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Thursday, September 8th, 2016

San Marcos Fire Department to host Sept. 11 observance

San Marcos will commemorate the 15th anniversary of the Sept. 11 terrorism attacks with a remembrance ceremony at 8:45 a.m. Sunday at City Hall, 630 E. Hopkins St.

Monday, April 20th, 2015

SMFD celebrates new fire truck at Hunter Road station

The San Marcos Fire Department celebrated the delivery of a new fire truck with a “pushing-in” ceremony on April 17 at Fire Station No. 3 on Hunter Road.

Saturday, December 21st, 2013

Fire truck damage by semi crash

A San Marcos fire truck was damaged early Friday morning when it was struck by a semi tractor trailer on Interstate 35 near Texas 80 during an emergency call.

Friday, October 28th, 2011

Feeling the heat

San Marcos firefighters practiced dousing flames during a training exercise Oct. 25 at the San Marcos Municipal Airport.

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.

Thursday, February 26th, 2009

SMFD fire chief reads to local students

San Marcos Fire Department Chief Len Nored recently took the time to read to San Marcos CISD students.