San Marcos Mercury | Local News from San Marcos and Hays County, Texas

Perry Moore

Tuesday, March 30th, 2010

Economic development plan waits on funding

Though many local jurisdictions have approved the Greater San Marcos Plan as a blueprint for local economic development, the launch for a new board to implement the plan has been delayed while organizers seek funding and non-profit status. The plan says San Marcos needs to improve educational opportunities while targeting four industries for recruitment: health care, corporate...

Monday, January 11th, 2010

New San Marcos board appointees begin their work

The San Marcos City Council has appointed 55 citizens to serve on 16 City boards and commissions beginning in 2010.

Monday, November 30th, 2009

Economic development plan in works for city

San Marcos' economic development office, along with other local jurisdictions and stakeholders, is working on an economic development plan that would target health care, corporate and professional operations and supply chain management.

Thursday, October 29th, 2009

Fulbright recognizes Texas State

The Fulbright Program, the U.S. Department of State's grant and scholarship initiative, recently announced the complete list of colleges that produced the most 2009-2010 Fulbright Fellows and listed Texas State among them.

Monday, September 21st, 2009

Texas State passes 30,000 enrollment

After passing Texas Tech and Texas-San Antonio last year to become the fifth-largest university in Texas last year, Texas State has again set its enrollment record this fall, passing 30,000 students.

Tuesday, May 19th, 2009

Texas State names Seidman as science dean

Texas State is bringing in Stephen B. Seidman from Central Arkansas University to serve as the new Dean of the College of Science.

Wednesday, April 29th, 2009

Professor buys first home with city’s $5,000 incentive

The city of San Marcos celebrated the first home purchase by a Texas State University professor aided by a $5,000 incentive from the city of San Marcos.

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