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Spring Lake Hills

Monday, July 9th, 2012

Photos: Independence Day at Spring Lake Hills

The Spring Lake Hills neighborhood celebrated Independence Day with its sixth annual July 4 parade and party. A parade on Mimosa Circle drew entries ranging from antique automobiles to ATVs to kids' bikes as flag-waving neighbors watched from lawn chairs along the procession's route.

Wednesday, August 24th, 2011

Substation outages knock out power in parts of San Marcos

Two San Marcos electric substations were knocked out simultaneously at about 10:30 p.m. Tuesday, leaving parts of the city without electricity for about an hour and a half.

Friday, July 29th, 2011

Real Estate: Week of 07/27/11

A sampling of current listings of homes for sale in the Spring Lake Hills neighborhood in San Marcos and the Waterleaf subdivision in Kyle.

Wednesday, February 9th, 2011

Census 2011: City begins survey of deer population

The city of San Marcos is conducting its first deer survey during February and early March in cooperation with Texas State University and a group of graduate students.

Thursday, August 26th, 2010

City crews clean up after windstorm

San Marcos emergency and utility crews were busy Tuesday night and Wednesday after straight line winds and a sudden storm uprooted trees, broke off tree limbs, damaged structures and caused power outages across the city. About 600...