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San Marcos drops final non-district match to Incarnate Word

The Lady Rattlers had a tough three-set match against Incarnate Word Tuesday night. The Shamrocks jumped out to an early lead and took the first set (25-10). San Marcos battled back in sets two and three but came up short in close finishes (24-26, 23-25). San Marcos ended the evening with 30 kills a

SAN MARCOS DAILY RECORD - 2017-09-21 23:14:04

San Marcos Fire Department's Apparatus Tour

Music teacher Becky Ferrell passes out plastic junior firefighter hats to children as they sit on the front bumper of a fire truck during the San Marcos Fire Department's Apparatus Tour for day students at First United Methodist Church. DAILY RECORD PHOTOS BY DENISE CATHEY Music teacher Becky Ferrel

SAN MARCOS DAILY RECORD - 2017-09-21 05:00:00

Downtown Walkabout, Stars at Night Concert Series and more: 5 things to do the first weekend in fall in San Marcos, Buda and Kyle

Thursday, Sept 21 Third Thursday Downtown Walkabout Hosted by the Downtown Association SMTX, Downtown Walkabout is a monthly event that gives residents the ability to learn about their local businesses, partake in shopping sales and drink specials and enjoy live entertainment and art. Over a dozen b

COMMUNITYIMPACT.COM - 2017-09-21 16:57:46

City will implement Stage I water rules on Sunday, Sept. 24

Submitted by the city of San Marcos The city of San Marcos will return to Stage 1 water restrictions on Sunday, Sept. 24 after a brief respite from drought conditions. The Edwards Aquifer Authority implemented Stage 1 on Sept. 18. Stage 1 drought rules restrict use of sprinklers to one day per week

SAN MARCOS DAILY RECORD - 2017-09-21 05:00:00

218 Gallery is 'sew' into third Thursday

Mermaid Week and the explosion of activity focused on the San Marcos River, is tapering off, but Downtown Association members and Third Thursday participants are happy to extend it for just a few more days. 218 Co-op gallery will be open with new work as well as one-of-a-kind mermaid, octopus and sw

SAN MARCOS DAILY RECORD - 2017-09-21 05:00:00

Scouts learn values and more through popcorn sales

Scouts from across our area are looking for your help as they learn how to set goals, pay their own way and support a year's worth of character-building activities. Scouts of all ages are holding their 2017 popcorn sale at area businesses and neighborhoods. Supporting a Cub Scout or Boy Scout throug

SAN MARCOS DAILY RECORD - 2017-09-21 05:00:00

American Society of Civil Engineers gives Texas infrastructure a 'C-'

On Wednesday, weeks after Hurricane Harvey destroyed the cities of Port Aransas and Rockport and flooded Houston and South Texas, the Texas Section of the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE Texas Section) released the 2017 Report Card for Texas' Infrastructure during their meeting in San Marc

SAN MARCOS DAILY RECORD - 2017-09-21 05:00:00

Casting call for teenage girls upcoming in Austin

Vicky Boone Casting is conducting a casting search for a Texas-area girls, age 12-14, to play lead and supporting roles in an upcoming feature film called "Bull." "Bull" has received top level support from The Sundance Institute (Screenwriter's Lab, Directors Lab, Producers Fellowship, Catalyst Prog

SAN MARCOS DAILY RECORD - 2017-09-21 05:00:00

Splash! Mermaids take over San Marcos

(photo by Timothy Stuckey) Hundreds donned their shiniest scaly garb and even had a few tridents and such for the annual San Marcos Mermaid Parade and Festival. The parade, which wound through downtown San Marcos, is meant to celebrate San Marcos' vibrant artistic and river community. Attendees to t

HAYSFREEPRESS.COM - 2017-09-20 16:16:37

Social media clapbacks may finally blossom the budding UTSA-Texas State rivalry

After years of lightweight shade, the "I-35 Rivalry" between UTSA and Texas State may finally be solidified thanks to social media, where the Twitter trash talk takes aim at the Riverwalk and claims icons like George Strait and "The Bubble Guy." The Roadrunners and Bobcats will meet in San Marcos on

