Local News for San Marcos, Texas

Mayor issues public health advisory04/03/2020

Mayor issues public health advisory

Daily Record photo by Nick Castillo Nick CastilloManaging Editor@Nick_Castillo74ncastillo@sanmarcosrecord.comThursday, April 2, 2020 San Marcos Mayor Jane Hughson issued a “Stay Home to Save Lives” public health advisory on Thursday, which continues to urge city residents to remain at home to prevent the spread of COVID-19. Hughson announced her advisory in a video message, saying residents READ MORE.
Local businesses find unique ways to operate during coronavirus pandemic04/03/2020

Local businesses find unique ways to operate during coronavirus pandemic

Gloria Martinez at Victory Cleaners makes a reusable mask. Martinez and her daughter Maricella and niece Alex Martinez have done their best to continue business as usual. Daily Record photos by Lance Winter Lance WinterPublisher@lancewinterlwinter@sanmarcosrecord.comFriday, April 3, 2020 “Necessity is the mother of invention.” It’s a proverb that’s been repeated countless times when the need READ MORE.
04/03/2020

SMCISD board votes to postpone election until November

Nick CastilloManaging Editor@Nick_Castillo74ncastillo@sanmarcosrecord.comThursday, April 2, 2020 The San Marcos Consolidated ISD Board of Trustees voted to postpone its upcoming May election until the Nov. 3 election during a special called virtual meeting on March 27. The SMCISD board has three board terms that expire in 2020 – District 1, currently held by Miguel Arredondo; District READ MORE.
County reports 3 additional cases04/02/2020

County reports 3 additional cases

Thursday, April 2, 2020 Hays County reported three additional cases of COVID-19 on Thursday, raising the total to 45 cases and 35 active cases. The county has received 247 negative tests and has 18 tests pending. Ten county residents who were diagnosed with COVID-19 have recovered, while six people have been hospitalized because of the READ MORE.