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San Marcos Police responded Sunday to what was first a call for an allegedly stolen vehicle but became a major collision.

Police are searching for John Albert Barron, 30, who according to official reports led them on a high-speed chase from San Marcos to San Antonio be

Last week we mentioned the return of two of our former staff members. Shannon of Mind Your Ear can now be heard every Wednesday afternoon from 4 – 6 p.m.

Twenty one members of the Miller Choir auditioned for the TMEA All-Region 12 Honor Choir at Wood MS in San Antonio earlier this month, with 17 qualifying. Shown are (top row, from left) Cora LaCoss, Zara McElroy, Sean Morrow, Alex Sanchez, Samantha Irvin and Julianna Garza; (middle row, from left) Sara Amaya Cruz, Adylyn Jeffers, Chase Martinez, Timothy Neffendorf and Addison Odam (front row, from left) Dorothy Paddison, Rosario Castro-Rosas, Caleb McDaris, Trey Harris and Natalie Veech. The regional clinic will be held May 4, 3 p.m. at Seguin High School. Submitted photo

Twenty one members of the Miller Choir auditioned for the TMEA All-Region 12 Honor Choir at Wood MS in San Antonio earlier this month, with 17 qualifying. Shown are (top

Sports

Photo by Gerald Castillo

With one swing of the bat, senior first baseman Ryan Newman gave the Bobcats a 7-6 walk-off win in 10 innings over Arkansas State on Saturday. 

Texas State earned a three-game sweep over Georgia Southern by taking the series finale, 4-2, on Saturday inside Eagle Field in Statesboro, Ga. 

Photo by Gerald Castillo

Texas State head coach Ty Harrington stuck with Nick Fraze.

Photo by Gerald Castillo

Texas State swept its Thursday doubleheader against Georgia Southern.

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Features

Chimney Swifts are small with slender bodies and very long, narrow wings. They have round heads, short necks, and short, tapered tails. Photo by Melissa McMasters/Flickr

Chimney swifts are birds that enjoy close contact with humans, often nesting in chimneys just above the fireplace. If you are lucky, you’ll hear their soft, chittering calls as they

Texas State University student and United Campus Ministry (UCM) member Evan Perez reads with an elementary student during a UCM mission trip to the border last Spring Break. UCM made another trip to Eagle Pass Friday to drop off collected donations for their Easter Mission Donation Drive. Photos courtesy of United Campus Ministry

Holy Week – beginning with Palm Sunday – is generally a time for Christian believers to devote themselves to their faith, but this year United Campus Ministry (UCM) Pastor Todd

Praying you all have a very happy, safe and holy Easter. Here I’ll continue with an item from a Resource Recycling newsletter on plastic, which I started last week. Near

Obits

Donna Faye Skubal, age 81 of Lockhart, TX passed away April 12, 2019. Cremation arrangements under the direction of Legends Funeral Home.

Marcella Spiller, age 98 of Johnson City, TX passed away April 14, 2019. Cremation arrangements under the direction of Legends Funeral Home.

Bill E. Lewis, age 86 of San Marcos, TX passed away April 18, 2019. Cremation arrangements under the direction of Legends Funeral Home.

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The following article is the fourth article of a five-week series focusing on raising awareness about sexual assault and child abuse. April is both Sexual Assault and Child Abuse Awareness

Honor ‘Ms. Susie’ by treating employees as they deserve Dear Editor, Thank you for wonderful articles about my friend, Susan Mullen, aka Ms. Susie, the Viking Goddess. She was loved

I have had no direct involvement with Turning Point USA (TPUSA). What I know is what I have read in the San Marcos Record and learned from research. It seems