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SMPD officer Claudia Cormier 

Update (9:32 a.m.): A San Marcos Police Department officer was struck by a vehicle Saturday night while responding to cal

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SMPD officer Claudia Cormier 

Update (9:32 a.m.): A San Marcos Police Department officer was struck by a vehicle Saturday night while responding to cal

More than 2,700 communities in the United States have crisis intervention teams to respond to mental health emergencies, according to the National Alliance on Mental Illness. San Marcos is one

While a bill expanding the definition of hazing waits in the Texas House of Representatives, the Texas Senate adopted a resolution last week honoring the friends and families of recent

Sports

Photo by Drew King

Before he had even played a game in the maroon and gold, Skyler Valentine wanted to leave a mark on the team.

Photo courtesy of Texas State Athletics

The Sun Belt Conference announced that senior thrower T’Mond Johnson, senior sprinter Tramesha Hardy and Texas State head coach Jody Stewart were e

There is a value to being physically fit and in good health for every individual.

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Features

JERRY HALL

DAILY RECORD COLUMNIST

If you are looking for a nearby place to see lots of birds, I have a suggestion, get thee to Hornsby Bend. Specifically, go to the Hornsby Bend Bird Observatory,

Volunteers do a variety of services at the job sites from weeding and digging garden plots to scraping paint and restaining wooden decks, like these three volunteers during the 2017 event.
Submitted photo

Texas State University’s largest collective day of volunteer work for the community, Bobcat Build, was canceled for the first time since its creation in 2001. Thousands of volunteers and workers

We all know automation is coming more and more into our lives — soon vehicles won’t even need drivers anymore. So this article in a Resource Recycling caught my eye.

Obits

Margaret Olivia Bains, 96, a resident of Dripping Springs, Texas, passed away April 19, 2019. In keeping with her wishes Maggie will be cremated and her ashes buried at the

Ronald Ray Bagby, 78, a resident of Wimberley, Texas, passed away April 21, 2019. A Celebration of his Life will be held at 11:00 a.m. Saturday, June 8, 2019, at

Amelia C. Tristan, 86, lifetime resident of San Marcos, Texas, passed away May 8, 2019. A Funeral Mass was held Tuesday, May 14, 2019, at St. John’s Catholic Church in

Opinions

“A woman draws her life from man and gives it back again/And there is love, there is love.” - Noel Paul Stookey (Peter, Paul and Mary). Could that timeless lyric

Just when I think I’m doing something really important and feeling indispensable, I’m jolted back to reality. This week, Robert Maxwell provided this service. Maxwell was a retired auto mechanic

Prom season is upon us. We all know what that means: More American adults are doing their proms all over again.

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