Downtown San Marcos is about to get a whole lot sweeter.

Candy, Sweets and Treats, a new shop opening, complete with a ribbon cutting, will be held on North LBJ Drive at the store’s downtown location August 1 at 11 a.m. The store will provide San Martians with a variety of unique confections.


Man who drowned in San Marcos River identified
Officials identified the body of a San Marcos man who drowned July 22 in the San Marcos River.


Boone resigns as head coach

After notching four conference championships in four years, Dana Boone is resigning as head coach for the Texas State track and field team.

Boone, a three-time conference Coach of the Year, is accepting the associate head women’s coaching job at Texas Tech.


San Marcos should adopt "Don't Block the Box" initiative

The “Don’t Block the Box” initiative gaining traction in Austin should be implemented in San Marcos.

It is easy to do and would make a difference regarding San Marcos’ ever increasing population.