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Tuesday, July 30th, 2013

PET FEST set for Sept. 28

Prevent a Litter Society (PALS) has scheduled its 11th annual PET FEST for Sept. 28 at San Marcos Plaza Park.

Monday, October 24th, 2011

San Marcos residents rally to fight breast cancer

The San Marcos “Pink Heals” parade made its way through town recently to raise awareness and funds in the local fight against breast cancer. Hundreds participated in the subsequent rally.

Friday, October 14th, 2011

Police, fire leading anti-cancer parade, rally

San Marcos police, firefighters, and Central Texas Medical Center have invited the public to a parade and rally on Sunday, Oct. 16 to help fight cancer. The San Marcos High School Cheerleaders and Diamond Line will perform...

Saturday, October 1st, 2011

Pink Heals to kick-off in San Marcos with a 5k on Sunday

A 5K run/walk on Sunday in San Marcos will kick-off a local effort to help people who are recovering from cancer treatment.

Thursday, December 2nd, 2010

Santa sees pretty view as Sights and Sounds opens

Santa Claus arrived by helecopter to Sights and Sounds of Christmas Wednesday night, seeing a nice panorama of the festivities. The annual holiday festival in San Marcos will run through Saturday evening.

Sunday, July 5th, 2009

Hundreds turn out for SummerFest

Hundreds turned out to Plaza Park at San Marcos Saturday night to celebrate the Fourth of July at the 29th annual SummerFest.