By CANDICE BRUSUELAS
For one of the iconic species associated with the San Marcos River, not all that much is known about the Texas Blind Salamander.
People who choose to drink and float the lower San Marcos River don’t have many options when nature calls.
The Texas Alcoholic Beverages Commission (TABC) has stepped up efforts designed to curtail underage drinking by going after the establishments that serve alcohol to minors.
Eleven San Marcos CISD educators have been awarded A+ Education Foundation grants, from a total of 81 such educator grants in Central Texas totaling over $72,000.
The rest of the nation does it in August — but this is Texas and we make our own rules.
Maj. Gen. John F. Nichols, The Adjutant General of Texas is pleased to announce Brig. Gen. Gerald “Jake” Betty will take command of the Texas State Guard on Sept. 1, upon the retirement of Maj. Gen. Manuel “Tony” Rodriguez, who has commanded since August 2012.
The Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board has authorized Texas State University to offer a new degree program to help address the shortage of qualified science teachers and boost the number of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) graduates from Texas schools.
A judge declared Texas’ school finance system unconstitutional again Thursday, finding that even though the Legislature pumped an extra $3 billion-plus into classrooms last summer the state still fails to provide adequate funding or distribute it fairly among school districts in wealthy and poor areas.
The 200 block of North LBJ Drive between Hopkins and Hutchison will open for traffic and parking tonight after months of construction.
Five years of building science content and knowledge was celebrated by several Travis Elementary students this summer.
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