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Police arrest downtown serial rock-thrower

San Marcos Police arrested Zachary Alan McClish, Jan. 3 for suspicion of criminal mischief after allegedly breaking windows at several downtown San Marcos businesses. Four...

Texas State hires new police chief after months-long search

Texas State announced Laurie Espinoza Clouse as the new chief of police Jan. 8, ending a nine-month national search. Clouse will begin Feb. 4, following...
SMPD Chief of Police, Chase Stapp reveals information Jan. 5 regarding an officer-involved shooting.

SMPD to investigate officer-involved shooting

  San Marcos Police Department shot and killed John Camacho, 27 during a Jan. 4 traffic stop. In a Jan. 5 press conference, Chief of Police,...

Marquez and Rockeymoore win in run-off election

Candidates for the San Marcos City Council Place 4 and Place 5 were announced Dec. 11 following a run-off election. Here are the results: City...
Faculty Senate met Wednesday, Nov. 28 to discuss university changes and additions.

President, Provost join Faculty Senate to address fellowship concerns

Faculty Senate met with President Denise Trauth, Provost Gene Bourgeois and Associate Provost Debbie Thorne, Dec. 5. to voice concerns over the faculty fellowship policy. Section 02.03...
Studying abroad is about more than just experiencing your host country's culture; it's a place to convene with cultures of the world.

From Norway with love

OSLO, Norway – This city is like a little United Nations. I’ve made connections from every corner of the globe and I'm still counting. I’ve...
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City Council approves Transportation Master Plan ordinance

The San Marcos City Council approved a motion to establish a new transportation plan and parking management during their Dec. 4 meeting. The council held...
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Sexual assault report issued by UPD

Texas State UPD received a report early Dec. 4 from a student reporting of a non-stranger sexual assault that happened Dec. 1. The assault took...
Faculty Senate met Wednesday, Nov. 28 to discuss university changes and additions.

Faculty Senate discusses new Health Science major, Zoom Rooms and police chief candidates

Faculty Senate discussed a new Health Science major, Zoom Rooms police chief candidates Nov. 28 at its weekly meeting. At the meeting, Faculty Senate’s University...
Fire officials and an ATF special agent announce at a Nov. 30 press conference that the July 20 Iconic Village Fire was intentionally set.

Iconic Village fire ruled as intentional, officials say

The Iconic Village apartment fire was intentionally set, fire officials announced Nov. 30 during a city-held press conference. San Marcos Fire Chief Les Stephens, Fire...