4:18 p.m. UPDATE: Hays County officials are still in the process of finding the 12 people who were confirmed missing earlier this morning. The 12 people were on a trip together and have yet to be found.

Governor Greg Abbott declared Hays County, along with 23 others, in a state of disaster.

News

San Marcos all clear after tornado warnings

University students, staff and faculty received an alert from Emergency Management at 5:24 p.m. Monday stating there was a tornado sighted on campus. Recipients of the message were advised through email and text message to seek shelter indoors and wait for the all-clear signal. 

Sports

Bobcats eliminated from conference tournament by Ragin' Cajuns

Elimination from the Sun Belt Conference tournament was in play for the Texas State baseball team in its second semifinal game. 

Louisiana-Lafayette went up 2-0 in the first inning and the Ragin’ Cajuns never lost the lead in their 6-2 victory. Texas State’s season is over.

Opinions

Things to do in San Marcos before graduation

Visit the campus statues

The various statues on campus are entrenched in Bobcat tradition and culture. Before students take their final steps on campus, they should make sure to shake LBJ’s hand and rub the fighting stallions one last time.