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A few essentials to pack for a spring break vacation.

Tips for having a fun and safe spring break

Spring break is a time for fun and relaxation. It is a time when worries become lost in the wind and stress seems to...
Santi's Tacos serves the same street tacos everyone knows and loves in their new restaurant.

Santi’s Tacos moves from food truck to dine in experience

With colorful walls, tacos and salsa promising to make you sweat, Santi’s Tacos never fails to provide authentic, Mexican flavors. Santi’s Tacos, a staple for...
First United Methodist Church is located at 29 W. Hutchison Street.

Historic church stands as San Marcos landmark

The First United Methodist Church in San Marcos stands as a piece of history while still serving as a place of worship. Its welcoming...
Mike and Biran Orakpo stand in front of Brian Orakpo's Tennessee Titans jersey.

Bobcat football alum creates app for student athletes

Texas State alumus and former football player Mike Orakpo is ready to take on the world of sports with his newly announced app, Athlete...
Alex Coviellas practices with a punching bag at the Student Recreation Center, blows landing loudly enough to be heard down the hall.

Staying heart-healthy for American Heart Month

Heart disease is one of the leading causes of death and a major cause of disability. February is American Heart Month, serving to promote...

CAFE program hosts Financial Awareness Week for second year

The Financial and Career Readiness program is offering one lucky student a scholarship for attending Financial Awareness Week. Texas State’s Career and Financial Education, CAFE,...
Pluckers Wing Bar in San Marcos.

Eating competitions cook up rewards

Those seeking honor and glory need not fret, as it may be an easier goal to reach than expected. Cramming your belly full of...
Chino Chukuka, Feb. 5, Black Student Alliance's student of the week.

Student organizations come together to celebrate black history month

Black History Month is a time to celebrate and recognize influential black men and women who have helped shape the world through innovation and...
Ace Pepper, Jan. 25, plays his Gibson in the green room of his store that showcases various amplifiers.

JAMS music strikes a chord

Strings line the walls alongside guitars and amplifiers. In a leather jacket, the owner begins to strum “Stairway to Heaven,” and for any musician,...

Jazz festival brings statewide talent to Texas State

The 29th annual Hill Country Jazz Festival will be hosted by Texas State this year. The event is set to last all-day, starting at...