Local News for San Marcos, Texas

Hays County records 82 recoveries from COVID-19, 48 new cases Monday05/18/2021

Hays County records 82 recoveries from COVID-19, 48 new cases Monday

Daily Record infographics by Colton Ashabranner Nick CastilloManaging Editor@Nick_Castillo74ncastillo@sanmarcosrecord.comMonday, May 17, 2021 Recoveries from COVID-19 continue to outpace new cases in Hays County, pushing the active case count below 300. The Hays County Local Health Department reported 82 recoveries from the coronavirus, 48 new lab-confirmed cases, eight hospital discharges and three hospitalizations on Monday, which READ MORE.
05/18/2021

Book Matchmaking

Event dates: June 1, 2021 – June 30, 2021Event Time: 10:00 AM – 06:00 PMLocation: San Marcos, TX 78666Description:The librarians at the San Marcos Public Library are here to play matchmaker! Take a chance and let us set you up on a book date. If you’re lucky, you may even find your next favorite book! READ MORE.
05/18/2021

City Council Meeting

Event date: June 1, 2021 Event Time: 06:00 PM – 10:00 PMLocation: 630 E HopkinsSan Marcos, TX 78666Description:Keep up with local government and make your voice heard by participating in our city council meetings! Council meetings are regularly held on the 1st and 3rd Tuesday of every month at 6 pm. Citizens are welcome to READ MORE.
San Marcos Convention & Visitor Bureau hands out Rogers Family Tourism Awards05/17/2021

San Marcos Convention & Visitor Bureau hands out Rogers Family Tourism Awards

July Moreno, Kathryn Welch and Tim de Jong were recently presented with Rogers Family Tourism Awards during National Travel and Tourism Week, Above, Moreno – founder of Mermaid Society SMTX – receives her award from the San Marcos Convention & Visitor Bureau. Photos courtesy of the City of San Marcos Lance WinterPublisher@LanceWinterlwinter@sanmarcosrecord.comMonday, May 17, 2021 READ MORE.
Over 80,000 Hays County residents fully vaccinated against COVID-1905/17/2021

Over 80,000 Hays County residents fully vaccinated against COVID-19

Daily Record infographics by Colton Ashabranner Nick CastilloManaging Editor@Nick_Castillo74ncastillo@sanmarcosrecord.comMonday, May 17, 2021 Hays County’s vaccination effort continues to progress as more than 80,000 residents have been fully vaccinated against COVID-19, according to the Texas Department of State Health Services. As of Monday, the DSHS reports that 81,484 Hays County citizens have been fully vaccinated, approximately READ MORE.
City Council to hear presentation regarding proposed amendments to city charter05/17/2021

City Council to hear presentation regarding proposed amendments to city charter

Daily Record file photo Nick CastilloManaging Editor@Nick_Castillo74ncastillo@sanmarcosrecord.comMonday, May 17, 2021 The San Marcos City Council will receive a presentation regarding proposed amendments to the city charter, including a longer Mayoral term and a possible study to transition to single member city council districts. The councilmembers will hear the presentation of the final report from the READ MORE.
SPLASHING CELEBRATION05/17/2021

SPLASHING CELEBRATION

Texas State graduates take part in traditional river jumpLance WinterPublisher@LanceWinterlwinter@sanmarcosrecord.comSunday, May 16, 2021 Texas State University students celebrated their graduation by taking part in the traditional jump into the San Marcos River at Sewell Park. Texas State hosted its commencement ceremonies on Thursday and Friday at Bobcat Stadium. Above, Texas State graduate Akatzin Chavez takes READ MORE.