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
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
Hays County sheriff's officials are investigating after a 10-year-old student fired a BB gun on a Hays Consolidated Independent School District bus, hitting two students and nicking the bus driver, according to officials. School officials say it happened on Monday afternoon and that parents of students on the bus got an alert phone call and email - in both English and Spanish - letting them know the bus was running behind about 30- to 40 minutes.
KXAN-TV Austin, Wed, Oct 22 2014 @ 04:31 PM
It is no secret that Texas State students wildly anticipate the day they turn 21 and can legally go out on The Square. In the meantime, many underage students make the decision to borrow IDs from legal friends or order one from a fake ID manufacturer.
The University Star, Wed, Oct 15 2014 @ 06:30 PM
Despite the city- and campus-wide smoking ban, Marvelous Smoke and High Life Glass Works, the smoke shops closest to campus, haven't seen a difference in tobacco sales since either policy was instated. Texas State has been a tobacco-free campus since fall 2011.
The University Star, Tue, Oct 14 2014 @ 02:11 AM
The University of Louisiana-Lafayette takes to the road Tuesday to meet Texas State in San Marcos, Texas, in a Sun Belt Conference game. It's the first of two straight Tuesday games as the Cajuns meet Arkansas State next week.
NOLA.com, Mon, Oct 13 2014 @ 04:27 PM