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An emergency responder clings to a helicopter that landed on Hwy. 80 Sunday. Several jurisdictions cooperated to rescue people from rooftops and vehicles that had been swept off the road by raging Blanco River floodwaters.SMDR photo/Anita Miller

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Debris from the Blanco Gardens neighborhood washed up against construction fences on River Road, including multiple trash cans and apartment dumpsters. SMDR photo/David Short

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U.S. Marine Alan Cameron gave the keynote address at Saturday’s memorial at the San Marcos City Cemetery. At right is Elisabeth Darnell, who sang the National Anthem. (Daily Record photo by Anita Miller)

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From left are Sheriff Gary Cutler, Meritorious Service Medal honoree Deputy Michael Kirkwood and Chief Deputy Jamie Page. (Photos courtesy of HCSO)

Hays County Sheriff Gary Cutler recently hosted a promotion and departmental awards ceremony at the Hays County Government Center. During this ceremony, Cutler awarded numerous departmental awards to staff members for their service and dedication to the Sheriff’s Office.
They included:


Western diamondback rattlesnake. Photo courtesy General Land Office.

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Makayla Bravo and Giovanni Uresti enjoyed trying on their new helmets. (Daily Record photo by Anita Miller)

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An emergency responder clings to a helicopter that landed on Hwy. 80 Sunday. Several jurisdictions cooperated to rescue people from rooftops and vehicles that had been swept off the road by raging Blanco River floodwaters.SMDR photo/Anita Miller

Debris from the Blanco Gardens neighborhood washed up against construction fences on River Road, including multiple trash cans and apartment dumpsters. SMDR photo/David Short

U.S. Marine Alan Cameron gave the keynote address at Saturday’s memorial at the San Marcos City Cemetery. At right is Elisabeth Darnell, who sang the National Anthem. (Daily Record photo by Anita Miller)

From left are Sheriff Gary Cutler, Meritorious Service Medal honoree Deputy Michael Kirkwood and Chief Deputy Jamie Page. (Photos courtesy of HCSO)

Western diamondback rattlesnake. Photo courtesy General Land Office.

Makayla Bravo and Giovanni Uresti enjoyed trying on their new helmets. (Daily Record photo by Anita Miller)

Texas State celebrates after its 8-7 comeback victory over UL Lafayette during Wednesday afternoon's Sun Belt Tournament first-round game at Riddle-Pace Field in Troy, Alabama.

College Baseball: Texas State stuns UL Lafayette with 8-7 comeback victory

By JOE VOZZELLI
Sports Editor

TROY, Ala. — Strange circumstances set the stage for Texas State's 8-7 comeback victory over UL Lafayette.

You won’t hear the Bobcats complaining.

With Texas State staring at a 7-4 deficit during the ninth inning of Wednesday afternoon’s opening round game of the Sun Belt Conference Tournament at Riddle-Pace Field in Troy, Alabama, the Ragin’ Cajuns committed two costly errors, both of which came with the Bobcats down to their final out.

Men's College Basketball: Kaspar adds JUCO transfer Conley to revamped roster

By JOE VOZZELLI
Sports Editor

Just when you thought Texas State head coach Danny Kaspar had put the finishing touches on his latest recruiting class, he goes out and signs another player.

Kaspar added junior college guard Bobby Conley to the Bobcats’ roster for the upcoming season.

Conley, who arrives at Texas State after spending two seasons with Palm Beach State Junior College in Lake Worth, Florida, caps Kaspar’s most-recent overhaul of his team’s roster.

College Athletics: NCAA lauds two Sun Belt teams for APR scores

By ISHMAEL JOHNSON
Daily Record Sports

The Texas State women’s golf and women’s tennis teams earned the NCAA Public Recognition Award on Wednesday afternoon for their recent multi-year Academic Progress Rate (APR).

Both teams rank in the top 10 percent of their sports for the four-year period that ended on Dec. 31, 2014.

APR provides a real-time look at a team’s academic success each semester by tracking the progress and performance of each and every student-athlete on scholarship.

