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After the sun came out on Thursday, people — and turtles — returned to Rio Vista Park. Forecasters say we may have more rain late in the weekend, but no more freezing temperatures. (Daily Record photo by Anita Miller)

Emergency responders at the scene of Monday’s school bus crash. (Photo courtesy Lydia Sanchez)

Christopher Salinas - News Reporter

Monday afternoon took an unexpected turn for a family living along Hwy. 21 when a crane utility truck rear-ended a San Marcos CISD bus with 11 Travis Elementary students on board.


Trash in a ditch on Cape’s Road on its way to the San Marcos River. (Daily Record photo by Anita Miller)

Anita Miller - News Editor

The fruit trees around town are already in bloom, and bulbs that lay dormant over the winter months have sprouted. That means spring is near.


It might look like a herd of elephants came through Leighton Stallones’ northwest San Marcos yard but it was the whipping wind instead. Stallones lives off Lime Kiln Road. (Photo courtesy of Leighton Stallones)

Anita Miller - News Editor


All the scenery isn’t underwater during glass bottomed boat rides at the Meadows Center for Water and the Environment. This great blue heron stood silently on the shore of Spring Lake waiting for a fish to come within striking distance. (Daily Record photo by Anita Miller)

After the sun came out on Thursday, people — and turtles — returned to Rio Vista Park. Forecasters say we may have more rain late in the weekend, but no more freezing temperatures. (Daily Record photo by Anita Miller)

Emergency responders at the scene of Monday’s school bus crash. (Photo courtesy Lydia Sanchez)

Trash in a ditch on Cape’s Road on its way to the San Marcos River. (Daily Record photo by Anita Miller)

It might look like a herd of elephants came through Leighton Stallones’ northwest San Marcos yard but it was the whipping wind instead. Stallones lives off Lime Kiln Road. (Photo courtesy of Leighton Stallones)

All the scenery isn’t underwater during glass bottomed boat rides at the Meadows Center for Water and the Environment. This great blue heron stood silently on the shore of Spring Lake waiting for a fish to come within striking distance. (Daily Record photo by Anita Miller)
Much of the work reconstructing streets in downtown San Marcos is done; yet much remains. Construction equipment, discarded street signs and orange barrier markers occupy a lot off Hutchison Street. (Daily Record photo by Anita Miller)

From left: Texas State's Vic Bermudez, Kavin Gilder-Tilbury, Austin Evans and Ojai Black celebrate a victory over Arkansas State last Saturday night inside Strahan Coliseum (Gerald Castillo).

Men's College Basketball: Bobcats secure tournament berth

By JOE VOZZELLI
Sports Editor

Despite a 67-64 loss to Appalachian State on Thursday, Texas State still clinched a berth into next week’s Sun Belt Tournament.


Pictured are (front row) Doris Kuester, Powell Hinson, Gerald Champagne, Sam Volpe, Helen Mott, (middle row) John Ojeda, Teresa Gonzalez, Lee Bricker, Larry Gonzalez, Betty Champagne, Jose Silguero, Harriet Hanson, Marcia Wrbas, Robyn Glaze, June Tidwell, Augustine Agwuele, (back row) Dale Marquis, Billy Stokes, Ron Fortin, Gloria Fortin, Marty Kuester and Dale Fannon. (Photo courtesy San Marcos Public Library)

At SMPL: Tax Aid continues

AARP Volunteers continue to offer free Income Tax Assistance for the elderly, handicapped, and low-income at the San Marcos Public Library. Hours of assistance are on Saturdays from 10:00 a.m.


Top row: (left to right)  Avery Jones, Ashlin Wheeler, Emily Holechek, Dava Flowers, Georgia Barber and Brianna Blake, and bottom row: (left to right)  Ivory Barrera, Dani McNabb, Damaris Vasquez, Savannah Tovar, Alex Esparza and Katelyn Foster.

Miller Dancing Diamonds sparkle at competition

The Miller Middle School Dancing Diamonds sparkled at a recent Crowd Pleaser


Award winners at Bowie were (from left) Kelly Bost, Eulogia Martinez, Kash Greathouse, Lari Locke, Mary Thrasher, Moon Hernandez, Brandy Coppedge, Sarah Franks, Pam Thomas, Tiffany Kunzler, David Underwood and Cris Chonka. (Photos courtesy of Holly Hess)

De Zavala winners were (from left) Justine Pacheco, Cris Chonka, Tim Maresch, Kelly Bost and Lisa Jones

Chromebook winners at San Marcos High School were (from left) Lisa Jones, Ronda Stonecipher, Stephanie Kinslow, Mary Thrasher, Adam Wagner, Anthony Grandinetti, Cassie Polasek, Michael Morris, Jess Meyer, Dale Stonecipher, Giselle Robles, Kelly Bost and Kelli Lopez

SMCISD teachers recognized for technology use

As part of a district-wide initiative, the San Marcos CISD Curriculum and In

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From left: Texas State's Vic Bermudez, Kavin Gilder-Tilbury, Austin Evans and Ojai Black celebrate a victory over Arkansas State last Saturday night inside Strahan Coliseum (Gerald Castillo).

By JOE VOZZELLI
Sports Editor

Despite a 67-64 loss to Appalachian State on Thursday, Texas State still clinched a berth into next week’s Sun Belt Tournament.

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Candice Brusuelas, SMDR Features Editor, tries to get one of our News Reporters, Chris Salinas, to open up his pallet and eat more vegetables.

By Aiden Diaz
Multimedia Editor

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