Friday, December 4th, 2009
Now that the San Marcos police and firefighters have won remarkably favorable contracts, the rest of the city's employees should unionize too.
Wednesday, December 2nd, 2009
With two 5-2 votes Tuesday night, the San Marcos City Council approved employment agreements with police and firefighters worth $2.7 million during the next three years. The agreements will raise average salaries for the city's 95 sworn...
Monday, November 30th, 2009
The Sons of the American Revolution recently awarded San Marcos Fire Rescue firefighter Mark Bomar at their annual meeting honoring police and firefighters.
Wednesday, October 21st, 2009
Hays County Sheriff's deputies charged an 18-year-old San Antonio woman with driving while intoxicated after rescuing her from an overturned vehicle in the San Marcos River.
Thursday, September 10th, 2009
The owner of a San Marcos transmission store has been charged with arson in the destruction by fire of his own business.
Monday, April 27th, 2009
Fire fighting efforts were hampered by the lack of water supply and fire hydrants at the park. South Hays County Fire Department was called for mutual aid to provide water tender trucks.
Tuesday, January 6th, 2009
San Marcos Fire Rescue (SMFR), the city's oldest department, should move into a brand new central fire station in March 2010. City officials broke ground on the new facility Tuesday.
Monday, May 12th, 2008
Four boxcars of a southbound Union Pacific freight train jumped the tracks Friday about 11 p.m., tying up traffic across San Marcos for more than two hours as rail crossings from Aquarena Springs to Gravel Street were...