High School Cross Country: Runnin’ Rattlers participate in marathon relay

By ISHMAEL JOHNSON
Daily Record Sports

This past weekend, three runners from San Marcos High School cross country runners, joined by three runners from Carrizo Springs High School, participated in the Beach to Bay Relay Marathon in Corpus Christi.

Nicholas Reyes, Robbie Reyes, Carlos Hernandez, Breaden Cardenas, Brian Cardenas and Gilbert Baldreas represented team “Just Run It” in the marathon.

The team placed 76th overall out of the 2,046 teams and 12,000 runners in the relay. They finished 15th in their junior men’s division (14-20 years old).


The River City Ballet will perform “Swan Lake” at San Mar Plaza Park for their annual spring performance. Attendance is free and shows will be at 2 and 4 p.m. (Photo courtesy River City Ballet)

River City Ballet performs ‘Swan Lake’ tomorrow

By SARAH POLLOK

Daily Record Designer

 


(Photo courtesy Statepoint Media)

Summery ways to improve your health

(StatePoint) For the health conscious, there’s no such thing as a summer vacation from making good nutritional choices and getting plenty of exercise. But there’s no reason to let a healthy lifestyle become boring.
Here are three ways to let the summer season guide your routine:
• Mix Up Movement: After months of indoor exercise, you may be ready for a change of scenery. And summer is the ideal time to take a break from the treadmill and incorporate different types of movement and exercise into your lifestyle.

Suspect in bank robberies under federal indictment

Anita Miller Managing Editor A federal grand jury has indicted a San Antonio man in connection with seven bank robberies including one in San Marcos.
Willie James Cleveland, 34, is accused of robbing the Wells Fargo Bank in the 1000 block of Hwy. 80 on Feb. 26; Woodforest National banks in San Antonio and Austin on Feb. 12 and 18, respectively; the Wells Fargo Bank in New Braunfels March 14; Chase Bank in Austin March 16; the Air Force Credit Union in San Antonio on March 26 and April 7 and BBVA Compass banks in San Antonio and Austin on April 16, and April 18, respectively.


Economist Dr. Ray Perryman uses his hands to make a point during his keynote speech at Thursday’s Greater San Marcos Partnership luncheon. SMDR photos by David Short

The annual luncheon is well attended by local business professionals.

Perryman: Expect more growth

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Texans urged to continue monitoring dangerous weather

 The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) is urging Texans to remain vigilant and closely monitor weather conditions as severe storms are expected to continue impacting the state  through the Memorial Day weekend.

Malcolm Ray Scott

Malcolm Ray Scott, 88, a resident of San Marcos, Texas, passed away May 20, 2015. He was born Jan. 30, 1927, in McDade, Texas, to Otma and Evadene (Parks) Scott. Malcolm served his country in the U.S. Navy. He is well known for having worked as a pharmacist at S&L Drug Mart for many years. He will be missed by all who knew him.  

Maria Juarez Vasquez

Maria Juarez Vasquez, a resident of San Marcos, passed away May 21, 2015 at the age of 90.
Visitation will be from 2 to 7:30 p.m. Monday, May 25 at Los Angeles Funeral Home and Rosary will be recited at 7 p.m. that evening in the funeral home chapel. Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday, May 26 at St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church and burial will follow in Memory Lawn Memorial Park, Martindale.
Arrangements entrusted to the Villasenor family – Los Angeles Funeral Home, 300 Cheatham Street, (512) 392-3676.

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Texas State redshirt junior starter Lucas Humpal chats with catcher Tanner Hill during Saturday's semifinal loss to UL Lafayette at the Sun Belt Conference Tournament in Troy, Alabama.

By JOE VOZZELLI
Sports Editor

TROY, Ala. — Maybe Texas State went to the well one too many times.

Food


Who says you can’t have stew in the spring? (Daily Record photo by Candice Brusuelas)

By CANDICE BRUSUELAS

Features Editor

 

Obituaries

Irma Ann Gonzales, 53, of San Marcos, died May 23, 2015.
Services are pending.

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