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Firefighters work July 20 to douse flames at Iconic Village Apartments on North LBJ Drive.

Iconic Village Apartment fire injures TXST students, leaves residents displaced

UPDATE: July 21, 7:30 p.m. Community members and church leaders held a vigil July 21 for the victims of the fire. The Rev. Joshua Sutherlun from...
Empty beer cans thrown July 5 alongside the San Marcos River.

Float Fest hires staff to clean San Marcos River

Float Fest's correlation with litter around the San Marcos River has long received criticism from residents and organizations and continues to as this year's...
President Trauth is swearing in Student Body President Brooklyn Boreing

Student Government president faces cabinet changes

Members of Student Government President Brooklyn Boreing's interim-cabinet resigned over the summer before the cabinet was officially approved. Three cabinet members, including the chief of...
Students and activists join together to march June 28 against the separation of families at the U.S. border.

Students, activists join ACLU at #FamiliesBelongTogether rally

BROWNSVILLE, Texas — San Marcos students and activists protested family separation policies June 28 at an American Civil Liberties Union-hosted rally at a courthouse...
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Fraternity leaves campus after new policies are instated

A Texas State fraternity chapter has opted not to return to the Interfraternity Council after reviewing the administration's tightened rules. Following the November 2017 death...
Students wear lab coats working together to study human remains.

Universities collaborate to collect and identify bones, remains

Texas State's collaboration with other universities across the nation to identify human remains along the U.S.- Mexico border has reunited families while giving students working...
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Texas State breaks record with six Fulbright Scholars

Six Texas State faculty members have been awarded a scholarship that will send them to different corners of the world to teach and research. The...
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University’s collaboration with U.S. Army and kill-buyers raises concern

Texas State's collaboration to capture horses on a U.S Army base with kill-buyers who have a criminal history has lead a flux of animal...
San Marcos high school, in SMCSD, which has made it a goal to be proactive in preventing any future violence in schools

Schools continue upping defenses

By Erin Copeland The May 18 Santa Fe high school shooting that left 10 people dead has local law enforcement agencies preparing in the event...
A river running through one of the surrounding Texas State Parks.

San Marcos enters drought restrictions

As Texas faces its hottest summer in years, the current drought has enacted limited water use for the City of San Marcos. The Edwards Aquifer,...