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

Tanger Outlet Mall

Thursday, November 25th, 2010

'Black Friday' to close exits near outlet malls

San Marcos city officials have announced two ramp closures in the vicinity of Premium Outlet Mall and Tanger Outlet Mall due to the anticipated "Black Friday" holiday shopping outbreak. The Centerpoint Road exit on southbound Interstate-35 and the McCarty Lane exit on northbound Interstate-35 both will be closed from 6 p.m. Thursday until 10 p.m. Friday.

Monday, November 22nd, 2010

Police investigate watch store robbery

The San Marcos Police Department (SMPD) is investigating the robbery of the Tourneau Watch Store by three men last Friday. One of the suspects smashed several display cases with a hammer and removed a large number of...

Wednesday, August 18th, 2010

City still pursuing sculpture projects from permanent arts fund

Between $115,000 for a sculpture between the San Marcos Activity Center and the San Marcos Public Library, and a proposed $100,000 to commemorate Martin Luther King, Jr., and Lyndon Baines Johnson, San Marcos officials are moving ahead...

Wednesday, March 17th, 2010

Run with Moe: Thanks for the race

In this installment of "Run with Moe," Moe Johnson of the San Marcos Runners Club thanks all those who helped make the Moe's Better Half Marathon a success, despite the gloomy weather.

Wednesday, October 21st, 2009

Run with Moe: Pets and pacers

In this installment of "Run with Moe," Moe Johnson recaps the Pet Fest 5K and appeals for help with the upcoming Country Roads Half Marathon.

Friday, October 16th, 2009

Narvaiz touts mall aid in ‘State of City’ speech

San Marcos Mayor Susan Narvaiz spoke in favor of the city's advertising aid for the outlet malls, among other programs, and asked for more community volunteerism in her State of the City speech Thursday night at the...

Tuesday, August 18th, 2009

Council approves more outlet funds

San Marcos City Councilmembers agreed last week to spend more than a half-million dollars on promotions for the outlet malls, while cutting off funding for the minority tourism board.

Monday, June 8th, 2009

Tanger Outlets make donations to area schools

Tanger Outlet Malls recently donated $1,000 to Goodnight Junior High, DeZavala Elementary School, Miller Junior High and San Marcos High School.

Wednesday, January 21st, 2009

Tanger donates $6,853 to CTMC cancer care

Tanger Outlet Mall raised nearly $7,000 last fall in a campaign to help fight breast cancer. Tanger presented the funds to Central Texas Medical Center last month.