A man was killed this afternoon after being struck by a train around 3:30 p.m. near Wonder World Drive.

The man was pronounced dead shortly after police found him. San Marcos Police do not know why the man was on the tracks at this time. The train was stopped after the collision and has blocked the intersection of Wonder World Drive and the Union Pacific railroad tracks.


New York Times journalist, Texas State alumna discusses digital media

For Maira Garcia, former editor-in-chief of The University Star, the process of getting a job at The New York Times began with a speaker series much like the one she presented for Wednesday.


Storylines to watch: Texas State vs. Louisiana-Lafayette

The Texas State baseball team is in the home stretch with three losses in the last four games.

The Bobcats will host defending conference champion Louisiana-Lafayette this weekend. A challenge is in store for the team.



Tips for surviving finals season

1.     Get enough sleep.