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Federal cutbacks felt in Hays County

Federal budget shortfalls and proposed cuts could have far-reaching effects for a number of San Marcos–area organizations. more »

May 16, 2013 12:00 AM San Marcos | Buda | Kyle

Cement mason instructor John Zapata (center) teaches Gary Job Corps students to lay concrete for a walkway outside Central Texas Medical Center in San Marcos.

Photo by Ashley Landis

Gary Job Corps in San Marcos lifts enrollment freeze

On April 21, Gary Job Corps lifted a 12-week admissions freeze that had resulted in steep enrollment declines for the federal education and career training institution in San Marcos. more »

Apr 29, 2013 4:04 PM San Marcos | Buda | Kyle

San Marcos master plan to focus on young people

The City of San Marcos is developing its first master plan that focuses on the social and physical development of children and young people. more »

Apr 11, 2013 7:00 AM San Marcos | Buda | Kyle

San Marcos airport to lose tower personnel

Aviation Director Stephen Alexander said the funding for traffic controllers will end as early as April 7. There are currently six full-time correspondents at the tower that the Federal Aviation Administration will no longer fund. more »

Mar 25, 2013 1:37 PM San Marcos | Buda | Kyle

San Marcos City Council votes to ban live music at Zelicks

On Feb. 19, San Marcos City Council voted 7-2 to ban live, outdoor, amplified music from Zelicks Icehouse, the popular patio bar west of the downtown square. more »

Feb 20, 2013 1:50 PM San Marcos | Buda | Kyle

San Marcos City Council to decide on permit for Zelicks Icehouse

On Feb. 12, the Planning and Zoning Commission voted to approve a conditional-use permit for Zelicks Icehouse, denying an appeal by a neighbor who complained about noise at the bar. City Council must give final approval for the three-year permit. more »

Feb 13, 2013 3:30 PM San Marcos | Buda | Kyle

Hays CISD seeks input for superintendent search

The district has created a short online survey in which parents, staff and community members can choose what characteristics they are looking for in the next superintendent. more »

Feb 11, 2013 3:46 PM San Marcos | Buda | Kyle