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Texas Stream Team works to protect wildlife

By: Brandon Saucedo | Special to the Star Texas Stream Team has created a program called Stream Team Monofilament Finders to protect birds, fish and other...

Conservation Crew works to restore and conserve native species in San Marcos River

The endangered Texas wild rice, native to the San Marcos River, is growing substantially thanks to efforts from the Conservation Crew and other organizations...

Texas State lecturer releases self-published book

A lecturer at Texas State recently released a self-published book titled And Then This Happened, detailing her life experiences growing up in a fundamentalist...

Commuters, emergency responders to benefit from temporary bridge

The lives of commuters and emergency responders just got a little easier as a temporary bridge was opened Wednesday afternoon on Post Road at...

Horror film to be shot in San Marcos, cast local talent

Former city councilman Shane Scott is creating a horror film, Lilith, and plans to use San Marcos as the production’s spooky backdrop, which will...

Police identified, apprehended suspects involved in campus robbery

Update 10:20 p.m. The suspects of an armed robbery that occurred on the top level of the Blanco Hall parking garage Monday afternoon have been...

Shooting suspects believed to be threat to public, SMPD officials say

Police said there is a threat to the public as three suspects involved in a fatal shooting at The Retreat Sunday morning have yet...

University student fatally shot

A 20-year-old man was fatally shot at The Retreat at approximately 3:30 a.m. Sunday. Police said the incident happened as Justin Douglas Gage, the victim,...

Escaped inmate, accomplice arrested

Omar Maya-Rangel was arrested with accomplice Marinda Seawright in Houston Friday morning after Maya-Rangel escaped the Hays County Law Enforcement Center in San Marcos...

Man escorted off campus, charges not pressed

A crowd formed around the statue of the Fighting Stallions as a man began preaching controversial religious beliefs Thursday afternoon. Officers with the University Police...