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Lone Star Swing is performing Western Swing and traditional country music tonight at 7:30 p.m. in San Marcos Plaza Park as part of Summer in the Park. (photo by Lone Star Swing)

 
LORI STEINDORF Features Editor   Popular regional band Lone Star Swing will spring into action tonight when bandmates perform Western Swing and traditional country music. The free concert at 7 p.m. in San Marcos Plaza Park is part of the Summer in... more

PALS has received a $10,000 grant for spaying and neutering services.

Prevent a Litter (PALS) is proud to announce that it has been awarded a grant of $10,000 by the Austin Community Foundation.  The funds will be used for spaying or neutering of cats and dogs in Hays County.  More information about this program can... more

Sales Manager Robert Searles lists the most commonly bought types of fireworks that he has observed customers buy for July 4 at Mr. B Factory Outlet Fireworks stand on State Highway 80. DAILY RECORD PHOTO BY DENISE CATHEY

 
Tara Pohlmeyer - Staff Reporter This holiday weekend, families across the nation will be celebrating Independence Day with backyard fireworks.  Not in San Marcos, though. Private fireworks are prohibited in and around San Marcos city limits, with... more

 

Music educator Joshua Lowe is credited for helping develop the puppet show, Anansi and the Moss-Covered Rock, that will take place today at 10 a.m., 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. at the San Marcos Public Library.

LORI STEINDORF Features Editor   Beginning this morning with a puppet show, the library is hosting a trio of events to amuse and amaze children while school is out. Based on an African folk tale, Anansi and the Moss-Covered Rock is planned for 10 a.... more

Hays County Sheriffs Deputies escort 43-year-old Norman Littlefield to a patrol car. He is charged with assault with a deadly weapon and is being held in Hays County Jail under a bond of $75,000. DAILY RECORD PHOTO BY DALTON SWEAT

 
Dalton Sweat - Wimberley View A Wimberley man was stabbed at the Buzzard Bar on the Wimberley Square Monday night. David Reynolds was taken to University Medical Center Brackenridge via StarFlight helicopter after being stabbed multiple times. He... more

Barbara Henshall, secretary and treasurer of the Morningwood Homeowners Association, said her passion is this park, and she’s grateful for the church members who helped make it happen. DAILY RECORD PHOTOS BY TARA POHLMEYER

 
Tara Pohlmeyer - Staff Reporter After four years of work, a local park has finally been completed and was dedicated on Saturday.  Morningwood neighborhood, a community just outside of San Marcos but within Hays County, is a stop on the San Marcos... more

 

 

Lone Star Swing is performing Western Swing and traditional country music tonight at 7:30 p.m. in San Marcos Plaza Park as part of Summer in the Park. (photo by Lone Star Swing)

 

PALS has received a $10,000 grant for spaying and neutering services.

Sales Manager Robert Searles lists the most commonly bought types of fireworks that he has observed customers buy for July 4 at Mr. B Factory Outlet Fireworks stand on State Highway 80. DAILY RECORD PHOTO BY DENISE CATHEY

 

 

Music educator Joshua Lowe is credited for helping develop the puppet show, Anansi and the Moss-Covered Rock, that will take place today at 10 a.m., 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. at the San Marcos Public Library.

Hays County Sheriffs Deputies escort 43-year-old Norman Littlefield to a patrol car. He is charged with assault with a deadly weapon and is being held in Hays County Jail under a bond of $75,000. DAILY RECORD PHOTO BY DALTON SWEAT

 

Barbara Henshall, secretary and treasurer of the Morningwood Homeowners Association, said her passion is this park, and she’s grateful for the church members who helped make it happen. DAILY RECORD PHOTOS BY TARA POHLMEYER

 

Sales Manager Robert Searles lists the most commonly bought types of fireworks that he has observed customers buy for July 4 at Mr. B Factory Outlet Fireworks stand on State Highway 80. DAILY RECORD PHOTO BY DENISE CATHEY

 

National fireworks spending charted to increase

Tara Pohlmeyer - Staff Reporter

This holiday weekend, families across the nation will be celebrating Independence Day with backyard fireworks. 

Not in San Marcos, though. Private fireworks are prohibited in and around San Marcos city limits, with penalty fines up to $2,000 for violating the ordinance. 

The old rock-facade pro shop was heavily damaged by the October 2015 flood, Texas State University officials say. They are not sure about its future. DAILY RECORD PHOTO BY DENISE CATHEY

 

Officials mull plans for old golf course

Anita Miller - Managing Editor

Officials at Texas State University aren’t yet sure of the details surrounding recreational fields that will be installed on part of the old Aquarena Springs Golf Course, but they do know that no one will be teeing off on the 18-hole course again.

Beware of foodbourne illnesses in picnic fare

No matter where you find yourself on the Fourth of July, you will probably see lots of food, beverages and grass-stained sneakers. Whether you’re enjoying a barbecue in the great outdoors, traveling to see family or friends, or spending time at home, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) is urging everyone to take extra food safety precautions when planning their menu. 

The Chamber of Commerce held an After Hours Mixer June 23 at Barefoot Athletics located at 300 N. LBJ. Shown here are Manager Timry Gunter, Melody Sandoval, Kelbi Hardin and Haleigh Blocker. DAILY RECORD PHOTOS BY PAM GRAVIS

 

Heather Wilson, Veronique Hahn, Molly Ann Garcia, Jessica McPherson and Debbie Harvey.

 

Bob Wilson and Brian Olson enjoying the buffet.

 

Trish Taylor tries on a new pair of sunglasses.

 

Lisa Tanksley and Jessica McPherson.

 

Enjoying the crowd at the mixer is Richard Hildreth from the Blanco River Regional Recovery Team and Michael Pena of Wells Fargo Bank.

 

Downtown gallery hosting bicycling fundraiser today

 Dahlia Woods Gallery will be hosting a social fundraiser for Bike SMTX at their downtown location, 232 North LBJ Drive, today from 6 – 9 p.m. There is no charge for this event and it is open to the public. Food will be provided by a local favorite, Italian Garden, and wine offered to guests of 21 years of age or older, for a suggested donation of $5 to benefit Bike SMTX, a local bicycle advocacy group.

Hays County Sheriffs Deputies escort 43-year-old Norman Littlefield to a patrol car. He is charged with assault with a deadly weapon and is being held in Hays County Jail under a bond of $75,000. DAILY RECORD PHOTO BY DALTON SWEAT

 

Suspect in stabbing jailed after bar fight

Dalton Sweat - Wimberley View

A Wimberley man was stabbed at the Buzzard Bar on the Wimberley Square Monday night.

David Reynolds was taken to University Medical Center Brackenridge via StarFlight helicopter after being stabbed multiple times. He was scheduled to be released from the hospital on Tuesday afternoon.

Barbara Henshall, secretary and treasurer of the Morningwood Homeowners Association, said her passion is this park, and she’s grateful for the church members who helped make it happen. DAILY RECORD PHOTOS BY TARA POHLMEYER

 

Volunteers improve community park

Tara Pohlmeyer - Staff Reporter

After four years of work, a local park has finally been completed and was dedicated on Saturday. 

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