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(San Marcos, TX)--The City of San Marcos will host an afternoon of festivities welcoming Texas State University students downtown at the interactive event “Passport to San Marcos” from 3 to 6 p.m. Friday, Aug. 21, on the square in downtown San Marcos. “Our goal is to familiarize Texas State University students with all there is to offer in our downtown district,” said Samantha Armbruster, Main

(AUSTIN, TX) — Sportsmen gearing up for the upcoming fall hunting seasons are reminded to renew their licenses for 2015-16, available starting Saturday, August 15. The current year Texas hunting and fishing licenses (except year-to-date fishing licenses) will expire Aug. 31. Every year, the Texas

(Hays County, TX)--Search and recovery teams will begin a new phase this weekend in the search for two children missing since the Memorial Day Weekend floods now that lower water levels have exposed areas near the Blanco River that were previously inaccessible. Several private organizations are

(Bulverde, TX)--The public is invited to a special groundbreaking ceremony at 9am. Wednesday, August 19th, for a new Comal County satellite office in Bulverde. The building, expected to open in early 2016, will include branches of the Comal County Clerk’s Office and Tax Assessor-Collector’s Office

(San Marcos & Wimberley, Texas)--Santa Claus is coming to town. That’s right, Santa and Mrs. Claus will be in San Marcos, this Saturday, with lots of toys for good girls and boys. Lone Star Santas’ Convoy of Toys, Disaster Relief for Children advertises themselves as a nonprofit, all-volunteer organization providing hope, joy, hugs, and toys, directly to children and families affected by
(SAN MARCOS, TX) – Texas State Director of Athletics Larry Teis has been selected by the NCAA Board of Directors to serve as the Sun Belt Conference representative on the newly-formed NCAA Division I Council. "I feel very privileged to represent all the student athletes, coaches, university staffs and conference staff in the Sun Belt Conference on the NCAA Division 1 Council," said Teis, who is
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(Hays County Courthouse, San Marcos, TX) – Hays County Commissioners Court has proclaimed the month of August as National Immunization Awareness Month in Hays County to increase awareness and understanding of vaccine-preventable diseases and their prevention. According to Registered Nurse and Case Manager for Hays County, Rebecca Herring, safe and effective vaccines are available to prevent
(Guadalupe County, TX)--The Commissioners Court of Guadalupe County will conduct Workshop Sessions for presentations, discussions, and possible motion to approve changes regarding the Fiscal Year 2015- 2016 County budget; and possible future remodeling and renovations to county buildings. Those meetings begin today at 10am; Tuesday at 1pm.; Wednesday at 9am.; Thursday at 1pm; and Friday at 9am..

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(Austin, TX)--Just in time for all that back-to-school shopping . . . . The annual sales-tax weekend holiday begins this Friday, and ends Sunday at midnight. The law exempts most clothing, footwear, school supplies, backpacks, and messenger bags individually priced under one-hundred-dollars from sales tax. That, could save shoppers about eight-dollars on every one-hundred-dollars they spend
(Bulverde, TX)--Comal County Crime Stoppers is looking for information on a man and woman who attempted to leave the Bulverde Home Depot with several items they had not paid for on July 2nd. One subject did leave with a tote full of items. They were driving a late model Chevrolet Tahoe. At the time of the theft, the Tahoe had a temporary buyers tag with last four digits “4507”. Comal County Crime
(San Antonio, TX)--The Task Force for Children with Special Needs (TFCSN), the Texas Health and Human Services Commission (HHSC), and Texas Parent to Parent are organizing the first-ever "Navigate Life Day" Saturday, to celebrate and support families who have children with disabilities and special health care needs. The Texas Health and Human Services Commission reports that the awareness day is
(Spring Branch, TX) -- Comal County Crime Stoppers is seeking tips for the identity and whereabouts of three unknown individuals who made a forced entry into a local pharmacy in Spring Branch. The burglars made off with a large amount of prescription drugs from the North Shore Pharmacy in mid-May. The suspect vehicle is described as a silver-SUV. Earlier the same day, a pharmacy in Wimberley, was