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Student claims Spirit Airlines forced her to flush emotional support hamster down the toilet

Texas State student Belen Aldecosea claims a Spirit Airline employee forced her to flush her emotional support hamster down the toilet. In November, 21-year-old Aldecosea...

San Marcos family loses everything in flood

One San Marcos resident and his family watched helplessly May 24 as his childhood home filled with water. Carlos Cortez was awakened around 4...
Group of adults and children viewing picture portraits

Students gone South

Journalists can be known to take people's breath away, yet a group of young journalists documented students helping give people breath. The Global News Team,...

How sugar became the new smoking

The early-to-mid-1900s was the era of Wonder Bread and inhaling just about as much cigarette smoke as oxygen. No one realized smoking cigarettes was bad...

‘Shame List’ of the worst colleges for LGBTQIA students

A nonprofit that helps create safe learning environments has released a “shame list” of colleges that are the worst for LGBT youth. Among the 102...

Students volunteer to rebuild flood-damaged homes

Texas State Community Relations has partnered with St. Bernard Project and United Way of Hays County to help victims of the Memorial Day weekend...

New app makes it easy to meet athletic friends

5F—Find Fit Friends allows you to meet fellow athletic friends nearby. Each user can create personal settings based on their sport, gender, location, age...

‘Stranger Things’ announces second season release date

Season two of “Stranger Things” will be released in 2017. The season will be longer by one episode. According to the Duffer Brothers, creators of...

Prom for adults with disabilities

Prom night is an experience most students will never forget, but some individuals don’t get a chance to attend the traditional dance. But thanks...

Swing on the Square festival fun for families, students

People of all ages took full advantage of the fun at the 24th annual Swing on the Square festival in downtown San Marcos last...