The San Marcos Regional Animal Shelter invites the community to Adopt-A-Shelter-Dog Days taking place now through Oct. 31 at the San Marcos Regional Animal Shelter's Adoption Center, located at 750 River Road in San Marcos as part of the national Home 4 the Holidays campaign. "With as many as 7 million homeless pets in the U.S., it is important everyone get involved to help save an orphaned animal this holiday season," said Cole Evans, Animal Shelter Supervisor.
Austin American-Statesman, Tue, Oct 21 2014 @ 10:43 PM
On Memorial Day in 2007, Taryn Davis spoke from home in San Marcos, Texas, with her husband Michael, a 22-year-old U.S. Army corporal in Iraq. They chatted about the usual things: their dogs, TV, how they both were doing.
Wall Street Journal, Thu, Oct 23 2014 @ 02:39 PM
SAN MARCOS, Texas - The first public meeting on a private company's plan to build a bullet train between Houston and Dallas drew unanimous support for the multibillion-dollar project, but also repeated warnings from residents and local officials that the locations of the stations are vital.
Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen, Thu, Oct 23 2014 @ 09:58 AM
Robert Fischer, philosophy associate professor, talks Oct. 22 about veget- erianism and feminism at the San Marcos Public Library for the Philosophy Dialogue Series. Every Wednesday at 3:30 p.m., Texas State's Philosophy department holds a dialogue at the San Marcos Public Library.
The University Star, Thu, Oct 23 2014 @ 01:41 AM
A policy requiring district employees to monitor a locked entrance to each school within the San Marcos school district has been discontinued, just days after it was put into place . Superintendent Mark E. Eads said greeters who unlock doors for visitors will no longer be required.
KXAN-TV Austin, Wed, Oct 22 2014 @ 06:06 PM
Funding for a center turn lane between Hugo Road, and Saddle Ridge Drive on RM 12 has been proposed, which hopes to improve safety on RM 12. The Hays County Commissioners Court approved an advanced funding agreement with the Texas Department of Transportation, continuing the next phase of the safety project for Ranch Road 12 , during its Oct. 7 session. The proposal will allow for the funding of a center turn lane between Hugo Road and Saddle Ridge Drive on RM 12. This project is part of a proposition to issue $207 million in Hays County road bonds for safety and mobility improvements.
The University Star, Wed, Oct 22 2014 @ 02:32 AM
Fall. A time of year when pumpkin spice lattes reign supreme, boyfriends find their favorite hoodies missing and students across the country begin compiling the perfect wardrobe additions to help them transition from sweltering Texas heat to the slightly-less-hot autumn. Members of the Texas State Fashion Merchandising Association shared their favorite fall trends and how to style them while the women of San Marcos sister boutiques Two P's and Calli's- Maggie Ximenes, Kellea Goebel, Katelyn Knapp, and Mary Katherine Underbhuk-broke down their top picks for when the temperatures begin to drop.
The University Star, Wed, Oct 22 2014 @ 12:05 AM
Authorities have declined to charge two boys after a BB gun fired aboard a Central Texas school bus left two other students and the driver slightly hurt. The Hays County Sheriff's Office says a 10-year-old boy who had the gun did not aim at anyone.
Tyler Morning Telegraph, Thu, Oct 23 2014 @ 12:31 PM