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

Ulysses Cephas

Wednesday, June 12th, 2013

San Marcos to be featured on KLRU ‘Juneteenth’ program

Austin public television station KLRU will feature the African-American experience in San Marcos this week during the station's Juneteenth Jamboree.

Tuesday, January 8th, 2013

City restoring Cephas House

The city is restoring the historic home of Ulysses Cephas, a blacksmith and community leader at the turn of the 20th Century, with the goal of making it a focal point in the Dunbar Historic District.

Monday, August 29th, 2011

City seeks lease proposals for Cephas House

The little boarded up house located at 217 W. MLK Drive looks sad now, but plans are underway to turn it into a center of activity in the Dunbar Historic District.

Monday, August 29th, 2011

City seeks lease proposals for Cephas House

The little boarded up house located at 217 W. MLK Drive looks sad now, but plans are underway to turn it into a center of activity in the Dunbar Historic District.

Tuesday, February 8th, 2011

Future of Cephas House, Durham Park subject of Feb. 9 meeting

The city of San Marcos is holding a public meeting tomorrow on the planned renovations of the Ulysses Cephas House and the design of the adjacent Eddie Durham Park, both of which are located on MLK Drive...

:)