council Place 3 and Wayne Becak for Place 4.

Friday, August 12th, 2011

Breaking News: Thomaides files to run for city council

The small business owner, who narrowly lost a race for San Marcos mayor last year, is running for Place 3 on the city council.

Friday, August 12th, 2011

Breaking News: Thomaides seeks return to San Marcos City Council

John Thomaides, who fell 41 votes short of being San Marcos Mayor last year, is running for Place 3 on the city council.

Friday, August 12th, 2011

Establishment turns out strong for Nichol’s council bid

A slew of political heavy hitters, including the district attorney and sheriff, turned out on Thursday to help Terry Nichols launch his bid for Place 3 on the San Marcos City Council.

Monday, August 8th, 2011

Updated: Jones files for re-election; Becak expected to run against him

Toby Hooper, who works as a contract negotiator for Seton Family of Hospital, says he has filed to run for San Marcos City Council Place 3, the second candidate to file in a race that has already...

Monday, August 8th, 2011

Updated: Jones files for re-election; Becak preps to run against him

As expected, San Marcos City Council Place 4 member Chris Jones filed today to run for a third term. Former longtime Balcones and Broadway bank executive Wayne Becak has picked up filing material from the city clerk's...

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