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Tuesday, August 17th, 2010

TLU's Padron visits SMA Bear Club

New Texas Lutheran University football coach Danny Padron, known for a successful run at San Antonio O'Connor High School, paid a visit last week to the San Marcos Academy Bear Club.

Wednesday, May 12th, 2010

Eleven area students will go to Blue Bonnet State

The San Marcos American Legion Auxiliary Unit 144 have selected eleven young women from five Hays County high schools to represent the area at the 2010 session of Blue Bonnet Girls state.

Friday, March 12th, 2010

City hosts statewide youth tennis tournament

This weekend's Texas Tennis Coaches Association state tournament is the first of many youth tennis events coming up this year in San Marcos.

Thursday, October 1st, 2009

Mayoral victory costly in San Marcos

From the last two contested mayoral elections and accounts from larger university cities in Texas, it appears that the cost of winning a mayor's race in San Marcos is on the pricey side.

Monday, August 24th, 2009

'State' legislators scheduled to speak

Five Hays County high schools sent a total of 12 students to participate in the American Legion's Boys State or its counterpart Bluebonnet Girls State. Those students will share their experiences during a program at the San...

Monday, June 29th, 2009

SMCISD teachers participate in water conservation workshop

San Marcos CISD (SMCISD) elementary school teachers recently finished a workshop and training session called "Worlds of Water," which explored water use and conservation.

Friday, June 26th, 2009

San Marcos teachers tour ‘wonders of water’

Four San Marcos elementary schoolteachers were recently among participants in comprehensive workshop called "Wonders of Water," sponsored by the Guadalupe Blanco River Authority and Texas Lutheran University.

Wednesday, March 18th, 2009

Flute festival coming to Texas State

Flutists from six area universities will put on a flute festival at Texas State next week.