MYSANANTONIO - 2017-09-21 15:51:51

Hays County median housing price rises 6.5 percent

Hays County was the third fastest-growing county in the nation in 2016, according to U.S. Census Bureau statistics released today. (Courtesy Top Prop Aerial) Even though Brandy Guthrie, president of the Austin Board of Realtors said the Central Texas housing market just experienced the strongest su

COMMUNITYIMPACT.COM - 2017-09-21 15:52:13

SV's Williams thriving in starting QB role

The Smithson Valley quarterback was well prepared and knew the game plan inside and out. Still, it was the 6-foot-3, 185-pound junior's first time to play at this level. Because Smithson Valley entered the game against Pflugerville Hendrickson with no returning starters, he had teammates going throu

NEW BRAUNFELS HERALD-ZEITUNG - 2017-09-22 07:00:00

Noon Lions get ready for Shrimpfest

Even natural disasters that have disrupted the Gulf Coast of our state are not enough to keep the Canyon Lake Noon Lions Club from moving ahead with its annual Shrimpfest, and this year its members are working to expand and make it better than ever before. "We order about 500 pounds of fresh Gulf s

NEW BRAUNFELS HERALD-ZEITUNG - 2017-09-22 07:00:00

Wiggins receives Chair of the Board Award for work in economic development

Pat Wiggins became the fifth individual to earn the Greater New Braunfels Chamber of Commerce Chair of the Board Award when he received it earlier this week in the field of economic development. Up to six times annually, the chamber can recognize people in the community who have made a significant c

NEW BRAUNFELS HERALD-ZEITUNG - 2017-09-22 07:00:00

Zumba for Harvey: Instructors to host Zumbathon Saturday

Several instructors are hoping to help participants dance their way into better health for themselves and relief for Texas victims of Hurricane Harvey. On Saturday, a group is hosting the first ever Zumbathon at the Westside Community Center in New Braunfels. Eight Zumba instructors will lead a clas

NEW BRAUNFELS HERALD-ZEITUNG - 2017-09-22 07:00:00

SISD raises funds for Harvey relief

Through the efforts for the district, paired with those of the community, Seguin ISD surpassed their goal of raising $7,353 or $1 for every student, Superintendent Matthew Gutierrez said. "It went rather well," he said. "We actually exceeded our goal by a small amount. We raised $7,359. I was just c

SEGUIN GAZETTE-ENTERPRISE - 2017-09-22 07:00:00

Help the food bank so it can help others

The community came together en masse on Wednesday morning to officially welcome and celebrate the New Braunfels Food Bank, which conducted ribbon-cutting ceremonies at its new facility on South Seguin Avenue. An estimated 300 to 400 individuals attended the event, including city, county and state le

NEW BRAUNFELS HERALD-ZEITUNG - 2017-09-22 07:00:00

County to focus on state highway improvements

Comal County Commissioners received an update on the regional mobility planning process during their brief weekly meeting on Thursday. County Engineer Tom Hornseth outlined recent meetings of the Alamo Area Metropolitan Planning Organization's Transportation Policy Board and Technical Advisory Commi

NEW BRAUNFELS HERALD-ZEITUNG - 2017-09-22 07:00:00

210 adds 726: Different area code for new 210 customers

A change is coming Saturday for phone customers within the 210 area code, who now must dial the area code in addition to the seven-digit phone number. The change has been in the works since 2016, when the North American Numbering Plan Administration assigned 726 as an overlay for the 210 area code,

NEW BRAUNFELS HERALD-ZEITUNG - 2017-09-22 07:00:00

East Side community comes together for peaceful walk following recent violence

In an effort to end gun violence, about a dozen people on the East Side took the streets Thursday night. This follows several shootings, including one Sunday at the Hayes Food Mart on New Braunfels Avenue. "It's unbearable pain that we carry every day the mothers and fathers the first anniversary I

FOXSANANTONIO.COM - 2017-09-21 22:41:01