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Friday, November 4th, 2011

Hernandez Elementary “Fall into Reading” event celebrates literacy

More than 170 volunteers -- including the Chick-fil-A cow -- came to Hernandez Elementary classrooms on Oct. 28 to read with students and provide refreshments as part of the school’s annual “Fall into Reading” Day.

Monday, October 24th, 2011

Library to host 45 Texas authors, illustrators

The San Marcos Public Library, 625 E. Hopkins St., will host its 8th Annual Texas Author Day on 2-5 p.m. Oct. 30. The event is free and open to the public.

Friday, August 13th, 2010

The Weekend: A cat on a hot, tin roof? In August?

There's a cat on a hot tin roof (and we don't mean a warm chocolate sundae with peanuts) in Wimberley this weekend, as the Wimberley Players continue a smoldering production to open their 30th season. San Marcos,...

Friday, July 30th, 2010

The Weekend: The play's the thing, and music, too

There's more theater around here this weekend than you can shake a spear at, and don't forget the stellar music and art openings, too.

Tuesday, November 3rd, 2009

Run with Moe: Spurred to victory

In this week's "Run with Moe," Moe Johnson tells of a local runner who recently encountered a dilemma at the Spurs Fast Break 5K: Stop and talk with Tim Duncan, or win the race?

Wednesday, September 30th, 2009

Run with Moe: Fast times at Country Roads 10K

Earlier this month, local runners had a chance to run the Country Roads 10K out at Country Estates subdivision. It was a wet day with intermittent rain showers through portions of the race.

Friday, July 24th, 2009

Run with Moe: Watch out for Longhorns

In this installment of "Run with Moe," Moe Johnson tells of an unforgettable encounter with a Longhorn steer near Wimberley.

Monday, June 15th, 2009

Austin races brought something different for runners

In this installment of "Run with Moe," Moe Johnson talks about the Congress Avenue Mile Run and the Upcoming Firecracker 5K.