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Cassidy Castro

San Marcos Police are asking for the public’s help in locating a missing teenager, Cassidy Jae Castro, age 15, who was last seen in the 100 block of Autumn Cove in San Marcos about 3:45 a.m. Monday. Police are concerned about the possibility of foul play.

Pearl Harbor survivor Clarence Heidemann, 94, (front seat) fulfills a dream by flying in a biplane with pilot Gale Haskins (rear seat) on Saturday at San Marcos Regional Airport.

By DAVID SHORT
Executive Editor
For 94-year-old Clarence Heidemann, Saturday was a day he will never forget, much like another one he survived in 1941. The latter was Dec. 7, now known as Pearl Harbor Day.

Jennifer Kabay poses with her novel, “Minder,” illustrated by husband Christopher Barnett.

By CANDICE BRUSUELAS
Features Editor

Map for Saturday July 26 for Rhythm of the Street downtown event.

By CANDICE BRUSUELAS
Features Editor

Rose Brooks spoke with Congressman Lloyd Doggett on Saturday.

By TARA POHLMEYER
Daily Record Reporter
Residents concerned about veterans’ affairs and the U.S. border crisis met with Congressman Lloyd Doggett on Saturday.
Doggett (D-35) held his yearly San Marcos neighborhood office hours at Rogelio’s Restaurant on South LBJ Street.
 

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San Marcos' outlet malls experience such heavy traffic during tax-free weekend that police are out in force and some exits and entrances to Interstate 35 will be closed.

By KAITLIN SCHMIDT
Design Editor
It’s that time of year again. And no, not Christmas. But for some shoppers it might as well be. Texas’ annual tax free weekend is coming up.
From Aug. 8-10 shoppers can enjoy shopping tax-free on specific items less than $100 including school supplies, clothes, shoes and backpacks.

 

Cassidy Castro
Pearl Harbor survivor Clarence Heidemann, 94, (front seat) fulfills a dream by flying in a biplane with pilot Gale Haskins (rear seat) on Saturday at San Marcos Regional Airport.
Jennifer Kabay poses with her novel, “Minder,” illustrated by husband Christopher Barnett.
Map for Saturday July 26 for Rhythm of the Street downtown event.
Rose Brooks spoke with Congressman Lloyd Doggett on Saturday.
San Marcos' outlet malls experience such heavy traffic during tax-free weekend that police are out in force and some exits and entrances to Interstate 35 will be closed.
Map for Saturday July 26 for Rhythm of the Street downtown event.

The rhythm of San Marcos

“Having a downtown grocery store like this is the best thing that we could ask for,” says Matthew Lewis, director of planning and development services of the little H-E-B. “If we could have them extend out and frame this corner and screen this parking, then this could redevelop in a more appropriate manner. And maybe it will one day. It’s very likely that you could retrofit this, have that as a storefront and have this as a street right here. Stranger things have happened.”

How to stretch your garden dollar

Many Texas home owners are unfamiliar with the art and technique of gardening, and spend needless dollars each year on landscaping. Although dollars spent on landscaping can pay big dividends, the trick is to stretch those dollars and make the most of the money invested. Here are some money-saving dollar-stretching suggestions for you to consider:

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