Friday, March 22, 2019

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For the textbook shopper The University Bookstore will be providing live entertainment, giveaways and snacks while students shop for textbooks and school supplies Tuesday during...

Rattle Snake Run 5k joins athletics with community

Runners of all ages gathered at San Marcos High School (SMHS) starting line Aug. 22 to take part in the 2nd annual RattleSnake Run...

Strutters unveil new uniforms for community

Over 100 eager drill team members gathered in Strahan Coliseum Aug. 22 to showcase their new uniforms during the Meet the Strutters event. The goal...

New gourmet doughnut trailer arrives in town

After 20 years in the restaurant industry, one Kyle resident is looking to change up breakfast in San Marcos. Brandon Alarcon, owner and operator of...

Top 5 best hiking spots in San Marcos

San Marcos is home to many hiking trails that allow students to enjoy the city’s natural beauty while getting their cardio on. Although the...

Q&A with Brandon Smith, Texas State freshman and dedicated rapper

Ever since he first saw his dad pick up a guitar, Texas State’s newest rapper recognized he wanted to make an impression on others...

Community event welcomes students back to campus

San Marcos shops, restaurants and community members gathered in The Square on August 21st to welcome students back to campus during the third annual...

Back to school: how-to’s for a great fall semester

1. Be conscious of your environment. San Marcos, like most of Texas is a very humid place. While summer may officially end in August,...

School supply shopping guide

Whether you are an incoming freshman or a senior returning for your final year, it can be challenging to figure out how to save...

10 things to do as a freshman at Texas State

Texas State students know how to have a good time. As if having a river in our backyard wasn’t enough, these 10 can’t-miss events...