Sunday, February 17, 2019

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For the live music fanatic  Cheatham Street Warehouse is set to host Big Fest June 26-28. The three-day music festival is held to celebrate...

Benefit concert raises $150,000

Community members of all ages gathered at The Marc  June 7 to raise money for Central Texas flood victims. Omar Dawoud, owner of The Marc...

Student credits local beer for lifesaving escape from floodwaters

A Texas State student credits his decision to stay up late and enjoy an Austin-brewed beer to saving his life after floods hit Hays...

Local resident grateful for benefit concert

As community members gathered to show their support for flood victims June 7 at The Marc, the outpouring of support overwhelmed one local resident. Susan...

Picks of the Week

For the Songwriter Cheatham Street Warehouse will host its weekly Songwriter Circle at 9 p.m. today. The event, which has been hosted by Kent Finlay...

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...

Students displaced after apartment complex deemed unlivable

As heavy rainfall tore through San Marcos May 24, floodwaters made their way into many first-floor apartments in student living complexes around the city. Three...

Visitors, residents ‘go down the rabbit hole’ to local gift shop

Visitors walking through Down the Rabbit Hole, a local gift shop, are exposed to a myriad of handmade artistries designed to fit any shopper’s...

Doctoral student receives funding for concrete research

One Texas State student took matters into his own hands after realizing he would need additional funding to support his research. Ash Kotwal, materials science,...

Educator honored for changing lives of children

One professor’s life and career was honored April 29 by Communities in Schools (CIS), an organization aiming to connect schools with the resources to...