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High school student petitions officials and candidates to disassociate from NRA

In response to recent school shootings, one Hays County student began petitioning local officials and candidates to renounce support from the National Rifle Association. Gabi...
The city of San Marcos's city hall building stands midday.

City Council approves rebuilding of pedestrian bridge, approves parking plan, more

City Council approved the rebuilding of a pedestrian bridge, adopted a parking plan for the downtown district and passed the terms and conditions for...
San Marcos fire truck.

Fire damages Amazon Fulfillment Center

San Marcos firefighters contained a fire on the third floor of the Amazon Fulfillment Center building this afternoon. According to a city press release, the...
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...

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...

Parking time limit burdens downtown businesses

Downtown's two-hour parking limit has become a hassle for some businesses, with the claim it puts a restraint on customers and employees. Spending more than...
Ameerah McBride socializes with faculty in the Lampasas multicultural lounge.

Texas State hosts a reception for new Title IX Coordinator

Texas State's administration held a reception June 15 to welcome Ameerah McBride, the new Chief Diversity Officer, Title IX coordinator and director of Equity and...

Suspect arrested after pedestrian killed in hit-and-run

The driver during Friday’s fatal hit-and-run has been identified by the San Marcos Police Department as Uriah Keith Robinson, 29, of San Marcos. Robinson was...

Planning and Zoning Commission faces pushback on rezoning

The Planning and Zoning Commission approved a request to rezone currently unused land to City Council and approved liquor permits for three businesses. Residents spoke...
Adult Pickleball gains attention in San Marcos.

RV park to be developed on Highway 21

The Planning and Zoning Commission voted to allow the development of an RV park and passed the 10 Year Capital Improvements Program recommendations to...