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Tuesday, September 23rd, 2014

Police obtain arrest warrant in Walmart attempted kidnapping

San Marcos police have identified the individual captured on video at the San Marcos Walmart on Sept. 7 accused of attempting to abduct an 11-year-old girl.

Thursday, September 11th, 2014

San Marcos police investigate attempted kidnapping at Walmart

On Sept. 7, the father of two young girls, aged 10 and 11, reported to police that at about 9 p.m. a man approached his 11-year-old daughter as they shopped at the Wal-Mart store located at 1015...

Tuesday, July 1st, 2014

Kyle’s Walmart scheduled for completion in January

MERCURY PRO | The retail leader’s $12 million facility will anchor a 215-acre mixed use development near Seton Medical Center Hays that as been slow to fill out thus far.

Wednesday, February 13th, 2013

Kyle given ‘A+’ bond rating

Standard and Poor's has given Kyle an A+ bond rating as the city refinances debt from projects that helped bring Seton Medical Center-Hays and other commercial projects to the city.

Monday, May 31st, 2010

Library's summer program kicks off with magic

The Madcap Magic Summer Reading Kickoff, starting off the summer reading program of the San Marcos Public Library, 625 East Hopkins Street, will be held on June 11.

Friday, February 12th, 2010

The Weekend: That dreaded (or hoped for) day

We won't act like it isn't coming. But if you're feeling pressure, music and theater are here to save the day. Another weekend in San Marcos promises to be entertaining, at least.

Wednesday, December 2nd, 2009

Keystone Club awarded funding from Walmart

The teens of the Boys & Girls Clubs of South Central Texas Keystone Club recently received a much-appreciated $25,000 check from Walmart.

Monday, October 19th, 2009

SMHS Cheerleaders "Cheer for change"

The San Marcos High School Striking Rattler Varsity and Junior Varsity cheerleaders cheered for change on Oct. 4 at the San Marcos Wal-Mart.