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


Tuesday, July 29th, 2014

San Marcos CISD trustees reproach Mayhew for role in cheerleader ‘drama’

San Marcos CISD board members delivered a mild rebuke to fellow trustee Paul Mayhew on Monday following a weeks-long investigation into allegations that he pulled rank to keep his daughter on the high school varsity cheer team.

Saturday, February 11th, 2012

Lady Rattlers honored

San Marcos High School athletes were presented with awards on Feb. 4 at the annual National Girls and Women in Sports Day banquet held at Texas State University.

Friday, January 6th, 2012

SMHS students advance in choir competition

Three San Marcos High School vocalists are preparing for the fourth and final round of All-State Choir auditions in San Antonio this month.

Tuesday, December 6th, 2011

High school students gather 102 pints of blood

San Marcos High School students conducted a blood drive that gathered enough blood for 204 recipients, according to a school district spokesperson.

Thursday, November 10th, 2011

SMHS debate team wins championship

The San Marcos High School Speech and Debate Team prevailed over 20 other schools last weekend at the La Vernia High School Invitational Tournament.

Tuesday, November 1st, 2011

SMHS robotics team goes to regional

The San Marcos High School Robotics team’s robot placed first in last weekend’s Boosting Engineering, Science, and Technology competition, earning its creators a spot in the state regional championship.

Thursday, October 27th, 2011

SMHS students conduct mock trial with city

Students from San Marcos High School had the opportunity to participate in a mock trial on Oct. 24 with the help of the City of San Marcos Municipal Court.

Wednesday, October 26th, 2011

SMHS cyclist pedals over 130 miles to raise funds

On Oct. 15 and 16, San Marcos High School freshman Geromino Sabat IV strapped on his helmet and mounted his bicycle to join the H-E-B sponsored “MS 150” that challenged participants to ride almost 150 miles in...

Thursday, October 20th, 2011

Reception to honor 7 distinguished SHMS grads

The San Marcos Education Foundation and the San Marcos High School Alumni Association will honor seven graduates in 2011 Homecoming pre-game activities on Friday, Oct. 21 at Bobcat Stadium. Honorees will be inducted into the San Marcos...

Wednesday, October 19th, 2011

San Marcos High School program attracts Dallas area educators

Lewisville ISD representatives visited San Marcos High School last week to learn how teachers and staff there manage about 2,159 students during the campus-wide hour lunch break.

Page 1 of 2 1 2